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Senior Highways Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35 - 38 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Senior Highway Engineer
We are currently assisting our client based in Essex, to find an experienced and available Senior Highways Engineer to join their busy Highways and Engineering department.
What the job is for:
In relation to Highway Engineering, you will be responsible for:
Conducting feasibility studies leading to final design and implementation of schemes to current technical standards.
To prepare or assist in the preparation of technical design and contract documents
Formulate project programmes and liaison and co-ordination of stake holders to deliver project to time scale and budget.
Compile maintenance schemes / contracts and monitor progress of contracts and consultants to deliver cost effective maintenance of infrastructure.
Supervise, motivate and direct junior members of staff to promote project delivery to agreed timescale and budgets.
What you will need to succeed:
·Ability to demonstrate experience in Highways engineering
·General knowledge of Engineering, Highways and transport policies and associated legislation
·Good written and verbal communication skills
·Working knowledge of AutoCAD
·Able to work without close supervision
·Ability to keep good work records
·HNC or Degree in Civil Engineering / Transportation
What you will get in return:
Working at a fantastic location being paid £35 - £38 per hour, this will be an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join an already strong Highways Engineering team.
Previous experience in Highways is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Transport Planners with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.

For further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.

Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information

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