Senior Infrastructure Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Telford

£ 38000 - 40000 per year

Senior Highway/Drainage Engineer vacancy

Our client is currently seeking a Highways/Drainage Design Engineer to join their expanding Transportation team in Telford.

For this role you would be degree qualified and have significant post graduate experience in a similar role ideally within a consultancy environment. You would have demonstrable experience in highways and/or drainage design at conceptual, preliminary and detailed design stages. You would also be experienced in the use of AutoCAD, Civil 3D and MicroDrainage.

Our clients team has an established track record of successfully delivering highways and drainage schemes to clients across the region, nationally and internationally. The team provides conceptual, preliminary and detailed design services on a wide range of projects and supports other business lines where their projects require it.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical input to highway/drainage schemes including design, drawing production and technical report writing
  • Take a lead role on project elements within your particular skill area  
  • Undertake site visits as required 
  • Attend internal and external Project Progress meetings, as required 
  • Liaise with sub-consultants and external parties as required 
  • Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief
  • Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health and safety in design
  • Act as a Deputy Project Manager (once accredited) as necessary including costing and programming studies and monitoring financial performance
  • Prepare detailed client briefs, fee proposals, technical responses and study reports for Manager approval
  • Support team manager in mentoring junior staff


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