Highways Design Engineer

Recruiter
Site Staff
Location
Southampton
Salary
£28000 - £35000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy who specialise in Transport Planning and Highway Design are keen to source a suitably qualified Highways Design Engineer to be based out of their Southampton offices.
 
You will join the companies Engineering team and provide design support to the Senior Engineer as well as managing your own design projects.

The ideal Candidate will have:
- Previous Engineering experience of more than 3 years, with knowledge and understanding of highway engineering design and construction
- Experience and understanding of working directly with developers, local authority and architects
- Relevant Qualifications in Civil Engineering and/or additional experience
- Experienced user of AutoCAD systems and Highway design software
- Project management skills from initial start-up through to completion
- Previous experience of working with computer based systems
- Fast and accurate typing skills, high level of proficiency in Microsoft packages

Role Specific Requirements include:
- Interest in development planning, Highways Design and Flood Risk Management
- Work in a design and construction environment with liaising with developers, architects and local authorities
- Full responsibility and Project management of technical schemes
- Design off-site highway features (junctions, roundabouts, link roads etc) in accordance with the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges
- Design estate roads in accordance with Manual for Streets
- Carry out flood risk assessments in line with PPS 25
- Design drainage networks in line with Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems
- Provide technical Highways Design input to support planning applications
- Help prepare for, attend and record internal and client project meetings

For further details and a confidential discussion please apply including submission of your current CV.

This is a permanent position and SITE STAFF will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf of our client

Keywords: design, Cad, highways design, road design, AutoCAD, Highways engineer, Civil design