Assistant Engineer- Highways

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Carrington West
£13 - £17/hour
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Engineer- Highways

Carrington West on behalf of their client is recruiting for an Assistant Engineer- Highways.

The Assistant Engineer- Highways will join a busy Highways team based in Caerphilly.

The Assistant Engineer- Highways will

·Assist, undertake and contribute to the design, contract preparation and procurement of highway improvements and routine/non-routine maintenance schemes.
·Undertake topographical, drainage and condition surveys and the setting out of site works.
·Undertake the control, review and monitoring of whole life project fee and construction expenditure and financial management of budgets.
·Assist and undertake the design, contract preparation and procurement of land reclamation, land drainage, traffic calming, traffic management, demolition, urban regeneration and other miscellaneous design services.
·Assist in the preparation of fee bids and programmes in response to project briefs.
·Assist and undertake and contribute to the design, contract preparation and procurement of geotechnical and contamination investigations.
·Assist and undertake the checking of tenders, the evaluation process, making recommendations and the preparation of assessment reports.
·Assist and undertake the site supervision, contract administration, the checking of compliance with Specification, the admeasurements of completed works, checking of submitted accounts and valuation of contract works.
·Assist, undertake and contribute to the preparation of desk top, feasibility and other special studies.
·Assemble information, preparation of material and liaison with other in connection with statutory highway orders and other related provisions.
·Assemble information and liaison on land purchase and land compensation matters.
·Liaise with the Highways Operations Manager, the Police and other bodies regarding temporary traffic management arrangements for projects.
·Prepare information for public consultation exercises on highway and other engineering proposals.
·Liaise between various stakeholders, clients and other external organisations to ensure a high standard of service delivery is achieved.
·Undertake all duties in accordance with the requirements of the Group's performance management systems and service delivery indicators and targets for improvement.
·Assist in the operation of systems, procedures and practices to ensure the compliance with the provisions of health and safety legislation and general risk management arrangements.
·Undertake all duties in accordance with the Groups Quality Assurance Management

The Assistant Engineer- Highways is a long term contract initially 12 months.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Jason Kohle at Carrington West on (Apply online only).

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 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jason at Carrington West on (Apply online only) for more information. IND123