Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Carrington West Limited
£35k - £50k pa
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job description Due to an expanding workload, we are seeking a Senior Engineer for our Infrastructure Design team in Biggleswade. We also have a traffic and transportation team and whilst not a requirement, relevant experience would be considered an advantage. Work is spread across several sectors however, our busiest area is currently the residential market. Key responsibilities and duties * Provide engineering advice and design input from feasibility through planning and onto construction * Produce highway and drainage designs together with associated drawings and calculations for technical approvals and construction * Liaise with clients and professional team members; both internal and external * Liaise with highway and water authorities, the Environment Agency and other stakeholders to agree design parameters and obtain necessary approvals * 3D ground modelling to assess cut and fill quantities * Prepare or assist with Flood Risk Assessments * Delegate and provide technical guidance to more junior staff members, whilst also acting as a mentor Key Experience The successful candidate's experience should include: * Highway and drainage designs to achieve technical agreements, such as S38, S278, S104 and Building Control approval * Liaison with highway and drainage authorities, the Environment Agency and other stakeholders involved in the approval process * AutoCAD, MicroDrainage and AutoTrack software * An appreciation of 3D highway design software * Strong experience in the design of residential development infrastructure * Good understanding of the DRMB and local authority design standards * Proven experience of project delivery to time and budget * Extensive communication with colleagues, clients and fellow design team professionals * Excellent written, verbal and computer based communication skills The following would be advantageous but are not essential: * Preparation of Flood Risk Assessments and an understanding of the NPPF * Knowledge of ARCADY, PICADY and TRICS * Preparation of Transport Assessments and Statements IND123
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