Civil Engineer - Roads

Pertemps Scotland
Edinburgh Technopole
14 Apr 2018
21 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps Scotland Ltd are delighted to be working with our Public Sector organisation recruiting for a number of Engineers in their Planning and Transport Department. The position is based in central Edinburgh on a temporary ongoing basis. The rate of pay is between £15.27 - £18.22 per hour.

You will be joining a large department working on one of a number of operational services.

You will be:
" Working with other departments to prepare documentation that will be sent to Procurement for approval
" Liaising with contractors and other departments to make sure that access can be granted to conduct the necessary works
" Using Autocad to produce working drawings including road geometry and layout including complicated junction works, road pavement structure, surface and ground water drainage systems, traffic signals, traffic signs, bus stops, cycle footpaths, street lighting, flood protection measures and road markings
" Monitoring the work as it takes place to ensure it is conducted in compliance with the Departmental Quality Management System
" Supervising sites including control and management of contracts, including assisting in negotiating and advising on settlement of accounts and claims with suppliers and Contractors
" Ensuring that works are compliant with Health and Safety legislation
" Checking and approving work prepared by others as per relevant legislation
" Preparing professional reports for both technical and non-technical readers

You should have:
" A degree in Civil Engineering
" Previous working experience
" Experience with NEC Conditions of Contract
" Previous local authority experience is desirable

In return, we offer a competitive rate of pay, holiday accrual, enrolment in to a pension scheme (after 12 weeks) and the opportunity to work for a great employer.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online immediately or email your CV to

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