Highway Engineer / Senior Highway Engineer

Carrington West
14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Purpose
To manage and be responsible for the delivery of technical outputs of projects or service areas
to the meet the client’s brief.

Tasks/Responsibilities as follows:
•Undertaking services within an engineering environment which may include (but are
not limited to); scheme investigation, site and structure inspections, data collection
and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary and detailed design, preparation of
tender documents, works/construction inspection and supervision to progress
scheme design, development and construction.
•Managing the delivery of technical outputs of project teams.
•Acting as Lead Designer on work undertaken by the team.
•Contributing to technical excellence and innovation across the team.
•Ensuring personal utilisation targets are met.
•Contributing to Value Management / Engineering to support Principal Engineers
and Project Managers in ensuring that schemes are delivered with innovation.
•Communicate, deliver and implement improvements to SHEQ within all aspects of
•Carrying out the checking and certifying of design deliverables (including drawings
specifications, professional skill and care certificates, reports and contract
documents), and authorising where appropriate.
•Providing technical input to brief responses and proposals for new work.
•Ensuring that delivery is achieved in accordance with the company’s management
systems including Health and Safety, project and risk management.
•Developing the talent within the team by coaching and mentoring Engineers,
Technicians and Graduates and supporting their technical career development
•Supporting managers with provision of information on the technical performance of
staff for performance appraisal purposes.
Actively promoting Health and Safety in the workplace, setting a good example to
other employees and ensuring awareness of and compliance with general Health
and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and Safety Management
•Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required.

Skills / Experience

A degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.
To be a chartered / incorporated member of a relevant professional
institution (MICE/MCIHT) or demonstrably progressing towards this
level of attainment and possessing equivalent experience.

Knowledge / Experience
Demonstrable broad in-depth experience in design of highway
maintenance or improvement schemes to UK standards.
Experience of using relevant software.
Experience of working on design and build contracts (desirable).
Knowledge and experience of the main management systems &
processes used within a similar business.
Technical /
Skills / Ability
Able to carry out technical compliance checks for project team
Must be computer literate. Ability to work without supervision
essential, you will have the drive and determination to meet targets.
Fluent written and spoken English

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