Highways Engineer

£20 - £24 per hour
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Highways Engineer to join a highly regarded Top Tier civil contractor based in South London. This is your opportunity to further develop your career with one of the UK's largest civil construction companies.

The ideal candidate will have solid experience working on major Highways upgrade schemes in the UK. Prior experience working on Term Maintenance Contracts would be highly advantageous.

This will be a challenging career development role that will significantly help further your experience in Design & Build pavement contracts and subcontractor management working on a major Highways Alliance Contract.

Duties of Highways Engineer will include:
*Ensuring the works are constructed according to the design and specifications
*Ensure Health and Safety compliance
*Produce and monitor weekly programs
*Interpreting and implementing of the construction process and procedure
*Monitoring and management of the nominated subcontractors
*Quality control in accordance to the specifications
*Compiling of Method Statements
*Produce accurate daily diaries and plant recons
*Permit clearances, RFIs, daily records, etc
*Manage Site Engineer and their duties including Setting out of the works and As built drawings

Requirements for Section Engineer:
*HND or Degree in Civil Engineering
*Extensive experience as Section Engineer/Senior Engineer on Civil engineering projects
*Experience on highways or major roads
*SMSTS and First Aid
*A UK driving licence and the right to work in the UK

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all.

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