Job title: Highways Engineer | Senior Highways Engineer
Salary: £27K - £40K
Successful candidates should possess the following technical skills: Significant experience of highways and traffic engineering design, ideally gained in a consultancy background.Demonstrable industry experience, with a good understanding of the latest highways design standards and guidance, e.g. DMRB, TSRGD, relevant TfL and Highways England guidance and procedures as applicable. Ability to apply them with minimal supervisionGood written skills and track record in the preparation of reports and technical specifications.Proven experience in feasibility, preliminary and detailed design, including associated traffic management requirements, and experience of writing technical specifications and reports.Site supervision and experience of working closely with works contractors.Proven experience in road design, horizontal & vertical geometry, road alignment, pavement build-up, setting out, cross sections, long sections, ground modelling, excavation level, formation level, finished level, cut/ fill, earthwork, contoursAbility to undertake designer’s duties in accordance with Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.Experience of coordinating utility searches and assessing potential conflicts.Experience of working with OS base mapping and topographical surveys Proficiency in the use and application of AutoDesk products such as AutoCAD, AutoTrack. Knowledge of KeySIGN, KeySignals and PDSLines an advantage but not essential.Working knowledge of Building Information Modelling (BIM)
The ideal candidate must have: An engineering degree from a reputable universityExperience, ideally gained in a consultancy backgroundAchieved – or be actively seeking to achieve - Chartered status through ICE, CIHT or equivalent, and have appropriate professional accreditations. Ideally relevant project management qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2/APMP).
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