Highway Engineer

Calibre Search
North Yorkshire, UK
18 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal or Senior roads & drainage engineer needed in York. Opportunity for a new acquisition, therefore making them a major UK consultancy now in the UK in the rail/highway and transportation industry.
They are looking for an engineer with experience in infrastructure projects to join an existing team. You will be responsible for leading a team of highway and drainage professionals and managing a portfolio of highway and drainage Infrastructure projects.
We support clients and projects throughout the UK with a focus on high profile rail, highway and energy projects, providing highway and drainage designs from concept through to detail design.

Working within the Highways and Drainage team your main duties will include:
Leading a team of highway and drainage professionals / Managing a portfolio of Highway Infrastructure project/ Overseeing design sub-contracts and programmes of work / Undertake the duties of designer as highlighted in CDM legislation / Manage the checking and approval process to ensure compliance with both client and business requirements / Other duties include financial management, stakeholder engagement, contractor & consultancy liaison and budget holder responsibilities
The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years of relevant design experience and have or be approaching chartered or incorporated status. Proven experience in the technical and commercial management of highway/drainage design projects is essential.

We are also looking for candidates who can demonstrate technical expertise in one or more of the following areas:
Highway Design / Highway Drainage / Rail Drainage / Airport Drainage / Asset Management / Foul water / Sustainable foul and surface water drainage design / MicroDrainage

You must also be able to evidence:
* Experience of managing/leading a team
* Excellent written and verbal communication.
* Drive and ability to build client relationships and develop suitable opportunities.
* Ability to work within multidisciplinary teams.
* Previous experience in Highways and/or Drainage is essential for this role.
* Previous experience of working with Design and Build contractors would be advantageous
If this role is of interest or you require anymore information on a similar highway/civil engineering role, then give me a call at Calibre Search on (phone number removed)

Calibre Search promote equality in the workplace and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified candidates regardless of their sex, race, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We act as both an employment agency and employment business

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