Senior Highways Engineer

Recruiter
Appoint Group
Location
Shrewsbury
Salary
33000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Title: Senior Highways Engineer

Location: Shrewsbury

Salary: GBP33K - GBP38K

Description:

Our client is currently looking to recruit a number of experienced Highway Engineers to join an expanding team based in Shrewsbury. The successful candidates will design and deliver highways maintenance and engineering schemes across Shropshire and Nationally.

Duties:

1. Undertaking scheme investigation, feasibility studies, preliminary/ detailed design, tender documents, site inspections, data collection and analysis, and works construction inspection and supervision.

2. Providing technical input to the agreement of project briefs, proposals and deliverables with Project Managers.

3. Managing the delivery of small to medium sized projects or programmes of work with minimal supervision.

4. Preparation of technical documents and drawings.

5. Carrying out the checking, certifying and authorising for issue designs, documents, approvals, Professional Skill and Care Certificates and reports.

Experience & Qualifications Required:

1. A Degree or HNC/ HND (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering (or other relevant discipline), or other demonstrable experience. You will be or actively working towards Incorporated or Chartered status of a relevant professional institution.

2. Relevant experience and knowledge in the design of highway maintenance and improvement schemes and general civil engineering projects.

3. Knowledge of consultancy systems and processes.

4. Working knowledge and experience of relevant highway and drainage design standards and preparing contract documentation (for example DMRB and Model Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW) and NEC2/ NEC3 form of contract).

5. Experience of Project Manager role under NEC2/ NEC3 contract would be desirable.

What do you do now?

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