Associate Highways Engineer

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Location: Exeter
Salary: £45000 to £63000 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 17 October 2019
Recruiter: Critical Project Resourcing
We are currently looking for a Principal Highway Design Engineer or an Associate Director to work for a major consultancy based in Exeter. Within the role you will be involved in the project management and technical delivery of highway schemes from inception through to handover of the completed scheme to the client. When acting as the Associate Highways Engineer the role will primarily be client facing in which you should be able to demonstrate a track record of delivery of schemes in either the local or national Highways schemes.   

The successful candidate will lead a dedicated team undertaking preliminary and detailed designs for major national Highway schemes and local authority transport improvements, both in the UK and overseas.  You will lead the design process and encourage the rest of the team to deliver appropriate and cost-effective solutions to the agreed programme; supporting those less experienced by completing technical reviews, mentoring and providing advice.

As mentioned, this position is based in Exeter and the mentioned consultancy are looking for either a Principal Highway Design Engineer or an Associate Highways Engineer. 

Job Requirements

- Achieved Chartership and have extensive post professional qualification experience.
- Experience of Project management and technical delivery lead of medium to high complexity Highway schemes, with detailed experience of Highways Agency procedures essential.
- Proven knowledge in highway design, maintenance and supervision of highways related projects. This should include new build, maintenance and assessment of roads infrastructure.
- Proven working knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) and Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW) in relation to Highway projects.
- Experience or knowledge of Highway design packages such as MX/Civils3D etc and WinDes preferred but not essential

If this position is of interest, then don`t hesitate to contact Sebastian at Critical Project Resourcing

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