Highway Desgin Engineer

Carrington West
£25 - £35 per hour
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Role Description Job Title: Engineer (Roads) Reporting to: Team Leader (Roads) Location: Telford Job Purpose (brief description of role): To be responsible for activities relating to the value management, design and contract preparation of highway schemes delegated to you by the Team Leader. Tasks/Responsibilities as follows: ·Preparing Road Renewal and/or Improvement designs ·Preparing technical reports ·Dealing with project related correspondence ·Maintaining high technical standards, consistent with the project brief ·Undertake site surveys when required ·Assisting in project administration and control including monitoring of costs and programme ·Work in collaboration with the other divisions including Commercial and Delivery ·Mentoring, supervising and co-ordinating the work of others ·Ensure compliance with the Roads Quality Plan ·Ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations ·Actively promote Health and Safety in the workplace, setting a good example to other employees and ensuring awareness of and compliance with general Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and Safety Management System. ·Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required. Typical Skills/Experience as follows: ·Experience in the detailed design of highway maintenance and improvement schemes, preferably on the Highways Agency's Road Network. ·HNC/HND/Degree in Civil Engineering ·Knowledge of highway's assets and the appropriate solutions for renewal or improvement ·A thorough knowledge of Highways Agency's Design Manuals and Specifications ·Experience using quality, environmental and health and safety legislation and management systems, particularly CDM 2007 FOOTNOTE: If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation. Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40 years' experience in this market. Please call Tom Carson at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66879914

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