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Date Added: Sat 14/01/2023

Senior Highways Engineer

Brighton, BN1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £35000 - £45000/annum


We are currently looking for a talented and motivated full time Senior Highways Engineer to join our Clients' team.. Their highway engineering teams are recognised industry leaders and operate across several markets including strategic roads, local roads and private developments. They work for a range of clients include national government agencies, local authorities, developers and contractors. They use the latest design software and techniques to produce innovative and efficient design solutions for our clients.

What does the Senior Highways Engineer role involve?

Working as a Senior Engineer in the Highways team they will offer you exposure to varied project work, both operating client side and in a design and build environment working on publicly funded and private developer projects. You will undertake (engineering) design and development through the application of proven techniques and procedures to develop appropriate solutions to customer problems including:

Undertaking and leading significant elements of the detailed design; e.g. drawings, specifications, reports and calculations etc, to achieve the optimum solution for the project.
Working in close collaboration with the team and other disciplines and having an appreciation of their role.
Providing technical guidance and support to colleagues and assist, where practicable, in mentoring and development.
Ensuring deliverables are carried out within agreed timescales and budgets.
Ensuring that solutions meet client needs and expectations are met/exceeded.
Liaising with our clients and contractors and supervising works on site when required.
Ensuring that all work is carried out to the Company's IMS, and current H&S legislation requirements.To be successful in this Senior Highways Engineer Role you'll possess:

A relevant degree and either have or be close to achieving a relevant professional qualification.
Demonstrable capability in the planning and delivery of minor highway projects or work packages on large projects.
Experience of undertaking highway geometric design in accordance with the DMRB, and desirably Manual for Streets, using Bentley MX /OpenRoads or Civils 3D.
Strong experience of CAD software packages (e.g. AutoCAD) and a sound understanding of their use in the design process for BIM.
A good all-round understanding of quality management systems and processes, financial project management systems, business and commercial issues.
A sound understanding of road design to meet Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations and to ensure Safety by Design best practices are achieved.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.What's in it for you?

As part of the Highways team you will be deploying sustainable techniques to make people and places safer and more resilient to flood risk and climate change. They promise a meaningful job where your work will drive environmental, economic and societal recovery.

What To Do Next

If you are interested in this Senior Highways Engineer opportunity, please click on the link to apply.

If you are interested in hearing about other roles in Civil and Structural Engineering, then please do not hesitate to contact Martin Boland now at (url removed) or call (phone number removed). We have many more vacancies available on our website. This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position
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