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Senior Highways Engineer

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    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

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    £35000 - £40000 per annum

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    5 months ago

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Job Description

Are you a Civil Engineer looking for an exciting new role? Are you looking for progression into a senior position? If so then this could be the perfect role for you!

My client is a is a multi-disciplinary consultancy able to offer a wide range of professional advice through all stages of a project. They are always totally committed to the needs of the client and takes pride in providing a high-quality service regardless of the size of scheme. They work throughout the UK, employing a multi-professional team of engineers, surveyors and experts in all types of construction projects.

My client is looking for a Senior Highways Engineer/ Technician to join their Highway Engineering Team. They are offering a competitive salary of £35,000 to £40,000. They offer a pension scheme, initial 25 days holiday rising for long service and free on-site parking. This role would be on a permanent basis. The company also has a strong commitment to training ranging from 'on the job training' in new software and design techniques to training programmes for Chartered status and external short courses.

Your team undertakes the following tasks
o Site appraisals, feasibility studies and pre-application advice
o Design of roads, junctions and drainage
o Production of pre and post-planning technical reports
o Junction capacity modelling
o Road Safety Auditing
o Utility Assessments

Relevant skills and experience you might have;
o Experience working in a transport planning / engineering design consultancy.
o You can deal with clients and interface with consultancy design and construction teams utilising competent communication skills both orally and in writing.
o You have technical and computing ability to produce horizontal and vertical highways design
o Strong self-motivation and initiative.
o Familiarity of highway planning procedures, including Section 38 / 278 Agreements, UK design principles and standards including MfS and DMRB.
o You can follow instructions and to work well with others as part of a team.
o Knowledge of procedures relating to TROs and Road Safety Audits etc.

If this is the ideal position you have been looking for to develop your experience within the Engineering sector, please apply today or for more details please call our Brook Street Abingdon Branch.


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