|Job Ref:||204380464||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Oxfordshire||City:||Oxford||Address:||Post Code:||OX4||Salary:||£35000 - £50000/annum||Post Date:||07/10/2016 02:10|
We are seeking a skilled and experienced Senior or Principal Highways Engineer to join our client engaged in all aspects of the delivery and development of highways schemes and projects in both the public and private sector. |
Our client is one of the largest privately owned Partnerships of Consulting Engineers in the UK. The Firm has experienced significant growth over recent years, expanding and building upon its core business of Civil and Structural engineering to offer a wide range of associated multi-disciplinary services.
As a Senior/Principal Highways Engineer you will contribute/design project manage the delivery of development related highway schemes (s278/s38), for private developers as well as highway schemes for local/central government.
Projects range in size from multi-million pound highway schemes to small junction improvements. You must be able to work independently and proactively on technical aspects including horizontal and vertical alignment, drainage, Stats, Contract preparation, Orders preparation and be fully conversant with the DMRB, drainage standards (s104) and industry design standards. You must also be able to work collaboratively with senior staff and with the management of larger projects including QA, Project Management etc. Take individual responsibility for a range of projects types, manage them independently and be the Client?s main point of contact. Instruct, supervise and mentor junior staff in the design and management of Highway schemes and work with Clients to ensure delivery of projects to time and cost and to help manage change.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have relevant professional qualifications or equivalent to. You must be experienced in management of others and you own accountability, you also must have Highway design experience, technically competent. It is fundamental you have the ability to work independently and have the ability to mentor and support team members. Building on experience in your chosen field and continuing your professional development.
In addition you will be able to demonstrate the ability to programme, supervise and monitor a number of projects simultaneously from inception to completion. This will include using your strong written and verbal communication skills, good IT Skills. You will also have good time /budgetary management skills.
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This vacancy is being advertised by Globe Recruitment Limited. The services advertised here are those of an Employment Agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we are pleased to accept applications from all sections of the community. Any qualifications listed are indicative and we confirm that we are willing to accept applications from people holding equivalent qualifications