|Job Ref:||204646756||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||South East London||Address:||Salary:||£20000 - £25000/annum||Post Date:||10/10/2016 16:55|
Due to a number of upcoming schemes and internal promotions, our clients based in South East London are seeking a Graduate Highways Engineer to work on schemes within London.|
You will be working alongside an established team of Engineering professionals with opportunities not limited to this specific area or contact.
•Undertake scheme investigation, site inspections & investigation, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary/detailed design, preparation of tender documents and construction inspection/supervision & other activities.
•Prepare technical design calculations, drawings, reports, tender documents, specifications, designer's risk assessments and other CDM documentation and other documents.
•Competently use specialist software.
•Agree delivery targets with senior staff and report regularly on progress towards milestones.
•Assist with the delivery of small projects or a small programme of work with minimal supervision.
•Work in accordance with our client's systems and procedures, including those relating to SHEQ, project & risk management.
•Be a proactive and collaborative team member, work closely with colleagues. Fit seamlessly into a delivery team.
•Take ownership of own career development using relevant company procedures and undertake additional learning.
•Contribute to the development of technical solutions at feasibility, preliminary and detailed design stages.
•Prepare sketches and drawings for Technicians to develop using AutoCAD.
•Contribute to technical excellence and innovation in the team.
•Ensure that your personal utilisation targets are met.
•Work collaboratively alongside other teams.
•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.
Key Skills and Qualifications:
•A degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline. Working towards Incorporated or Chartered Status of a relevant professional institution.
•Competency in AutoCAD.
•Gaining knowledge in design of highway improvement or maintenance schemes to UK standards.
•Gaining knowledge in the main management systems & processes used within a similar consultancy business.
•Gaining knowledge in relevant design software and standards.
•Fluent spoken and written English.
•Able to work under own initiative and to seek advice when necessary.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Luke Clifford at Carrington West on (Apply online only).
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 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Luke at Carrington West on (Apply online only) for more information