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Highway Design Engineer job in Essex / London

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Job Ref:  204266220
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Civil and Structural
Job Type:  Contract
Country:  United Kingdom
City:  Essex / London
Salary:  £1 - £35/hour
10/10/2016 18:51
You will be responsible for designing elements of significant highway infrastructure projects with values of up to £70million, delivering to the highest technical standards and quality targets. You will be a competent designer with proven ability who takes ownership and responsibility for design solutions.

o Incorporated or Chartered Engineer (or proven ability to work at the level expected of an experienced Incorporated Engineer)
o Foundation Degree or HND in Civil Engineering
o BEng or MEng would be an advantage

Essential Criteria
o Competence and experience in all elements of highway design with proficiency in either alignment of highway drainage design.
o A thorough understanding of the appropriate elements of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges with experience in identifying and seeking approvals for departures in standards
o Knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project with a track record of successfully delivering technically robust projects from minor works to major infrastructure improvements
o Proven ability in practical detailing for elements of a highway engineering projects using appropriate standards and engineering judgement
o Experience of preparing detailed Specifications and Contract Documents
o Proven ability to coach and develop less experienced team members
o Excellent standard of written English in the preparation of technical reports and specifications

o Supporting Project Managers in designing schemes for both the public and private sectors;
o Preparing scheme drawings, from feasibility design through to detailed design;
o Utilising 3-D design packages, ideally including MX, AutoDesk Civils 3D and Microdrainage (or similar);
o Preparing works packages - bill of quantities, specifications and construction drawings;
o Assigning work to and checking/reviewing the project teams work;
o Working alongside traffic modellers and other specialists to refine designs, optimising arrangements for different users and uses;
o Supervising construction work;
o Preparation and presentation of project reports;
o Evaluating engineering problems, consulting senior staff as necessary;
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o Ensuring tasks are carried out within agreed timescales and budgets;
o Working with other highway engineers, geotechnical engineers, landscape architects and clients as required on technical aspects of projects;;
o Mentoring and supporting the development of the team;
o Keeping up-to-date with current methods and design guidelines;
o Compliance with Quality, Safety, Environment and managerial procedures.
o Solving engineering problems
o Developing works cost estimates,
o Checking and reviewing the work of others
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