Highways Engineer

Highways Engineer

  • Location

    West Malling

  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £33000 - £46000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joanne Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8972

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:



Our Client is a specialist Highways Engineering provider, they maintain, design and construct motorways and trunk roads. Due to an increase in workload they have exciting opportunities for Highways Engineers on a permanent basis to be based in their Kent office.

As a Highways Engineer you will be part of the Highways design team

Core Job Summary:

· Undertake Construction Design Management responsibilities under the role of Designer.
· Support the Roads Design Team leader
· Working as part of the Integrated Delivery Team (IDT) including close liaison with other teams to ensure successful delivery of schemes
· To work within the given briefs, programmes and budgets and to advise the Design Team Leader and IDT if this cannot be achieved.
· Prepare concept designs, Value Management (VM) documents, participate in VM workshops and identify risks.
· Deliver schemes to programme and budget and report on progress on a regular basis and forecast progress and costs including preparation of designs, reports, specifications and other deliverables for their schemes.
· Detailed development and design of schemes including drawings, reports and calculations, in accordance with the Highways England's standards including the DMRB, IANs and MCHW.
· Seek innovation in the delivery of schemes and techniques used to design and construct them.
· Consultation with Local Authorities, Police and Stakeholders for the production of traffic regulation orders.

Competitive salary and benefits package for the right candidates.

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