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Highways Technician

Highways Technician

  • Location

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £23000 - £27000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hazel Caine

  • Contact email:

    hazelc@scantec.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8976

  • Job ref:

    080038

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    n/a

  • Expiry date:

    2018-06-22

  • Start date:

    2018-05-25

Highways Technician – Birmingham

Job Purpose:

To assist with the preparation of technical solutions to engineering problems as a member of a design team and as directed. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Undertake services within an engineering environment which may include (but not limited to); scheme investigation, site inspections, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary and detailed design, preparation of tender documents and works/construction inspection and supervision.
  • Prepare drawings using AutoCAD and other software.
  • Assist in the preparation of technical designs in accordance with approved design procedures and systems.
  • Have knowledge of Health and Safety responsibilities and of other company procedures.
  • Be a proactive and collaborative team member, working closely with colleagues and fit seamlessly into a delivery team.
  • Be flexible and proactive and liaise with other teams from other engineering disciplines.
  • Take ownership of own career development and appraisal procedures and undertake additional learning.
  • 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:
  • Award of or training towards HNC Civil Engineering (or other relevant discipline) or equivalent or relevant demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Proficient in the production of engineering drawings.
  • Experience in the production of drawings for highway maintenance, highway improvement and highway structures schemes (desirable)
  • Competent in the use of AutoCAD (desirable)
  • Experience of relevant design software and standards.
  • Knowledge of and experience in design of highway improvement or maintenance schemes to UK standards (desirable)
  • Fluent spoken and written English.
  • IT Literate.
  • Able to work under supervision and to seek advice when necessary.


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