Principal Highways Engineer

Principal Highways Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £42 - £48 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joanne Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8972

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

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Our Client works in an innovative and creative way to deliver services to their communities.  They are challenging at times so they are always looking for better and smarter ways to work.  As a Principal Engineer you will use your highways design skills and technical experience to undertake, and supervise others in, the detail design of a range of major highway schemes.

You will have experience in highways and drainage design.  You will be involved in the procurement, planning, feasibility, design, financial and resource management of these schemes.  You will prepare and supervise others in the preparation of contract drawings and documentation for the highway schemes you are involved in.

You may work across the Design team, which may involve schemes generated from; agreements made under Section 38 or 106 of the Highways Act, Major Schemes, Maintenance, Safety and / or West Yorkshire Transport fund initiatives.

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