Senior Highways Engineer

Senior Highways Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35 - £38 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joanne Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8972

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:



Our Client is currently seeking a Senior Highways Engineer to compliment their Highways Design team in their Stockport Office.

This contract opportunitiy is currently outside IR35, any changes to this will be advised of prior to April.

Degree plus professional development – preferably I Eng minimum progressing to C Eng

Experience required
Minimum of 5 years practical experience in delivery of highway projects preferably for Local Authorities.
Experience in scheme development, scheme appraisal and planning applications.
Experience with private developers – S278/S38 agreements.
Comprehensive knowledge of DMRB and other relevant design standards.
Strong communication and negotiation skills.
Ability to monitor project and SU costs.
Be able to work in a team and take responsibility for allocating work to junior staff.
Knowledge in preparing tender documentation.
Knowledge of MCHW.
Experience of meeting attendance to discuss issues with clients, contractors, local authorities and other statutory bodies.
Good time management and organisational skills with the ability to maintain good records.

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

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