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Highways Design Engineer

£30 - £35/hour
Southampton, Hampshire
12/02/2019 (09:49)
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New, urgent requirement for a Highways Design Engineer to join a fantastic organisation in their Southampton office on an initial 6 month contract.

You will be working on a variety of projects that could include; public realm, transport and traffic, accessibility or regeneration schemes.

The role will involve:

  • Leading the development and delivery of projects made up of a number of work packages, coordinate the activities of a number of engineers and other staff;
  • Ensuring that all designs and engineering work is carried out in compliance with industry, customer and business standards, conventions and quality/safety requirements and legislation;
  • Developing awareness of relevant current and emerging design methods/standards and evidence of the benefits they may offer to design objectives;
  • Developing new solutions, and build/extend a catalogue of standard solutions to design and construction problems and challenges;
  • Using all available tools to explore opportunities for innovative and sustainable solutions where appropriate;
  • Ensuring that all contributions are fully carried out compliant with company health, safety and environmental requirements and policy;
  • Ensuring Health and Safety risks are designed out where possible and where not possible, these risks are minimised;
  • Ensuring complete and thorough communication of all risk at every stage of delivery.

You will:

  • Be a skilled Highways Design Engineer, with previous experience of Highway Design in a consultancy, contractor or local authority environment.
  • Have great knowledge of relevant standards and legislation e.g. DMRB
  • Be a professionally trained and qualified engineer, ideally with a degree in a relevant subject;
  • Be experienced in budget management, staff management etc.;
  • Have demonstrable evidence of previous works
  • A project management qualification would also be highly beneficial.

For more information on this or other Highways & Transportation roles, or to apply, please contact Sam Derham at Advanced Resource Managers

Contract, Temporary
Start Date
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6 Months  
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Less than 10

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