Senior Highways Engineer

England, Bristol
£32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
09 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
Rebecca Whittock
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Highways Engineer Job in Bristol Paying circa £38,000 working on major Highways schemes in the UK

Your new company

Your new company is a leading European company in the Consulting & Engineering industry. In the UK, the organisation works with clients in the private and public sectors across seven main disciplines of strategic consultancy, water, climate and energy, buildings and landscape architecture, transportation, environment and contract consultancy. Working on a variety of Highways projects including maintenance and design. You will be able to develop diverse skills as the projects will vary from small one of commissions to multi million pound projects.

Your new role

In your new role you will be working on a broad cross section of highway infrastructure projects across several markets, including some of the most prestigious projects across the UK. Key clients include Highways England and working with this client to deliver their aspirations and ambitions will be an important factor. You will have the opportunity to manage your own cross section of projects as well as support on the major team projects around the UK. You will be able to project manage and be client facing whilst also taking a leading role in the design and assessment of highway projects within multidisciplinary design teams. You will also be expected to help support the teams development as and when needed.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have a recognised degree in Civil Engineering (BEng or MEng). You will be fully conversant with the Highways Agency's Design Manual for Roads and Bridges and the Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works, have experience of some 3D design software (e.g. Bentley MXROAD and AutoDesk Civil 3D) Your strong people skills will allow you to excel in this friendly team environment. You will also get the opportunity to help support the growth and development of the more junior team members.You will be keen to run your own projects and support the principle engineer in any way you can.

What you'll get in return

Working in the centre of Bristol you will be able to get to work easily wether by car or public transport. A salary of circa £35,000 per annum plus benefits package. This is an exciting opportunity for the right engineer to be able to work on a wide variety of projects. Working in a strong team environment you will receive support and encouragement from your peers. Your new company is a business that provides an environment and structure which promotes forward thinking and encourages innovation.

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