Highways Engineer

Wales, Cardiff
£26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
14 Sep 2016
12 Oct 2016
Rebecca Whittock
Contract Type
Full Time

Highways Engineer job in Cardiff paying circa £28,000 working on a selection of highways projects in the South

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 designing and assessing highways projects within multidisciplinary design teams. You will have the support of the team around you to help you develop your career and support you through Chartership. You will be working on a selection of S278 agreements and s38.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have a recognised degree in Civil Engineering (BEng or MEng). You will be comfortable designing a selection of highways projects. And have a knowledge of 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 MX ROAD and AutoDesk Civil 3D) Your strong people skills will allow you to excel in this friendly team environment. You will be supported in your career growth however you chose to develop. You will also receive the opportunity 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 £30,000 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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