Associate/Principal Highways Engineer

Job Title: Associate/Principal Highways Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days holiday, Pension, professional membership paid
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 91216
Contact Name: Josh Mattinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 21, 2019 16:39

Job Description

An opportunity for a Associate/Principal Highways Engineer to join one of the UK’s largest consultancies, delivering projects on a local, national and international scale

If you are looking for a new role then this is for you!

The Candidate – Associate/Principal Highways Engineer
  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Civil Engineering or be or fast approaching Chartered Member status of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Solid experience in the design, implementation and supervision of all aspects of highways and civil engineering design and construction
  • An extensive knowledge and understanding of the relevant section agreements such as Section 38 and Section 278
  • Software experience in some or all of the following: AutoCAD, Civils3D, Arcady, Picady, AutoTrack, KeySigns and KeyLines
The Company – Associate/Principal Highways Engineer
  • A multi-disciplinary consultancy with more than 30 offices across the UK
  • A long history of working with organisations that supply transport infrastructure such as airports, local and national roads and railways
  • They believe in heavily investing in their employees recognising that their staff are their most valuable asset
The Role – Associate/Principal Highways Engineer
  • Arranging the procurement of highway improvement works through competitive tendering
  • Preparing schemes for tender using the NEC3 family of Forms of Contract, Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works including use of Specification for Highway Works
  • Supervising and monitoring works on site, making valuations for payment assessments, chairing and managing progress meetings
  • Able to assist in preparing fee estimates and bid work
  • To demonstrate excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing, both at a general and technical level
  • 25 days holiday
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Voluntary Benefit Options such as childcare vouchers and life assurance
  • Professional subscriptions paid