Highways Engineer

Job Title: Highways Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days holiday, pension, professional subscriptions paid
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 91214-A
Contact Name: Josh Mattinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2019 11:30

Job Description

An opportunity for a 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 Company – 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 – Highways Engineer
  • Undertaking feasibility studies including preparing reports, cost estimates, investigating problems, and identifying of options
  • 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
  • Ensuring compliance of the team’s work with a high regard to Health and Safety and the application of the CDM Regulations and other legislation
  • Supervision of and responsibility for members of the team, including programming and allocating work and assisting in the training and development of staff, setting goals and monitoring their performance

The Candidate – Highways Engineer
  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Civil Engineering or be actively working towards Incorporated or 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

  • 25 days holiday
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Voluntary Benefit Options such as childcare vouchers and life assurance
  • Professional subscriptions paid