Senior Highways Engineer

Job Title: Senior Highways Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days holiday, pension, professional subscriptions paid
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 91215
Contact Name: Josh Mattinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2018 09:33

Job Description

An opportunity for a Senior 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 – Senior 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 – Senior 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 and the Standard Method of Measurement
  • Supervising and monitoring works on site, making valuations for payment assessments, chairing and managing progress meetings
  • 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
  • Abide by the objectives and targets of both the section and the department and follow procedures and practices utilised in all aspects of the work, including computerised and manual systems and the maintenance of relevant records
The Candidate – Senior 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


If you would like more information on this role then please contact Josh Mattinson on 07904 892004 or send your CV to