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Design Engineer (Highways)

  • Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: VAC-25763
  • Date posted: 22/03/2019
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Job description

Job Title
Highways Engineer, also looking to hear from Traffic Engineer, Structures Engineer, Senior Engineer, Principle Engineer, Design Engineers, Design Managers & Drainage Engineers

Location
South of England ideal for those located in & around Southampton, Winchester, Portsmouth, Basingstoke & Maidenhead.

Hourly rate
£25 - £30 per hour

Duration
Initial 6 month contract with potential for long term extensions available.

Start Date
My Client is looking for the right professional to join there team as soon as possible.

Project Information
Working for a tier one contractor as part of a highways team to deliver design of highway maintenance and improvement schemes, successful applicant will have strong knowledge in Highways England schemes or local authorities and have working knowledge of all aspects of highway engineering including but not limited to VRS (vehicle restraint systems), drainage and pavement/carriageway designs as well as inspection and assessment of existing roads and highways with full detailed reports being completed.

To be suitable for the position you must have
- Self reliant with a thorough knowledge of design manuals and specifications to confidently carry out design of roads and high speed networks. (Strong understanding of DMRB is essential)
- Experience in the preparation and technical reviews of designs
- Minimum 5 years' design experience in UK highways

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have
- Computer literate with competent ability and knowledge of Microsoft Office. Experience in
relevant design packages such as ARCADY, PICADY, LinSig, WINDES or MX is advantageous
- Knowledge of road maintenance ideally with major roads, trunk roads and high speed networks.
- Appropriate qualification in Civil Engineering.

Role Information
Design of new and existing highway schemes. including road renewala and improvements. The design and preparation of reports should be delivered to standard and on time. Reporting in to project manager & design manager, working with the senior and principal engineers to ensure brief is followed whilst actively promoting health and safety throughout the project.

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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