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Highway Technician / Graduate Engineer

Ref no. BHN570081
Salary £28,000 - £30,000/annum
Location North West England, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client is looking for 5x highway technicians or graduates t join their highway operations directorate in the north west. Base locations include Warrington, Preston, Manchester and Cumbria.

Key skills required for this role

highway technician graduate civil engineer


Highway / civil engineering

Job description

As a Technician within Operations, you will be supporting in the development of schemes for their Capital Works Programme consisting of road safety, improvement, and asset renewal schemes throughout the region.

Please note that You will be required to drive as part of your role and you will need to have a full clean driving license to be considered for this position and during employment.

This role can also be based from either of our Warrington, Manchester, Preston, Penrith offices.

What you'll be leading on:

  • Provide support in the identification and management of asset studies and survey works.
  • To input into the development of early solutions for improvements and/or renewals, including the compiling of relevant documents, evidence and options in line with agreed methodologies and prioritisation criteria.
  • To support the development of technical briefs provided to the design and construction contractor for improvement and renewals work.
  • To support the capture and maintenance of roads asset data and condition information in the relevant database.
  • Provide support in the analysis of traffic collision data and the development of mitigating safety measures.

To be successful

  • Higher national diploma/certificate or other relevant qualification with relevant experience, or working towards
  • Knowledge of Design Manual for Road & Bridges (DMRB) standards and their application on the highways network
  • Experience in highway construction and delivery methods
  • Experience in highway infrastructure design or traffic engineering
  • Experience in Auto CAD/ArcGIS (desirable)

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