Highway Design Engineer

Ref No. EMP422994
Location Wokingham, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 months )
Job Status Closed
IR35 Status Outside
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We require a Section 38/278 highway engineer who can process S278/38 agreements received from developers on behalf of our client.


Ability to review and manage highway design schemes to Section 278 and 38 adoption standards

The Job

This process involves the design checking of proposed highway works and technical approval of drawings in accordance with various industry standards such as DMRB, CDM 2015 and TSRGD 2016. Once the design conditions are agreed, it will be the responsibility of the candidate to instruct legal to draft the S278 or S38 agreement and this process involves agreeing various fees to be paid by the developer such as design check fees, inspection fees and commuted sums. Alongside this, the candidate is to liaise closely with the developer/contractor in the programming of their works and carrying out regular site inspections to ensure works are being carried out as per agreed specification.

Desirable qualities include:

- APC process, calculating and securing bonds for new sites

- Carrying out technical audits within set timescales

- Ensuring payments for technical audits, site inspections and commuted sums are secured

- Carrying out site inspections and supervising construction works

- Instructing legal team on S38 and S278 agreements

- Up to date knowledge of design standards and necessary highways legislation

- Working collaboratively with developers, contractors, site groundworkers as well as other council specialists

- Ability to organise workload and manage/oversee multiple projects at various stages

- Customer service skills, ability to respond to queries

- IT and office skills

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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