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Senior Highway/Drainage Engineer
Our client is a Civil and Strutural design consultancy who are currently looking for a Senior Highway Engineer to join their team in Tonbridge.
The Civils team have extensive experience of highways and drainage design, flood risk assessments, transportation, diversions, and adoptions.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Production of technical design information including, drawings and specifications.
Ensuring compliance with all relevant technical standards.
Delivery of all specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the quality required.
Writing and overseeing the preparation of contract documents and technical reports as required.
Coaching, mentoring and developing junior staff.
Managing and developing both internal and external client relationships.
Identification and management of project risks.
Managing the workload and the technical management and oversight of design team members.
Preparation of designer's risk assessments.
Technical management of medium sized projects or tasks.
Undertake checks of designs completed by others.
Work collaboratively with colleagues and clients.
Writing and overseeing the preparation of contract documents and technical reports.
Flexibility and adaptability to operate within a small consultancy.
For this role, we are seeking an experienced Highway Engineer with the following attributes;
Incorporated / Chartered Engineer (or working towards chartership) with experience of S278, S38 Highway Design.
Knowledge of standard engineering practices, techniques and procedures.
Understanding of design principles and ability to apply them.
Full lifecycle experience across a range of projects.
Significant technical design experience across a range of disciplines to DMRB and MCHW.
Demonstrable understanding of Health and Safety including CDM.
Client focused being able to anticipate future customer needs.
Full clean driving licence.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
In addition to the above it would be desirable to have experience of;
Preparation of Transportation Assessments / Statements.
In addition, you will have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. You will have experience of working collaboratively as part of a team developing a range of highway and infrastructure projects. The role will suit a self-motivated individual who is aspiring to take a lead role in delivering high quality projects assisting the Technical Director in the design development of schemes.
Incorporated / Chartered Engineer and member of a professional institution.
Highways Design experience
Drainage Design experience
Design and Build experience
Site Supervision experience
Full Drivers Licence
What We Offer;
Circa £45K plus depending on experience
30 Days Annual Leave incl. Bank Holidays
40 hours per week with flexible working hours
Working in a relaxed rural setting with plenty of parking
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