Highway Engineer

Ref No. EMP445027
Location London, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


You will form part of the team responsible for the design and implementation of TfL and LA schemes in the capital, this will include the planning, programming, commercial and contractual requirements of such.


Highway / traffic design

The Job

Reporting to the Senior Engineer. The post holder will work with colleagues across the Project and Planning team, along with, contractors, consultants and other key stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of schemes.


Responsible for the production, review and submission of design for Schemes on the LoHAC Contract.

Responsible for ensuring Task Orders are managed and dealt with in appropriate times

Responsible for ensuring stakeholder approval for all design works are approved ahead of build

Responsible for all elements of the build phase of works, including managing the SCP / DLO, supervision

Support the delivery of the annual schemes budget and ensure monthly commercial results are presented and assessed.

To promote safe working practices in accordance with Health & Safety Policy, in particular related to safety in design.

To lead by example at all times demonstrating commitment to achieve incidents.

Support our client's objectives and maintain a strong relationship based on trust and integrity.


Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent

Membership or actively working towards attainment of I.Eng or C.Eng

Knowledge and application of Health and Safety Legislation, including The Construction, Design and Management Regulations.

Successfully use of key performance indicators to drive delivery.

Excellent use of change control to ensure commercial success of projects and understanding NEC 3 Contract.

Ability to prioritise work of yourself and others to ensure successful delivery of all projects.

Good understanding of complex contractual arrangements including conventional civil engineering contracts and newer forms of contract e.g. ECC, D&B

Good understanding of the relevant legislation/legal framework, including highway and traffic authority powers, duties and functions.

Good understanding of the transport issues affecting London's road network and of the management and operation of a road network.

Good knowledge of traffic management and traffic signals operation, road and highway layout design and analysis

Good decision making and problem solving ability. Output and outcome oriented with excellent organisational skills for self and team members.

Minimum 2 years' experience delivering Highways Projects

Experience of design of a range of highway related projects

Experience of use of computer aided design software, including AutoCAD, Civils 3D, MX.

Experience of delivery of schemes post-design.

Experience in, ensuring effective use of fee earning time for design work and agreed margins are met for design and construction tasks.

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.

Alex Jones
manages this role


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