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Senior Engineer - Highways

Ref: JN -042018-60341
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + benefits
UK, Hampshire
Construction & Engineering, Civil & Structural
13th April 2018
Job Type

An opportunity has arisen for an aspirational Senior Engineer to join one of the country's leading Highways maintenance providers.

Working as part of the projects team, this newly created role will find you responsible for managing the design and construction phase across a investment of several million £ per annum. Singular projects will typically be valued between £200k - £2m.

The purpose of this investment is to improve Cycling networks across the city, so you'll be making a positive contribution to social health and well being as well as hopefully taking cars off the road.

The role will blend technical design engineering with management and project management so will be great for your development.

Day to day duties:
-Develop and maintain accurate proposals & programmes for all schemes
-Manage time allocation from all staff to projects
-Provide regular updates to team leader regarding programme, costs and quality
-Ensure risk is adequately identified, managed and escalated
-Ensure change control are implemented and followed for all projects
-Look to minimise maintenance risk and whole life costs for all parties

To be successful in this role it is anticipated that you:
-Be educated to a HNC/HND as a minimum
-Have previous experience of managing highways projects
-Understand civil engineering contracts, CDM regulations, and risk
-Be PC Literate and knowledge of MS suite including Word, Excel & Project
-Have good communication skills and show confidence in a client facing role
-Be willing to travel to multiple site locations & hold a full driving licence

If you want to input into a maintenance programme that makes a positive impact to the immediate area, then please contact us in confidence for a more comprehensive briefing.

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