Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Start Date: 18/09/2018
A leading service business seek to appoint a permanent Highway Design Engineer, in the Rotherham area. The position is full time, and will be 37.5 hours a week, 9:00am-5:00pm Monday to Friday.
Report to the Highways Design Team Leader
Support the Project Manager in the delivery of the Highways scheme
Manage and co-ordinate workload to deliver projects within the agreed time, quality and financial objectives.
Prepare feasibility studies and detailed designs, specifications, scheme reports and contract data on a variety of projects.
Have an innovation approach considering conservation, sustainability and budget.
Participate in design reviews ensuring design quality, monitor emerging legislation and engineering standards.
Produce horizontal and vertical alignments.
Project manage schemes through the design and construction process, monitor and report on deliverables, programmes and manage change control.
Prepare information and pre-construction phase health and safety plans for tender packages.
Produce Bill of Quantities and contractual documentation.
Ensure the scheme design complies with the specification and agreed programme and designs comply with health and safety regulations, CDM requirements and are assessed for environmental impact.
Liaise with clients, stakeholders and third parties as necessary and deal with complex or contentious issues in a positive and professional manner.
Communicate and co-ordinate with other members of the project team.
Communicate clearly and provide regular progress reports, attend site and project board meetings and consultation events.
Participate in scheme consultation
Engage in early contractor involvement with subcontractors.
Undertake on-site inspections, provide feedback and solutions where required.
Deliver the service in line with quality management procedures and demonstrate an understanding of the principles behind these.
The company pay very competitively, with a basic salary of up to £40K dependent on experience
Qualifications & Experience
Experience in the Highways and Transport industry
Excellent time management skills
Knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges and Manual for Streets
Knowledge and understanding of DMRB design standards and Local Authority procedures in relation to the design and construction of highways schemes under Section 38 and 278 of the Highways Act.
Understanding of Health and Safety legislation, experience of Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 and understanding of legislative aspects of project delivery.
Proficient in the use of industry standard computer software including AutoCAD, Key Signs, Key Lines and Auto Tracks. Knowledge and experience of using 3D highway modelling software.
Excellent Communication SkillsIf you are looking for a new opportunity and the role of Highways Design Engineer is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Grace at Bromak on 01142130903.