Senior Highways/Civil Engineer

East Grinstead
£40000 - £45000 Per Annum
11 Sep 2017
09 Oct 2017
Ali Kidman
Job Type

Senior Highway Engineer – 44326 – East Grinstead - £40-45k

The vacancy is for a Senior Highway Engineer to join our existing highway engineering team based within the civil engineering business in our East Grinstead office.  We are seeking candidates with who are Chartered Engineers or are about to become a Chartered Engineer and have experience in the design of highway infrastructure a range of technical areas.  The successful candidate will work within project design teams in the highway engineering discipline.

•               Degree in civil engineering.
•               Significant post graduate experience of civil engineering infrastructure and highway design.
•               Detailed experience in two or more of the following: road geometry, roadside features, drainage, pavement design, traffic signs or vehicle restraint systems.
•               Experience of the application of Bentley OpenRoads or similar highways design software.
•               Knowledge DMRB requirements.
•               Experience of operating within quality management procedures.
•               Experience of working with contractors on design and build projects.
•               Experience of Highways England or local authority design and technical approval processes.
•               Full UK driving licence.

•               Chartered Engineer through the Institution of Civil Engineers.
•               Experience of working with contractors on design and build projects.

•               Supervising and overseeing the work of engineers and graduates.
•               Taking technical ownership of activities that will include the preparation of highway design solutions for major civil engineering works at preliminary, tender, and detailed design stages.
•               Lead teams of Graduates, Engineers and Technicians in preparing design solutions for civil engineering projects at preliminary, tender, and detailed design stages
•               Programme, financial and technical responsibility for design services.

The Individual:
•               Good team player within a multi-disciplinary environment who enthusiastically takes ownership of tasks, taking them through to successful completion.
•               Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure when necessary.
•               Excellent communicator, both orally and in writing.
•               Ability to convey information accurately with attention to detail.
•               Keen to learn and develop new and existing skills.
•               Keen to progress career and take increased responsibilities.
•               Willingness to support graduate highway engineers in developing their own technical skills.
•               Ability to deal with clients in a friendly, efficient and effective way.

An excellent opportunity to join an established civil engineering team within a vibrant business, and to take a prominent role within the team to work on major infrastructure projects.

Whats in it for you?
At Capita, training and development arent optional extras theyre how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you generous holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

If you have the experience required above & are looking for a role with a future please call/mail me asap.  Thank you.  Ali/No8
Please don’t apply if you don’t have the experience!