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Job Number: HW162/16/FR
Title: Principal Highways Engineer
Description: PRINCIPAL HIGHWAYS ENGINEER SHROPSHIRE cú53k plus benefits This global multidisciplinary consultancy are seeking to expand their highways (civil engineering) department within the Shropshire region. They have an enviable portfolio of high profile projects with the HA, Contractors and Local Authorities. The role will involve leading a team of engineers and technicians across a variety of projects. This will cover the preparation of feasibility studies, scheme reports, scheme design for highways, drainage, flooding and a variety of other projects. Additionally there will be responsiblility for resolving technical issues across the project and for monitoring progress. There will be the need to attend progress meetings, public exhibitions and public inquiries as necessary as well as giving approval documentation prepared by others in the team and delivering them. For your part you will be a CIvil Engineer, most likely to be Chartered possessing proven experience of most aspects of highway schemes. You will be confident with proven interpersonal and communication skills with a thorough understanding of DMRB standards. There is also the need to be able to manage challenging projects therefore strong financial management and control of projects is essential. You will be able to produce well presented and accurate reports and be proficient in the use of associated software with CAD and WINDES being of great benefit. You must also possess some construction supervision experience and have a good knowledge of the various contract types. The company offer a host of benefits including an expansive range of benefits as well as superb prospects with the very real opportunity of becoming a Technical Director if desired.
Location: Midlands
Salary: £53,000