DESIblitz Job: Senior Design Engineer – Highways

Senior Design Engineer – Highways

Permanent HP19 8BP
£36000 - £39000/annum
03/08/2021
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Roma Black Associates

Roma Black are currently working with a client who support Buckinghamshire County Council and are recruiting for a Senior Design Engineer – Highways.

We are looking for someone with experience of designing highway schemes using AutoCad.

The role involves design work for a range of projects to include carriage way and footway repairs and reconstruction, drainage, temporary works, traffic management and road markings.

Day to day responsibilities of a Senior Design Engineer – Highways:

  • Create highway designs for a variety of projects
  • Assist the Project Manager and deputise as required.
  • Providing coaching and mentoring to Junior members of staff
  • Provide technical direction for staff dealing with all aspects of the highway service.
  • Manage the delivery of the local programme of works ensuring that it is delivered to budget, to agreed timescales and to the right quality.
  • Assist with the preparation of reports
  • Liaising with other Teams and Services
  • Attend progress meetings, public exhibitions and public inquiries
  • Attend site to carry out site surveys
  • Development and review of policies, plans, procedures and practices.
  • Prepare drawings, reports and calculations for projects

Essential Background/Skills of a Senior Design Engineer – Highways:

  • Highway design experience
  • Relevant qualification, ideally to degree standard
  • Capable of managing a workload with changing priorities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Team leading / staff management experience
  • Extensive knowledge of design procedures and construction regulations
  • AutoCad experience is essential and knowledge of MX/3D Cad would be an advantage

Features and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary up to £39,000 p/a
  • Flexibility with regards to part remote working available although some time must be spent in the Aylesbury office and visiting sites in Buckinghamshire

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