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Senior Highways Design Engineer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35 - 40 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Claudia Dodd
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 02077437527
  • Expiry Date: 10 April 2024
  • Job Ref: 406529CDD

Anderselites are looking for a Senior Highway Engineer to join Our Clients existing highway engineering team based in Central London (Zone 1) where the delivery and design team are co-located.

Rate: £35-£40 per hour umbrella PAYE (inside IR35)
Office Based Role
Location: SE London ZONE 1
Duration: Immediate - 6+ months

The existing team is highly motivated and committed to the delivery of successful projects an ethos that has led to a rapidly expanding workload. The role will be varied and all-encompassing and will include a mix of hands-on highways design work and technical support to other members of the in-house design team. Candidates must have good, detailed design experience with a solid background on highway design projects.
Role Involves the following:
• The delivery of multidisciplinary projects, balancing demands and priorities, whilst reviewing highways infrastructure design, from project proposition through to construction.
• Preparing and reviewing technical reports, drawings, specification, and schedules.
• Providing construction support to construction team.
• Supervising and overseeing the work of engineers and graduates
Candidate specification:
• Relevant 1st Degree or HND/HNC (preferably in engineering) or equivalent qualifications
• Chartered or Incorporated Engineer with a relevant professional institution such as ICE or CIHT (or equivalent) or suitable relevant experience.
• In-depth understanding of highways and traffic engineering techniques and principles and a proven track record in highways design and/or delivery
• Strong CAD/Civil 3D skills
• Strong Pavement design experience
• Use of Keylines & Key signs software’s
• Ability to use Microsoft projects
• Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise your workload effectively
• Capability to work autonomously as well as collaborating within a team environment
• Comprehensive knowledge of relevant technical / industry standards
• Working knowledge of DMRB, MCHW, Traffic Signs Manual and TfL Streets toolkit.
• Experience and ability working on or managing multi-task projects.
• Minimum 7 years’ experience in a highway design role

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