Highway Engineer

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Job Sector:
£25 to £35 per hour
Carrington West
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We are recruiting an experience Highway Engineer to work in London. This is a long term/full time contract role.

Our clients design team has a wide-ranging capability, from site feasibility and masterplanning, through to planning, assessment and then detailed design and implementation. The multi-disciplinary nature of the business also means that they are able to work as part of an in-house project team to offer clients a true ‘one stop shop’ for the planning, design and delivery of development-led and infrastructure projects.

The team also has a strong pipeline and solid presence within the marketplace. They are involved in a number of high profile design projects with a variety of clients both in the UK and overseas and their current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local, national and international development and public realm projects. They also provide specialist input to a range of strategic highways, rail, aviation and other infrastructure projects drawn from across the business.



• A Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent

Essential Criteria

• Chartered Engineer, or can show evidence of actively working towards Chartership status
• Appropriate previous experience of design and site supervision of urban highway, transport or public realm schemes, including cycle and pedestrian schemes, high street improvements and signalised junctions.
• Working knowledge of CDM and relevant Health and Safety regulations
• Good communication skills and the ability to build and maintain client relationships and manage stakeholders
• Delivery of work in line with DMRB and MfS guidance.

Desirable Criteria

• Experience of 3D design using AutoCAD Civil 3D is desirable
• Experience with ProjectWise
• Working knowledge of construction contracts.


Your key responsibilities in this role will include the following:
• Working proactively and supporting project managers in the delivery of traffic engineering and public realm projects including investigations and scheme design, the preparation of drawings, scheme costs and reports
• Evaluating engineering problems and providing workable solutions which address issues during design and implementation
• Preparation of scheme drawings from feasibility design through to detailed design
• Ensuring that projects are completed to client specifications, budgets and programme
• Working with planners, traffic modellers, architects, landscape architects, master planners and clients as required on technical aspects of projects

The Individual

We seek a candidate that displays a sound awareness of the industry and demonstrable standard of technical competency to provide clients with complete confidence in our design solutions, with the appetite to embrace and promote latest technology and innovation.

For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.


If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.

Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years’ experience in this market. Please call Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information. CWHTT

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Contact Details:
Carrington West
Tel: 02393876025
Contact: Evan Brookes

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