Jarvis King
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Highway Design Engineer

Detailed Highway Design Engineer
Excellent Salary and package
Location: West Yorkshire

Profile: This business is a leading Highways Consultancy based in West Yorkshire.

Due to huge growth within this business, there is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic and ambitious Highway Design Engineer.

As an experienced Highway Detailed Design Engineer, you will be responsible for working on the design and procurement of highway and infrastructure projects.

Based within modern office premises in West Yorkshire, you will take a proactive role in a wide range of mainly development led projects throughout the country.

Working alongside Local Highway Planning Authorities and Private Developers, the position offers an exciting opportunity to take up a design led role with one of the leading Consultancies in the field.

For this role, you will have solid experience in a similar role, and will ideally be a Chartered Engineer or hold Incorporated status.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable consultancy experience on major highways and infrastructure schemes associated with residential, retail and commercial developments and will lead on the delivery of design solutions, (drainage / roads / SUDS) from feasibility through to detailed design and implemented under Section 278/38 highway and Section 104 drainage Agreements.


  • Manage and review the preparation of designs, drawings and reports for a variety of highway and infrastructure proposals

  • Preparation of site appraisals for residential developments

  • Undertake feasibility and pre-planning assessments of engineering infrastructure

  • Liaison with clients, regulators and other stakeholders

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Civil Engineering degree/HND educated in a relevant discipline

  • Chartered or working towards chartered status with a recognised professional institution (e.g.

    ICE or IHE or CIHT) is desirable

  • Excellent knowledge of infrastructure design at concept, feasibility and preliminary level

  • Good knowledge of relevant policy and design standards (e.g.

    DMRB, Sewers for Adoption)

  • Experience in the design and supervision of adopted drainage and highways

  • Competent in the use of AutoCAD, PDS/3D Civils and WinDes Microdrainage

The successful candidate will receive an excellent benefits package which will include the following:

  • Contributory Pension Scheme

  • Flexible Working Hours

  • Discretionary Overtime

  • Subscriptions to a professional institution

  • Childcare Voucher scheme

  • 24 days annual holiday (plus stats), rising to 29 days annual holiday

  • Mileage Allowance

  • Discretionary annual salary scale increases linked to RPI (based on company performance)

  • Discretionary annual bonus payment (based on company performance)

  • Fresh Modern Office Environment

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
  • Location: Wakefield, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Jarvis King
  • Tel: 0131 247 6826
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2017-04-28 14:46:28 -

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