Senior Highways Engineer – Cardiff

Full Time Permanent

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Senior Highways Engineer – Cardiff

My client, a large international multidisciplinary consultancy specialising in property and infrastructure projects are looking for a Senior Highways Engineer to join their prosperous Highways Team.

Key responsibilities are to contribute to the development and implementation of projects and programmes whilst undertaking a range of technical aspects required for project delivery, this includes feasibility, concept design, preparation of tenders, contract documentation and supervision of construction on site.


Detailed design of major highways for projects based across the UK.
Arranging the procurement of highway improvement works through competitive tendering.
Preparing schemes for tenders using NEC3, Manual of contract documents for highway works including specification for highway works and the standard method of measurement
Undertaking feasibility studies, preparing reports, cost estimates, investigating problems and identifying options.
Supervising and monitoring works on site.
Making valuations for payment assessments, chairing and managing process meetings. Identifying and assessing additional payments due.What you will need

An Engineering degree in a relevant discipline with a grade of 2:1 or higher.
A desire to work towards chartership for the Institute of Civil Engineers is beneficial, with the proven ability to communicate through a variety of mediums.
Considerable post qualification experience in the design, implementation, and supervision of all aspects of highways/civil engineering design and construction.
Experience completing Highways Design using Civils 3D.
Knowledge and understanding of the relevant legislation, standards, and procedure.
Full UK Driving Licence desired.

With 3700 staff members working across 50 offices the team is growing and thriving in size. If you are looking to join an established business with a great reputation in the market, this is the role for you!

In return for your commitment a competitive salary is on offer, continued training and development, flexible working, and a substantial benefits package.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Civil Engineering, please do not hesitate to contact Paige Rees on or (phone number removed).

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