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Principal Highways Engineer

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St Albans
03-11-2023 07:08 PM
Our client is looking to recruit a Principal Highways Engineer to join their design team based in St Albans. The Principal Highways Engineer will take lead on major highway and transportation projects by providing technical guidance to project teams while implementing innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background to support the design delivery of existing projects as well as the growth of their existing client base.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Leading and managing highway and transportation infrastructure projects, ensuring compliance with safety standards and regulations.
  • Managing and supervising other technical teams.
  • Overseeing the design of highways, drainage, and external works along with other infrastructure projects.
  • Preparing project proposals and reports, maintaining effective communication with clients throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Undertaking site visits, surveys, and inspections, preparing follow up reports.

Skills & Experience Required:
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
  • Chartered engineer status (CENG, MICE).
  • Vastly experienced in highway and transportation engineering, with experience leading and managing projects and teams.
  • Strong technical skills and proficiency in design software such as Civil 3D, OpenRoads, PDS or similar.
  • Familiarity with relevant safety standards and regulations, with a focus on ensuring safe and sustainable infrastructure solutions.
  • A ‘self-starter’ with drive, positivity and enthusiasm and a strong desire to succeed.

The role offers a competitive salary and the opportunity to work on exciting and challenging projects with a diverse team. As mentioned, this position is based in St Albans and would therefore suit individuals in the surrounding areas. If you are interested in this position, please contact Millicent at Critical Project Resourcing.

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