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Principal or Associate Highway Engineer

Hays Building
Greater Manchester, Manchester
£50000.0 - £70000.0 per annum + £55,000 - £70,000
Closing date
26 Sep 2023

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Your new company
Your new company is a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy specialising in the design of the built environment. They have over 1,000 employees across 13 European city locations and are continuously growing, with a great emphasis being placed on Highways division growth.

Your new role

Your new role will see you joining the company as a Principal or Associate Highway Engineer in the Manchester office. You will be in part responsible for the design and delivery of a variety of highways schemes; alignment, pavement design, highway drainage, transport infrastructure (roundabouts, junctions etc), active travel and streetscape and urban design.

There will also be elements of work winning, project and design management and other general business development.

What you\'ll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will need a minimum of an BEng in Civil Engineering, and have at least 10 years\' relevant UK experience. Chartership with the ICE or other relevant professional body is required.

You should have significant experience in highways design as well as practical knowledge and experience of highways design standards (Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, DMRB), specifications (Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works, MCHW) and CDM Regulations.

Software-wise, you will need experience with AutoCAD and Civil3D.

What you\'ll get in return
In return you will receive a highly competitive annual salary between £55,000 - £70,000 per annum, depending on your industry experience. This salary will be supplemented by a car allowance, providing you with options to receive as salary or a discounted electric vehicle. Your company will contribute 6% to your pension and you will receive 26 days holiday excluding bank holiday, accruing further days with length of service. The option to buy or sell up to a week of holiday is available.

Your new company are highly flexible in working patterns and there is a requirement of just one day in the office. The office also has free on-site parking, local shops and restaurants and a public transport network. Social activities, charity events, 5-a-side-football teams.

What you need to do now
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