Matchtech

Highway Maintenance Design Engineer

Recruiter
Location
South East England
Salary
£25 - £30 per hour
Posted
21 Feb 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Ref
EMP384548
Contact
Curtis Sanderson
Discipline
Civil
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Background Information

* Part of the team responsible for delivering Planned Maintenance programme of works (carriageway resurfacing, drainage and footway schemes)
* Annual budget of £25m, approx 500 schemes per year
* Individual schemes typically range from £10k to £250k in value, with a handful of schemes up to £1m in value

Design Engineer’s Responsibilities

* Identify causes of highway failures and produce engineering solutions in accordance with current standards
* Produce:-

* scheme drawings in GIS/AutoCAD
* Cost estimates and works orders
* Site-specific Health and Safety information in accordance with CDM and HCC requirements
* Liaise with Main Contractor and Sub-contractors
* Agree payments
*

* Consult and liaise with members of the public, local councillors, businesses and other departments.
* Ideally looking for engineers with experience of designing highway maintenance schemes on local roads (not motorways or trunk roads)