Principal Highways Engineer – Oldham, Manchester
Our client’s Highways division is currently in need of a well rounded Principal Highways Engineer to be based in Oldham, Manchester who can assist in the delivery of the various Highways & Infrastructure projects they have underway.
The Principal Engineer will lead and take responsibility for the design and delivery of technical outputs of projects to the meet the Client’s brief.
The successful candidate will undertake services within an engineering environment which will include scheme investigation, site and structure inspections, data collection and analysis, and traffic order making.
* Leading the delivery of technical outputs within project teams.
* Responsibility for technical excellence and innovation across the project team.
* Collaboration with Engineering Services Team Managers to optimise the resource and demand balance.
* Deliver improvements to SHEQ within all aspects of projects and lead task groups where appropriate to develop, communicate and implement SHEQ improvements.
* Accountable for checking, certifying and authorising for issue designs, documents, approvals, Professional Skill and Care Certificates and reports.
* Technical input to the agreement of project briefs, proposals and deliverables with Project Managers.
* Support Team Managers with provision of information on the technical performance for PPA / PPD sessions.
A bit about you…
We’re after a Degree qualified Civil Engineer who has prior experience in a similar role, ideally within Highways and wider civil engineering projects.
Knowledge and experience of the main management systems & processes used within the organisation or a similar consultancy business is essential.
To undertake this role successfully you should be a strong communicator, have proven experience in managing and leading technical teams within the industry and be able to competently work without supervision.
If you’re local to the Oldham area (or able to commute/relocate there) then we want to hear from you!
This role will pay up to £50k for a Principal Highways Engineer ticking all of these boxes.
Apply with your CV today or give us a call at the office for further detail on the role.