9 months ago
Senior / Principal Highway Engineer
Our Manchester office is seeking a skilled and experienced Senior or Principal Highways/Civil Engineer to join our team busy engaged in all aspects of the delivery and development of highways/civils schemes and projects for a variety of clients, in both the public and private sectors.
You will design and project manage the delivery of development related infrastructure schemes (s278/s38/S104/S185) for private developers, as well as highway schemes for local/central government. Projects range in size from multi-million pound highway schemes to small junction improvements. You will work independently and proactively on technical aspects, including horizontal and vertical alignment design, drainage design, stats, contract preparation, orders preparation and be fully conversant with the DMRB, MfS, drainage standards and other industry design standards. You will also work collaboratively with senior staff for the management of larger projects including responsibility for quality assurance. You will take individual responsibility for a range of projects types, manage them independently and be the client’s main point of contact. Instruct, supervise and mentor junior staff in the design and management of highway schemes, and work with clients to ensure delivery of projects to agreed time and cost, and to help manage change.
You must demonstrate extensive highway/civil design experience and hold relevant professional qualifications in the fields of civil and highway engineering. You must be experienced in management of others and your own accountability. It is fundamental that you have the ability to work independently, to mentor and support team members. You will build on experience in your chosen field and continue your professional development.
WYG is an award-winning professional services firm operating from more than 50 locations across the UK, Europe, Africa, and Asia. We are driven by client service and underpinned by technical excellence. We help our clients create value, protect value, and manage risk. We are the partner of choice for organisations operating in complex or challenging environments.
We serve our clients through six business streams:
* International Development
* Infrastructure & Built Environment
* Programme & Project Management
* Surveying & Asset Management
* Planning and Transport
WYG plc’s shares are traded on AIM, a market operated by the London Stock Exchange.
In return for your dedication, you’ll enjoy a quality total remuneration package, including contributory pension, health cover and flexible working options. Pick and choose your perfect blend from advantages including childcare and retail vouchers, travel insurance and variable holidays. You’ll also benefit from great training and development, with support to achieve your career goals.