Civil Engineer/Senior Highways Engineer

  • Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Civil Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Ben Pascall

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Morson are working in exclusive partnership with our client Amey Consulting, who are the consultancy arm of the wider Amey business. We are recruiting for a number of exciting opportunities, to work on a number of high profile, key projects within their highways division. Career opportunities are outstanding and a bonus scheme exists for engineers and technicians who achieve EngTech/IEng and CEng as well as best in class support and additional training and development opportunities.


What is the purpose of this role?

For civil engineer - to become an integral part of a highways design team and effectively deliver on design engineering requirements.


For senior engineer - To lead or fulfil a managing role within a design team to ensure: Compliance with all relevant technical standards; Delivery of all the specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the quality required; Guidance is provided for less experienced staff and professional development and training is actively pursued.


What will this role involve?

Develop designs in accordance with the Client's requirements and relevant design standards to achieve cost effective solutions Assist in the development and supervision of project team members Assist with competency appraisal processes subject to suitable level of supervision Represent the business stream in multi-disciplinary project teams Assist in the preparation and monitoring of the budget for projects including the planning, monitoring and reporting of project resources and finances Prepare and check of feasibility studies, appraisal / assessment reports and other written documents Development of engineering solutions and presentation of engineering options Prepare and check of assessment, calculations, design calculations and structural analysis Produce and check design concepts, design details, drawings specifications and other technical documents Develop and maintain good working relationships with the Client and other relevant stakeholders Complete performance appraisals with direct reports and provide learning and development opportunities where possible


What are we looking for?

For civil engineers, a relevant qualification or degree and a willingness to become chartered or incorporated.

For senior engineer - preferably a Chartered Engineer (CEng + MICE, CMIHT or MIStructE) Computer literate and thoroughly conversant with MS office suite and relevant engineering software packages Post-qualification experience in highways Good experience of the co-ordination of the design process and team management Good communication skills dealing with clients, project partners, supply chain, elected representatives and the public Client focused approach to service delivery Environmental awareness Tool Box talk IOSH managing safely


What makes this role unique?

You will ensure that good relationships with all external parties are maintained to enhance the reputation of the company and the delivery of projects to the customer.


Interested? Please send your CV or call 0161 707 1516