Highways Drainage Engineer

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Structures and Highways

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  • Salary:

    £30.00 - £35.00 per hour + Negotiable.

  • Contact:

    Sam Mabbott B.Soc Sci

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Our client is looking to recruit a Highways Drainage Design Engineer for an on-going contract in Salford Quays, engaged in all aspects of traffic and transportation engineering.

The successful candidate will be capable of providing a technical support role to ensure delivery of demanding projects.

+ ABle to demonstrate experience, knowledge and understanding of DMRB and manual for streets design standards and local authority procedures in relation the design and construction of highway schemes under section 38 and 278 of the Highways Act.

+ Recent experience of working as part of an integrated highway design team preferably in an environment involving the development schemes for Private Developers.

+ Proficient in the use of industry standard computer software including Auto-Cad, Key Signs, Key Lines and Auto Track. Knowledge and experience of using 3D highway modelling software such as PDS, MX and 3D Civils.

+ Drainage design capabilities in relation to highways design and the application of SUDS. A working knowledge of the current changes in Legislation. Working knowledge of WinDes and flood risk assessment would be an advantage.

+ Minimum of HNC in Civil Engineering or other relevant studies.