Highways and Roads Engineer

Location:
Aberdeen
Contract Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Engineering Jobs
Specialism:
Engineer Jobs
Salary:
£30 - £40 per hour
Posted:
24-Dec-18
Job Ref:
154214

ASA Recruitment are currently recruiting a Highways and Roads Engineer for our Aberdeen client to project manage small to medium sized civil engineering projects. This is a minimum 3 month contract position with the potential to become long term.

The successful candidate will be required to:

Project manage small to medium sized civil engineering projects (sub £0.5M)
Undertake investigation, feasibility and appraisal studies for road improvement projects
Undertake design, estimating and contract preparation
Undertake works supervision onsite and contract management
Undertake financial control and monitoring of contracts
Perform/manage land, traffic, environmental, geological/geotechnical and other site surveys
Undertake roads authority responsibilities relevant to the team's work
Undertake/ manage consultation with the public
Prepare reports and other communications
Assist in the development of technical Corporate Policy
Assist other Transportation teams when required

Demonstrable experience of the following is essential:

Highway Design and Construction
Traffic and Transportation Engineering concepts
Engineering contract documentation
Land/topographical surveying
Design and site safety
Producing estimates and checking valuations
CAD applications

including the following:

Project management including design, contractual and financial control
Ability to select techniques, procedures and methods to undertake engineering tasks
Ability to contribute to the design and development of engineering solutions
Ability to deliver projects and evaluate design solutions
Ability to use oral and written methods effectively for the communication of technical and other information to professionals, elected members and the public
Assist in developing project programmes and effectively manage tasks & resources to deliver outcomes on time
Ability to manage and apply safe systems of work
Management of quality processes
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

The following qualifications are required:

Membership of a relevant institution actively pursuing Chartered or Incorporated Engineer status
Educated to Degree level in a relevant engineering discipline
Substantial relevant civil engineering experience
In addition, a full driving licence is desirable.

In order to be considered for this Highways and Roads Engineer opportunity in Aberdeen you will be a flexible team player with excellent planning and communication skills.

If you are interested in this opportunity for our client in Aberdeen, and feel you have the relevant experience, please apply with your current CV and we will contact you to discuss the position in more detail.

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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