Senior Highways and Roads Engineer

ASA Recruitment are currently recruiting a Senior Highways and Roads Engineer for our Aberdeen client to undertake feasibility studies, design, contract preparation, contract supervision and project management of multi-million pound civil engineering projects. This is a minimum 3 month contract position with the potential to become a long term assignment.

The successful candidate will be required to:
Project manage multiple civil engineering projects and supervise team members
Guide and review the professional development of team members
Undertake/ manage investigation - feasibility and appraisal studies for road improvement projects, manage design, estimating and contract preparation, supervision onsite and contract management, 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 and consultation with the public
Develop technical Corporate Policy an assist other 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
Works and services procurement

Applicants are expected to demonstrate the following attributes:
Project management including design, contractual and financial control
Ability to select techniques, procedures and methods to undertake engineering tasks, design and develop engineering solutions, deliver projects and evaluate design solutions, use oral and written methods effectively for the communication of technical and other information
Assist in developing project programmes and effectively manage tasks & resources to deliver outcomes on time
Ability to manage and apply safe systems of work and undertaken effective contractual negotiations with confidence
Management of quality processes

Qualifications to the following minimum are required:
A Chartered Engineer/ Incorporated Engineer with the Engineering Council and a member of a relevant institution, or MEng degree or equivalent qualification accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers for progression to becoming a Chartered Engineer.

In order to be considered for this Senior Engineer opportunity in Aberdeen you will have demonstrable experience of feasibility studies, design, contract preparation, contract supervision and project management of multi-million pound civil engineering projects. 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 further.

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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