Infrastructure Design Engineer - Highways

Recruiter
R P S Group PLC
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Excellent salary and benefits package on offer
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Highway Design Engineer

Birmingham

Excellent Salary & Benefits Package on offer

This is a fantastic time to join RPS. We are looking to recruit highly motivated and ambitious employees to work on a wide variety of high-profile projects. With an enviable client list, and the highest calibre multi-disciplinary back up team, we are able to offer unparalleled opportunities to showcase your talents and truly develop your career.

In particular, we are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Infrastructure Design Engineer to join the Team in our Birmingham office.

Working within the Engineering Team, you will be responsible for:-

- Preparation of Detailed section 278 agreement designs for priority junctions, traffic signal controlled junctions and roundabouts etc
- Negotiations with Highway Authorities to agree strategies etc
- In depth knowledge of DMRB
- Preparation of works specifications
- Pavement design and calculation
- Earthworks design and cut and fill
- Preparation of fee quotations,
- Development of client relationships, client base and new work streams
- Site visits
- Highway Drainage design and calculations

You will need to be degree qualified and, ideally, have at least 3 years post-qualification experience in a Consultancy, Developer or Local Planning Authority. You will need to possess excellent communication skills and the ability to organise your own workload.

In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package, including 24 days holiday, Pension and Life Assurance. You will also be eligible to participate in the Company Share Purchase Scheme. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your talents and develop your career with one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary consultancies.