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Team Leader - Highway Detailed Design Engineer

Associate Highway Detailed Design Engineer - Team Leader Position


Permanent, West Yorkshire


Our client is a leading Engineering Highway Consultancy and they are currently looking for a Senior Civil Engineer with Highway design experience for a Team Lead role within their Consultancy that is committed to providing a quality service to our growing Client base.

As an experienced Civil Design Engineer (Highways), you will take the Lead and head up one of their teams which consist of two to four engineers and technicians working on the design and procurement of highway and infrastructure projects.


You will take a proactive role in a wide range of mainly development led projects throughout the UK. Working alongside Local Highway Planning Authorities and Private Developers the position offers an exciting opportunity to take up a design led role with one of the leading Consultancies in the field.


The ideal candidate will have solid experience in a similar role, and will ideally be a Chartered Engineer or hold Incorporated status. As you will be working in a team environment you should be confident and personable with the ability to integrate.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable consultancy experience on major highways and infrastructure schemes associated with residential retail employment and commercial developments and will lead on the delivery of design solutions (drainage / roads / SUDS) from feasibility through to detailed design and implemented under Section 278/38 highway and Section 104 drainage Agreements.


Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

·         Manage and review the preparation of designs, drawings and reports for a variety of highway and infrastructure proposals

·         Preparation of site appraisals for residential developments

·         Undertake feasibility and pre-planning assessments of engineering infrastructure

·         Liaison with clients, regulators and other stakeholders

·         Management and mentoring of engineers and technicians and reviewing technical outputs

·         Project management, team management and budgetary control

·         Business development through client liaison, networking and preparation of bids and proposals



Qualifications / Experience:

·         Civil Engineering degree/HND educated in a relevant discipline

·         Chartered or working towards chartered status with a recognised professional institution (e.g. ICE or IHE or CIHT) is desirable

·         Excellent knowledge of infrastructure design at concept, feasibility and preliminary level

·         Good knowledge of relevant policy and design standards (e.g. DMRB, Sewers for Adoption)

·         Experience in the design and supervision of adopted drainage and highways

·         Experience of NEC3 contracts and complying with Designer Duties under CDM

·         Competent in the use of AutoCAD, PDS/3D Civils and WinDes Microdrainage

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Team Player


Further Information:
To further discuss this role, please contact Andy on 01233510206 and you can directly send your enquiries to or
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