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Highways Engineer

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    Highways and Traffic

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  • Contact:

    Mark Clinch

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Key Responsibilities
·Lead, develop and deliver design of a range of major and complex highways and transportation schemes of various types and sizes including feasibility design, detailed design, construction and maintenance.
·Identify and design out hazards, complete risk assessments, compile pre-construction information and ensure all design and construction works are planned, coordinated and completed in accordance with relevant legislation.
·Prepare tender, contract documentation, evaluate tender returns, and award the contract.
·Administer the contract, supervise contractors, verify valuations and certify payments for completed works.
·To be responsible for maintaining effective internal and external stakeholder relationships including Councillors, the public, consultants, contractors and private developers.
·Research, analyse and interpret a range of data in order to make objective and effective decisions to issues requiring an in-depth understanding of the respective work-areas ensuring compliance with the Council’s policies and procedures.
·Supervise and check work of junior staff in terms of assisting in project delivery.
·Supervise and check work of statutory undertakers, developers and contractors in terms of construction delivery.