Senior Engineer - Roads
Kier Group plc.
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
9d ago

Kier Strategic Highways are currently recruiting for aSenior Engineer to join the Area 9 Asset Support Contract.

Kier Group plc. is a leading construction, property,residential and services group with 88 UK offices and over 22,000 employees.

Listed on the London Stock Exchange, we are a constituent of the FTSE 250Index.

Kier Highways design roads, bridges and intelligenttransport systems (ITS), covering strategic and nationally important roads, aswell as local roads serving local communities.

Our projects range from majorimprovements to complete renewals of roads and structures. With specialist teams,we manage complex works from conception through to handover at the end ofmaintenance periods.

Job Purpose :

To be responsible for all activities relating to the valuemanagement, detailed design and contract preparation of highway schemesdelegated to you by the Team Leader.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Preparing and overseeing Road Renewal and / or Improvementdesigns
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Dealing with project related correspondence
  • Maintaining high technical standards, consistent with theproject brief
  • Undertake site surveys when required
  • Assisting in project administration and control includingmonitoring of costs and programme
  • Work in collaboration with the other divisions includingCommercial and Delivery
  • Mentoring, supervising and co-ordinating the work of others
  • Ensure compliance with the ASC9 Quality Plan and DesignProcedures
  • Ensure compliance with relevant health and safetylegislation, particularly the CDM Regulations
  • Actively promote Health and Safety in the workplace, settinga good example to other employees and ensuring awareness of and compliance withgeneral Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and SafetyManagement System.
  • Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonablyrequired.
  • Key Skills andQualifications :

  • Significant experience in the detailed design of highwaymaintenance and improvement schemes, preferably on the Highways England RoadNetwork.
  • HNC / HND / Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Knowledge of highway’s assets and the appropriate solutionsfor renewal or improvement
  • A thorough knowledge of Highways England Design Manuals and Specifications
  • Experience using quality, environmental and health andsafety legislation and management systems, particularly CDM 2015
  • Project and programme management, with ability to use MSProject advantageous
  • About Kier :

    Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

    Being part of Kier means living our values of beingcollaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential toshape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lastinglegacy.

    Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scopeand opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contributeto a rich and diverse culture.

    Kier is an inclusive employer.

    Let’s shape yourworld together.

    Primary Location

    United Kingdom-England-West Midlands-Birmingham

    Engineering - Construction / Civils


    Kier Group UKFull TimePermanent

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