Technical Manager - Highways

Anonymous 55000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum

2018-08-09 11:12:07

Job location Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Consulting & Corporate Strategy

Job description

Technical Manager - Highways
Excellent opportunity to join one of the top 20 Consultancies in the world, turning over 1 billion and a market leader in the Highway sector.

£55,000 - £60,000 basic + Car or Allowance + Private Healthcare.


Role Description
This role will see you taking that step from being a Principal / Senior Engineer in to a Technical Manager. The team is growing with a number of project and Frameworks awarded now they need to expand their management team.

In the first 6 - 12 months you will still have an element of hands on design work on the larger / more technical schemes. Ultimately you will be mentoring the more junior Highway / Road designs to gain more experience allowing you to become more client focused. Someone who can lead a team where their behaviours and attitude count as much as their technical ability.
Day to day duties could include:-

* Lead and oversee detailed design.
* Ensure the right safety outcomes for our customers, designing the safest most cost effective solutions.
* Providing technical guidance, and support to colleagues, mentoring and developing others.
* Working in close collaboration with internal and external team members, help feed the wider business, identifying and helping to win work for the highways team.

Experience/ Qualifications:-

* HNC / HND or Degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline and a relevant professional qualification (IEng/CEng).
* Experience of Transportation Infrastructure with a strong understanding of civil engineering design principles. Conversant with relevant design standards particularly the UK Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) and Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW).
* Experience of and ability to manage and support others in AutoCAD and MSOffice and knowledge of alignment design using Bentley MX / OpenRoads and/ or knowledge of drainage design using Micro Drainage and/or knowledge of Analysis Software (ideally ARCADY, PICADY, Auto Track, Key signs).

You must live and be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this position

If you are interested in applying for this position please forward your CV Alternatively you can speak to Phil by phoning .

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