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Highways Assistant Engineer

Posted: 12 Nov 2020 Closes: 12 Dec 2020
Huntingdon, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 1182329182

We are looking for a Highways Assistant Engineer to join our Infrastructure Services team on-site in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.

Reporting to the Highway Engineer, you will play a vital role in our Cambridgeshire Highways team, providing design solutions and services to our Cambridgeshire Highways Services Contract.

  • Assist with undertaking designs and producing design packages for target cost and construction
  • Produce technical reports and other technical output to achieve project outcomes
  • Undertake site visits, surveys and investigations
  • Utilise design software including 3D modelling and MicroDrainage;
  • Ensure work is undertaken in compliance with QSE standards and processes
  • Technical training/supervision/peer mentoring of Technicians.
  • Working collaboratively with customers and other stakeholders to understand and develop project objectives
We're looking for:
  • Design and construction experience within the highway sector (ideally at least 2 years)
  • Commercial awareness in the delivery of projects
  • Knowledge of design standards including DMRB & MCDHW
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Health, Safety & Welfare & Environment in design and construction
  • Computer literate on Design software and Microsoft packages
  • Competent user of AutoCAD & Civils 3D (desirable)
Our infrastructure services team delivers projects that maintain and enhance the built environment. Part of that is our work to operate, maintain and improve large parts of the UK road network. Whether you're involved in frontline operational work, design, project management or office-based services, every day you'll be helping to improve the lives of millions of people.

We thrive through embracing differences because we know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping us to build successful and winning teams. We call it Naturally Skanska.

We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process. Please contact us on if you require any adjustments that would support you throughout your application.

We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role.

This is an advert for our job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of Skanska. For a full role profile, please contact . The closing date for this vacancy may be subject to change any time at the sole discretion of the Business.

Additional Information
  • Location: Huntingdon, England, United Kingdom
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • About Skanska: We thrive through embracing differences, whether they be social backgrounds, ethnicity, disability, gender, age, religion, sexuality and any other protected characteristic, we know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping us to build successful and winning teams. We call it Naturally Skanska.Make your next career move with us.

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