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Due to our continued expansion, Volos is seeking to grow our Highways Infrastructure Design Team within our Cardiff office.

To apply please email your CV to enquiries@volos.co.uk

Due to our continued growth, Volos are seeking to grow the highway infrastructure design section within the Cardiff office. We are excited to announce we are looking for a driven Senior Highway Engineer to enhance our team.

The successful candidate will combine technical and managerial responsibilities to help the team in fulfilling the requirements of our projects with key Clients.

Responsibilities

  • Production of design documentation for highway projects, including sketches, drawings, calculations, reports and specifications.
  • Compilation of NEC tender/contract documentation
  • Assist in the preparation of fee proposals, as well as supporting with bids
  • Assist the quantity surveying team in the development of cost estimates
  • Mentor and develop junior members of staff

Experience

  • Proficient in the use of Civils 3D, Keylines, Keysigns and Vehicle tracking
  • Proficient in the use current UK highway design guidance documents including DMRB, Manual for Street, Active Travel Guidance etc.
  • Working knowledge of the NEC ECC suite of contracts
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of Construction Design Management (CDM)
  • Proven experience of successfully delivering quality highway projects in a high pressure multi-disciplined environment
  • Ability to propose potential design solutions to solve engineering problems and applying engineering judgement to consider and recommend options
  • Proven experience working within the highway industry
  • Experience of working with Local Authorities, National Highways, Welsh Government, Major Contractors.

Qualifications

  • BEng, MEng or MSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • CEng or IEng is desirable. Equivalent experience will be considered where individuals are able to demonstrate to a similar level

Responsibilities

  • Development of drainage solutions for highway, infrastructure and flood alleviation schemes from feasibility, throughout the design process, tender, detailed design and construction stages.
  • The use of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Causeway Flow drainage design software.
  • Compilation of NEC tender/contract documentation
  • Assist in the preparation of fee proposals, as well as supporting with bids
  • Designing sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) with successful experience of SAB applications.
  • Designing contemporary environmental solutions to manage land drainage
  • Assist the quantity surveying team in the development of cost estimates
  • Mentor and develop junior members of staff

Experience

  • Production of drainage design calculations, models, detail design drawings & specifications.
  • Thorough understanding of drainage design principles including foul, surface water, land drainage and SuDS.
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the SAB process.
  • Clear evidence of successful management of projects/programmes and teams to meet both quality and commercial targets.
  • Be adept with Civil 3D and Causeway Flow, be well-versed in the preparation of notes and specifications sufficient for technical approvals and construction, ideally with experience of Section 38/278 highway schemes and Section 104/106 drainage schemes.

Qualifications

  • BEng, MEng or MSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • CEng or IEng is desirable. Equivalent experience will be considered where individuals are able to demonstrate to a similar level

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