Lead Highways Engineer (Team Lead/Manager)

Location
York
Salary
£Neg
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
VAC-57934
Contact
Susan O'Brien
Sector
Engineering
Category
Civil/Structural
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client are seeking a Principal/Lead Highways Engineer on a permanent staff basis to lead a team in York

To lead and direct a team of civil engineers, graduates and technicians involved in producing engineering surveys, studies and detailed designs for highway and drainage infrastructure projects, providing overall management and serving as a point of technical excellence.

Maintain and coordinate a high level of health and safety within the group
Day to day management, planning, leading and motivating a team of civil engineers, graduates, technicians and CAD staff
Accountable for performance against annual plan/ team dashboard in terms of project delivery, resources and margins by monitoring team performance against programmes, contracts and project quality plans and take necessary corrective action.
Develop and grow the business and resource in York and beyond to achieve the long term goal of the business to support the aspirations of Regional offices
Assist the Head of Civil Engineering & Built Environment in work winning development and maximise both company and team opportunities with Clients.
Lead teams formed to delivery projects, ensuring commitments are delivered
Lead projects on behalf of clients as directed
Ensure the development of staff to ensure the skills are available within the Highways & Drainage team to meet business objectives.
Supervise training and competency of engineers, graduates and technicians

Knowledge
Professionally qualified Chartered or Incorporated Engineer
Detailed knowledge of civil design principles and standards
Detailed knowledge of construction principles and standards
Comprehensive understanding of Health & Safety standards
Experience of Contract Conditions and attentive to Procedures and Procedures
Good commercial awareness including programming and delivery to budgets/timescales

Applications to railjobs@kintecglobal.com