Senior Engineer – Highways & Major Projects

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary
£37,849 - £42,683 per annum
Posted
26 Jul 2019
Closes
18 Aug 2019
Ref
0018560
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

Bedford is growing at a fast pace and we are investing heavily in our highways infrastructure.  With significant projects such as our £20 million Bedford 2020 congestion relief programme, major development works to support housing and business growth and public realm improvement works. 

Bedford Borough Council is looking for an ambitious and experienced Senior Engineer to join the Engineering Services team. Candidates should be a Chartered Engineer (or working towards this status) and should have several years’ experience in the design and management of highway projects ranging from resurfacing works and junction improvements to major highway improvement projects.

Candidates should be enthusiastic, keen to pass on knowledge to team members and must be both a dynamic member of a team and be an effective leader. Candidates should be experienced in the administration of construction contracts, managing budgets and be fully conversant with the health and safety requirements of construction projects.

 Qualifications required – Degree in Civil Engineering or similar.

Industry experience required – 5+ years.

Professional qualification required – IEng.

For full job details visit www.bedford.gov.uk