The Belfast Highways team is seeking an Engineer to be part of this established and experienced team working on exciting highway projects. Due to recent successes and the continuing delivery of the A5 Western Transport Corridor and the A29 Cookstown Bypass the team is growing and offers excellent opportunities for the right candidate seeking new and exciting opportunities.
The successful candidate will form part of an existing team to deliver a number of highway and transportation schemes for various clients both in Ireland and overseas. The successful candidate will develop and deliver projects through various stages of design from feasibility to planning/detailed design and onto construction.
A typical week would include:
The candidate will be required to prepare designs and specifications under the supervision of experienced senior staff. Duties will include:
Preparation of designs and specifications in accordance with DMRB & MCHW
Development of designs using MX, Civil3D and AutoCAD
Management of graduate engineers and technicians to deliver work packages with scope to move up to managing smaller schemes
Client liaison as necessary to deliver the schemes/projects
Production of technical reports as required
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
The successful candidate will be degree qualified in civil engineering or another appropriate subject and be working towards CEng or IEng qualification within an appropriate professional engineering institution.
The successful candidate will be capable of working to tight project timescales, work comfortably under pressure and have an open and honest approach. Evidence of good communication and team work skills will be sought.
Post graduate experience in a highway design office. Design, contract preparation and supervision of highway schemes
Degree qualified in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
Either CEng or IEng or working towards professional qualification status
Good written and verbal communication skills
Full, clean driver’s license
Confidence to seek clarification of instructions and work scope
Skills in one or more industry standard design software
Adept in the use of AutoCAD and aptitude to further develop in MX/Civils3D including the use of BIM.
Drainage design experience preferable
Proficient in use of standard office software
Clean driving licence
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