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The Highways team is seeking a professional engineer with extensive post qualification experience in the design of Highway schemes to work in our Edinburgh office. The team is enthusiastic, growing and offers excellent opportunities for the right candidate.
The candidate will be pivotal in our project and design management, leading technical delivery of highway schemes from inception through to handover of the completed scheme to the client. This role will be technically focussed. You enjoy the eye for detail, and the ability to educate and oversee our Highways technical delivery output.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a track record of delivery of schemes in either the local or national transport arena.
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WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important ” be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.
As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including a 37.5 hour working week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, life assurance, personal accident cover and paid professional subscriptions, and some not so standard benefits as part of our flexible benefits scheme ” so if you would like to hop on a new bike (cycle to work scheme) or thrill the family with your Lego building skills (Discount at Legoland Windsor) ” WSP can help!
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