The Highways team is seeking a professional engineer with extensive post qualification experience in the design of Highway schemes to work in the Exeter office. The team is growing and offers excellent opportunities for the right candidate.
You will be involved in the project management and technical delivery of highway schemes from inception through to handover of the completed scheme to the client. This role will primarily be client facing and the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a track record of delivery of schemes in either the local or national transport arena.
A typical week would include: Managing projects to ensure coordination of multi-disciplinary inputs. Managing resources effectively and efficiently to meet fluctuating work loads Working with Clients and design teams to deliver compliant designs on time and within budget meeting CDM, QA and technical review requirements. Lead the design process and encourage the rest of the team to deliver appropriate and cost effective solutions to the agreed programme; support those less experienced by technical review, mentoring and advice. Participating in tender bids and business development opportunities as they arise. WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services firms providing technical consultancy to the built and natural environment. We believe that for societies to thrive, we must all hold ourselves accountable for tomorrow. For us, that means creating innovative solutions to the challenges the future will bring to the communities and environments where we live and work across the UK.
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