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Principal/Associate Highway Design Engineer

Principal/Associate Highway Design Engineer
Excellent Salary (commensurate with experience) + car/allowance + Benefits

Are you an experienced Highway Design Engineer looking for a new challenge…? Is Wolverhampton a good location for you…? Do you want to work in an environment where your efforts are appreciated and your talent is valued and recognised…? Would you value the opportunity to develop, grow and lead your own team...? Do you want to work autonomously with the authority to implement your own ideas and processes…? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

About the Role
We have recently relocated to Wolverhampton and are looking for an experienced strategic Design Engineer to complement our Civil Engineering team as Principal/Associate Design Engineer. You will be responsible for the design of transport infrastructure improvement works under Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980. Initially a hands-on role, the successful candidate will be required to grow and lead a sub team, as well as develop new clients focussing on additional work streams across the sector. This is a key strategic appointment working on high profile projects throughout the UK.

About You
Suitable candidates will have a wealth of experience in the detailed design and specification of highways under Section 278 agreements. With a strong background in Civil Engineering you should possess the ability to build on existing client relationships and identify new work streams. Finally, you will need to be commercially astute and have the drive and ambition to make the role a success.

About Us
RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world.
Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.

RPS transport specialists have a long-established record of successfully delivering transport and infrastructure solutions in connection with both new and existing developments.
RPS specialises in the delivery of high quality multidisciplinary services, including engineering design, environment and planning for projects across Aviation, Highways, Rail and Port & Marine.

RPS is an Equal Opportunities employer.
Applications received through Recruitment Agencies will not be considered.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.