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Senior Engineer -Highways

  1. Winchester
  1. Transportation

Senior Engineer

Atkins’ UK Transportation business brings together the capabilities of our Rail, Highway and Local Transport teams, into a single business of 3,000 talented engineering professionals transport planners and consultants. The unique breadth of services in Transportation, combined with our scale, makes Atkins the leading UK transportation infrastructure consultancy. We create a culture and environment to inspire our people, ensure collaboration with our clients and continue to shape the future of mobility.

Want to be part of one of the largest transportation consultancies in the UK?  We are running a very successful, growing Strategic Partner Highways Design & Engineering services framework, delivering to Hampshire County Council and working closely with the client, based in Winchester.

The contract covers a wide range of services and brings together colleagues from across the organisation, both in the UK and from our Global Design Centre.  You would be responsible for general highway scheme design and oversight of the maintenance work to ensure both workstreams continue to flourish.

You would be based in Winchester, but with some travel to other Atkins locations within the region to ensure you can deliver value for our Client.

Key responsibilities

•Working with multi-disciplinary teams to develop and deliver technical project solutions on time and to budget.

•Act as a Technical Reviewer on projects and oversee completion of designs and the production and review of design documentation.

•Preparation and presentation of options and progress reports.

•Maintaining and developing excellent client relationships.

•Preparing fee offers for agreement by the client.

•Managing stakeholders to maintain and develop excellent professional relationships which can secure repeat business.

Key requirements

•BEng, MEng or MSc Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

•IEng or CEng with a relevant professional institution or nearing CEng status with same.

•Drainage design experience, including working knowledge of Sewers for Adoption.

•Robust knowledge and experience in the development and delivery of civil engineering and highway related projects.

•Experience of financial and budgetary processes.

•Extensive experience of working with local authorities, as consultant or client.

Connecting countries, cities and communities, our Transportation team works on some of the most challenging projects of our time. Helping people to travel reliably and more efficiently, we transform rail and highway infrastructure. So, get on board and play a big part in our success.

We know that different people have different priorities, which is why we're here to support you. Flexible and remote working is a central part of our culture. So talk to us about what's ideal for you – from reduced weeks to buying more leave over school holidays. And if you're returning from a career break, ask us how we can help you transition back into work with us.

Flexible Working:

Atkins recognise that there are many well qualified people who are looking to further their career, but who cannot commit to full time employment. We support flexible working arrangements and are interested to discuss how we can accommodate individual requirements

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview.

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

ATKINS, part of the SNC Lavalin Group, is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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