Luton

The Office

 Our long term commitment to Luton Borough Council is to maintain a local presence and to contribute to the local economy. The employment local resources will allow this commitment to be honoured. The main project requirement will be for the New Luton Airport Access Road where Pell Frischmann are commissioned for 5 years through various stages of the project.

The Opportunities

Associate Highways Engineer

Main Purpose of the Job

We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Associate to manage an existing team in our Birmingham office and grow our existing Highways design capabilities. Work includes feasibility through to construction for all elements of highway design including bridges, along with various other civil structures projects for a variety of client. The role requires both management and expert technical leadership. The Birmingham Office has been successful in winning large multi-disciplinary long term frameworks and alliances. This coupled with the large multi-disciplinary projects currently being designed will provide a satisfying and rewarding opportunity to shape and grow a developing team of highly motivated engineers.

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

· Experience of Major Projects Management leading design teams and managing resources effectively.

· Extensive experience of leading civil engineering, or multi-discipline, projects with a client facing and work winning role at Project Manager/Director level.

· Ensuring the preparation of highway designs and specifications are of a high quality.

· Chairing client and consultation project meetings

· Over-seeing the preparation/preparing technical reports, fee proposals, bids, budgets, resource levels and all associated HSE, CDM and QA aspects

· Winning new work through consolidating existing client relationships and new clients.

· Responsibility for ensuring all projects are completed in a timely and cost effective way and ensuring the Job Financial Summary is regularly updated and correct.

· Providing expert technical guidance to others

· Reporting as necessary on projects and progress

· Working with both public and private sector clients on projects

· Mentoring Engineers

Qualifications

· Must have a Civil Engineering Degree or a relevant discipline 

· Ideally you will be Chartered MICE or MCIHT

Experience

· Previous Highways design experience at Principal level or above

· Detailed understanding of major highways and infrastructure schemes  using Design Manual for Bridges, British Standards and other codes

· Ideally with have previous experience of an engineering consultancy

Skills

· Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills

· Be able to work well in teams and provide efficient direction to other team members.

· Ideally will have experience of BIM, and highway design software

 

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

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Principal Highways Engineer

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

·        Project management of Highways and Infrastructure jobs.

·        Utilisation of local staff, Pell Frischmann Contractor staff in other offices, and sub consultants

·        Manage design and disciplines for projects.

·        Collate project information and liaise with the client as required

·        Supervise site based projects as required.

·        Supervise and delegate to subordinates and others as required.

·        Provide technical input into major / minor highway and infrastructure schemes.

·        Coordinate and Liaise with other PF offices including Birmingham, MK, Wakefield

·        Maintain a good understanding of all relevant standards, Codes of Practice, Health & Safety Legislation and   current relevant design methods.

·        Comply with all Company Procedures and Work Instructions

·        Execute site-based or head office functions, liaising with the clients and other contractor’s staff to collect project specific information as required by the Project Manager.

·        Check/approve own and other staff work, including third party design proposals, as identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects.

·        Carry out other duties identified in the Project Management Plan or as required by the Project Manager on assigned projects.

·        Supervise technical work of other staff as required.

·        Assist in monitoring, planning and forecasting utilisation of own discipline team members

 

Qualifications  

·        Degree in a relevant Engineer discipline       

·        Ideally MSc or MEng

 

Experience      

·        A minimum of 5 years of highways design

·        Understanding of health and safety issues in relation to the design and construction of civil engineering works

·        Previous experience of an engineering organisation would be an advantage

·        Knowledge and experience of administering NEC contracts, preparing works information and supervising works on site

 

Skills    

·        Industry standard computer aided tools i.e AutoCAD, Civil 3D

·        Micro drainage

·        Communication skills; Verbal & Written

·        Report Writing    

·        Good presentation and communication skills

 

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

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Senior Highways Engineer

 

Main Purpose of the Job

Based in our Luton or Milton Keynes offices you will support our design teams delivering project in the Highways, Rail Infrastructure and Building sectors. Initially you will provide technical support to design teams delivering highway and development infrastructure projects. You will also be required to attend meetings and liaise with our clients. Successful candidates will benefit from appropriate training and support for their professional development.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities

·        Site Surveys

·        Highway Design

·        Drainage Design

·        Preparation of Drawings and Specifications

·        Report Writing

 

Qualifications  

           HNC or Degree in related field       

 

Experience        

           4 years’ post qualification

           Highway Alignment Design

           Highway Drainage Design

           Highway Infrastructure Design       

 

Preferred Experience

           Pavement Design

           Client liaison

 

Skills    

           MicroDrainage

           Civils 3D or PDS

           Self-motivated

           Good Written English

           Driver’s License  

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

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Highways Design Engineer 

Main Purpose of the Job

Based in our Luton or Milton Keynes offices you will support our design teams delivering project in the Highways, Rail Infrastructure and Building sectors. Initially you will provide technical support to design teams delivering highway and development infrastructure projects. Successful candidates will benefit from appropriate training and support for their professional development.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

·        Site Surveys

·        Highway Design

·        Highway Drainage Design

·        Preparation of Drawings and Specifications

·        Report Writing

Qualifications

·        HNC or Degree in related field       


Experience        

           2 years’ post qualification

           Highway Alignment Design


Preferred Experience    

           Highway Drainage Design

           Pavement Design


Skills    

           CAD

           Good Written English       

           Civils 3D

           PDS

           MicroStation

 

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

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Graduate Engineer - Highways 

Main Purpose of the Job

Reporting to Engineer / Senior Engineer the Graduate / Assistant Engineer will be required to undertake hands on design for Highways projects. The successful post holder will be responsible for the delivery of technical outputs of projects or service areas for projects and work within a well-established team.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

           Undertake services within an engineering environment which may include (but not limited to); scheme investigation, site inspections, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary and detailed design, preparation of tender documents and works/construction inspection and supervision.

 •          Prepare technical designs in accordance with approved design procedures and standards.

 •          Prepare technical documents and drawings for checking and approval

 •          Exercise engineering judgement and provide innovative solutions to engineering problems.

           Prepare designs, design calculations, tender documentation, scheme evaluations, design             statements and other reports as identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects

 •          Carry out other duties identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects

 •          Undertake work using relevant standards, Codes of Practice, Health & Safety Legislation and             current design methods

           Comply with company business management system and the procedures IMS & BMS procedures

 
Qualification

           Graduate - MEng (Hons)/ BEng (Hons) /  BSc Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

·              Assistant – HND Civil Engineering (or equivalent) and or as above

           Working towards professional membership  (IEng / CEng MICE / MIHT); demonstrable with “live” CPD / DAP and current membership / training scheme commitments.

 
Experience         

           Graduate - Ideally min 1 years’ experience, but not essential

a)    Working on Highways and infrastructure projects

b)    Experience of the main management systems & processes used within a similar business.

c)     Highway Alignment (links, junctions & roundabouts), pavement and drainage design

d)    Awareness of DMRB, MCDHW & TSRGD

 

           Assistant Engineer - Ideally min 3 years’ experience, but not essential

a)    Working on Highways and infrastructure projects

b)    Experience of the main management systems & processes used within a similar business.

c)     Highway Alignment (links, junctions & roundabouts), pavement and drainage design

d)    Use of DMRB, MCDHW & TSRGD

 
Skills     

           Awareness / Use relevant design software and standards;

                  Essential, AutoCAD, Microsoft (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

                  Non Essential but useful –Bentley Mx, MicroDrainage, Civils 3D,

                  DMRB & Local Authority Standards

           Excellent communication skills; Verbal & Written       

 

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

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Graduate Civil Engineer

Main Purpose of the Job

 

Reporting to Engineer / Senior Engineer the Graduate Engineer will be required to undertake hands on design for Highways projects. The successful post holder will be responsible for the delivery of technical outputs of projects or service areas for projects and work within a well-established team.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Undertake services within an engineering environment which may include (but not limited to); scheme investigation, site inspections, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary and detailed design, preparation of tender documents and works/construction inspection and supervision.
  • Prepare technical designs in accordance with approved design procedures and standards.
  • Prepare technical documents and drawings for checking and approval
  • Exercise engineering judgement and provide innovative solutions to engineering problems.
  • Prepare designs, design calculations, tender documentation, scheme evaluations, design statements and other reports as identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects
  • Carry out other duties identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects
  • Undertake work using relevant standards, Codes of Practice, Health & Safety Legislation and current design methods
  • Comply with company business management system and the procedures IMS & BMS procedures

Qualification

  • Graduate - MEng (Hons)/ BEng (Hons) / BSc Civil Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Assistant – HND Civil Engineering (or equivalent) and or as above
  • Working towards professional membership (IEng / CEng MICE / MIHT); demonstrable with “live” CPD / DAP and current membership / training scheme commitments.

Experience

  • Graduate - Ideally min 1 years’ experience, but not essential
  • Working on Highways and infrastructure projects
  • Experience of the main management systems & processes used within a similar business.
  • Highway Alignment (links, junctions & roundabouts), pavement and drainage design
  • Awareness of DMRB, MCDHW & TSRGD
  • Assistant Engineer - Ideally min 3 years’ experience, but not essential
  • Working on Highways and infrastructure projects
  • Experience of the main management systems & processes used within a similar business.
  • Highway Alignment (links, junctions & roundabouts), pavement and drainage design
  • Use of DMRB, MCDHW & TSRGD

Skills

  • Awareness / Use relevant design software and standardsEssential, AutoCAD, Microsoft (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Non-Essential but useful –Bentley Mx, MicroDrainage, Civils 3D,
  • DMRB & Local Authority Standards

Please send your application to recruitment@pellfrischmann.com

NO AGENCIES PLEASE