Senior Highways Engineer


Within your role, you will:

  • Prepare preliminary and detailed highway designs, S278 and S38 drawings, including drainage.
  • Liaise with highway authorities for approval.
  • Supervise and oversee junior team members.
  • Lead and discuss projects by attending meetings (virtual and in person) with project team members and clients.
  • Undertake site visits.


This position would suit someone who has:

  • A relevant qualification in civil engineering.
  • 1-2 years’ experience as a Senior Highways Engineer or 4-5 years’ experience overall.
  • Preferably, competent with Civil 3D and micro drainage.
  • Knowledge of relevant design standards such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Manual and TSRGD.
  • Experience of managing projects, assisting other team members with their projects, and communicating with clients.
  • Track record of delivering projects within deadlines.


In return, you will receive:

  • A competitive salary, dependant on experience.
  • Financial bonus based on, your performance, your Team’s performance, and the Company’s performance.
  • Annual leave: 20 days, plus the period between Christmas and New Year, and an additional day for every three years’ service up to an additional five days.
  • The ability to work flexibly from our Yate office and from home (our standard office hours are 9:00 am-5.30 pm).
  • One of your professional memberships paid by the company.
  • 5% contribution towards your company pension.