Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees. Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year. Amey is an equal opportunities employer.
What is the purpose of this role?
To provide support to a Senior and/or Principal ITS Engineer within a design team to ensure compliance with all relevant technical standards and the delivery of all the specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the quality required.
What will this role involve?
Implement the project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards
Undertake any work of a technical nature that falls within ability and competence
Be confident to work under minimum supervision and competent to check the work of others and supervise less experienced or junior staff
Assist with competency appraisal processes subject to suitable level of supervision
Carry out site visits and surveys, inspections and supervise sub-contractors Prepare and check feasibility studies, inspection, assessment and technical reports and other written documents in an appropriate format ensuring compliance with Amey procedures
Comply with the requirements of the Amey Integrated Management System including Health & Safety, Environmental and all other appropriate regulations Prepare/check design approach, calculations, drawings and documents
Take line management responsibility for the direction and supervision of junior design team members to help ensure timely project delivery is achieved within budget and in accordance with the specification
Engage in client and third party liaison
Support the preparation of bids and delivery of services on other contracts, when required
Keep up to date with industry best practice and where appropriate apply best practice within the team environment
Undertake the performance appraisals for all reporting staff and support learning and development opportunities
Developing an understanding of the commercial aspects of project management with responsibility for completion of specifically assigned tasks to time and cost
What are we looking for?
Chartered or Incorporated Engineer or approaching CEng or IEng status having completed the necessary training requirements
Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages
Post-graduate experience in highways
Good communication skills and the ability to work within a small team and have a dedicated approach to working within and meeting strict deadlines
Good communication skills dealing with clients, developers, consultants, elected representatives and the public
Client focused approach to service delivery
What makes this role unique?
You will be confident to work under minimum supervision and competent to check the work of others and supervise less experienced or junior staff.