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Location: Anywhere (UK) - Oxfordshire and Home Counties
Job Ref: SW1212
Closing Date: 05/07/2019
Role Interim Senior Engineer – Road Agreements
Location United Kingdom
Rate On application
Duration 5 Months
To assist the Principal Engineer in ensuring that layouts of new roads and changes to existing roads are designed and built to meet standards and appropriate contemporary urban design standards by working with developers and local planning authorities.
To assist the Principal Engineer in managing the work of the team, with particular emphasis on management of workload and output of direct reports.
To assist the Principal Engineer in the development and implementation of team specific revised policies and working processes and procedures
Receive drawings from developers; ensure that proposals conform with OCC and national design standards
Advising Transport planning and other officers within the council on issues relating to legal agreements, highway safety and highway construction design and specifications.
Arrange for the Aids to movement (white lines and signs) to be checked or designed.
Calculate Bond and commuted sums required for each development scheme.
Compile and provide all necessary information to enable legal instructions to be created in relation to development of S38, S278 and private street agreements
Arrange/carry out site inspections and testing to ensure compliance with permissions, materials/workmanship standards and approved technical drawings.This in relation to both S38 and S278 works
Experience and skills required
HNC or equivalent in relevant engineering, planning or transport discipline
Experience of negotiating and engrossing road agreements (Section 38 and Section 278 Agreements) for the provision of transport services and infrastructure
Experience of the road adoption process from initial submission to final adoption
Experience of site supervision of highway infrastructure together with sound record keeping
A working knowledge and experience of road construction design and specifications and other associated infrastructure
Knowledge of highway construction materials, their properties and uses
If you believe this is an assignment for you and are available, please send a full CV quoting reference SW1212
Please note all successful applicants will be notified within 21 days