Principal / Associate Highway Design Engineer

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Principal / Associate Highway Design Engineer

  • Are you a Principal / Associate Highway Design Engineer looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work in an environment where your efforts are appreciated and your talent is valued and recognised? My client is looking for a Principal / Associate Highway Design Engineer to join their extremely busy team in the Wolverhampton area. The company is in need of new staff due to the increase in work load.

The Role

  • We are looking for an experienced strategic Design Engineer to complement our clients Civil Engineering team as Principal/Associate Design Engineer.
  • You will be responsible for the design of transport infrastructure improvement works under Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980.
  • Initially a hands-on role, the successful candidate will be required to grow and lead a sub team, as well as develop new clients focussing on additional work streams across the sector.
  • This is a key strategic appointment working on high profile projects throughout the UK.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Suitable candidates will have a wealth of experience in the detailed design and specification of highways under Section 278 agreements.
  • With a strong background in Civil Engineering you should possess the ability to build on existing client relationships and identify new work streams.
  • Finally, you will need to be commercially astute and have the drive and ambition to make the role a success.


  • Basic salary £60,000 – £65,000 per year
  • Company Car / Allowance + Excellent Benefits Package
  • Opportunity to work for a leading global professional services firm

If the Principal / Associate Highway Design Engineer role could be of interest to you, please call Liam at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!