Senior Highway Engineer

Mayer Brown is looking to recruit a talented, self-motivated and driven Senior Infrastructure Engineer with Section 38/278 design and project management experience to join our busy Infrastructure Team based in Ilminster on a full-time permanent basis.

The role will involve the use of AutoCAD and Civil 3D to develop highway designs using industry standards such as DMRB, SHW and MfS, TSRGD etc.  You will liaise with Client Teams, the Highway Authority and other stakeholders to develop S38/278 highway designs to a technically approved status on time and budget.  You will use your CDM knowledge and understanding as part of your role as Designer.

A good working knowledge of development and highways drainage design and the ability to use the Windes drainage software suite would be desirable. In this respect, in addition to the groups referred above you would be expected to develop and administer S104 and 106 applications to ensure adoption by the Water Authority.

Mayer Brown is a successful and growing Transport Planning, Infrastructure Design & Environmental consultancy with offices nationwide.  For over 30 years we have developed excellent working relationships with clients which has helped to form our impressive and envied reputation within the industry.

Applicants should have a minimum of a 2:1 degree in Civil Engineering, five years’ experience and ideally be working towards incorporated or chartered status.

We offer a competitive salary, with generous benefits and holiday provision.  Mayer Brown offers a friendly, supportive and flexible working environment where each individual’s contribution is recognised and rewarded.  Mayer Brown encourages and assists its staff to achieve Professional Qualifications, including becoming a Chartered Engineer.

If you would like to join our Ilminster Team, please send your CV to or call Rob Akerman on 07912 327883 or 01460 259731 for an informal chat. Alternatively, please use the CV uploader below.

Mayer Brown is an equal opportunities employer.

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