Highways Structures Asset Engineer

Posted 22 February by TechEng

Responsibilities / Role Description:

  • Assist in managing the Structure Asset Team including all aspects of health & safety
  • Identify highway structure renewal needs and enter these onto the asset need system
  • Aid in developing the structures renewal schemes alongside other asset teams
  • Undertake coordinated development and preliminary design of structure asset renewal schemes including drawings, reports and calculations, in accordance with Highways England standards, including DMRB, IANs, MCHW etc.
  • Identify the need and scope of technical surveys, as part of development and preliminary design work
  • Play a key role in supporting scheme development activities, such as TTRO, road space, statutory service enquiries, environmental and asbestos assessments and cost estimation
  • Preparation and presentation of structure asset renewal schemes at value management workshops
  • Assist during the design and delivery of the renewal schemes to ensure the Structures Asset requirements are maintained
  • Help to provide specialist advice and network intelligence
  • Provide technical advice and guidance for less experienced members of the team
  • Assist in ensuring structural asset records within the Structures Asset Team is current


  • Recognised degree or HND in Civil Engineering or similar
  • Appropriate level of CSCS accreditation
  • Valid UK driving licence
  • Good working understanding of all aspects of highway structures, including design, assessment, construction and inspection
  • Excellent knowledge of SMIS
  • Detailed understanding of Highways England DMRB
  • Detailed understanding of the structure CVM process
  • Knowledge of the CDM Regulations
  • Experience working with Highways England standards to identify highway structures renewal schemes
  • Experience of highway structures value management and scheme identification studies
  • Experience in presenting at structures CVM, value engineering and risk workshops
  • Experience of managing structures assets in a maintenance environment
  • Experience of structural maintenance in a MAC/ASC environment

*TechEng Ltd is an employment agency for permanent work and employment business for the supply of contract / temporary work.

Required skills

  • DMRB
  • Bridge Inspection
  • Value Management
  • Bridge Assessment
  • Highway Structures
  • Gantries
  • *Highways
  • Structures Asset Engineer
  • Highway Structures Assets

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Reference: 34538350

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