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Design Technician

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Reporting to the Design Team Leader. The purpose of the role is you will be responsible for the initiation, planning and implementation of highway, traffic and road safety schemes as defined below.


Support of Design Team Leader Objectives.

Delivery of business plan objectives.

Operational safety and environmental matters as described in our way of working.

Liaison with client, local Councillors, stakeholders and third parties and attend Highway LAP Sub Groups where necessary.

Liaise with other team members associated with the design and supervision of allocated schemes.

Ensure the scheme design complies with the design and supervision of allocated schemes.

Ensure the scheme design complies with the specification and agreed programme.

Maintain accurate records on the allocated projects.

Manage all aspects of correspondence relating to work areas.

Prepare early warning notices and compensation related to their allocated schemes for referral to the Team Leader.

Prepare scheme changes to the scope of the works for referral to the Design Team Leader for acceptance.

Skills and Experience

BTEC Level 3 in Construction or equivalent.

An appreciation of the contract and its application.

An appreciation of the principles of safety management.

Ability to deal with peers and client representatives.

Effective supervision of costa and value.

Ability to work with minimal supervision on allocated schemes to both time and budget.

Use of applicable computer software packages.

To manage own time in an effective manner, ensuring appointments are met and reporting requirements met.

An understanding of technical memoranda, manuals and other technical design guidance.

An appreciation of traffic engineering related procedures, highway law, statutory procedures. 

Other Information

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Crewe
  • Career Level: n/a
  • Terms: n/a
  • Keywords: Design Technician