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Reactive Highway Maintenance Engineer


Job Description:

Reactive Highway Maintenance Engineer needed in Tower Hamlets £19.83 per hr PAYE - Reference:478525

This role will involve:

  • To undertake preliminary site surveys/investigations, measuring various dimensions/quantities, logging infrastructure/street furniture, road layout, signs & lines etc to allow feasibility, design (concept, draft and final), consultation, bills of quantities and estimates, and ‘as built’ drawings to be prepared.
  • To determine and implement inspections frequencies for highways assets responsible for, undertake and/or commission, inspection of these highways assets, identifying, categorising and prioritising for repair, any defects in accordance with the Highways Assets Inspection Manual. This includes reporting to relevant team, or service any issues/nuisances identified that relate to them, e.g. fly-tipping, graffiti, damaged street furniture or street tree, unauthorised works on the highway etc.
  • To assess the feasibility of projects, prepare and carry out design solutions (concept, preliminary and final) using computer aided design methods where appropriate, consult/inform as appropriate, prepare cost estimates, procure/commission and/or obtain competitively tendered quotations in line with Standing Orders, procurement and financial regulations, monitor, supervise and implement works to ensure required quality standards are achieved in any of the specialist professional and technical areas of the Group.

This is a full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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