Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Engineer - Transport Planning

Manchester. Multiple vacancies.

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About Royal HaskoningDHV:

Royal HaskoningDHV has been connecting people for 140 years. Together, through our expertise and passion, we have helped contribute to a better society and improved people’s lives with work underpinned by our sustainable values and goals. We are an independent international engineering and project management consultancy leading the way in sustainable development and innovation.

Royal HaskoningDHV in the UK - our future is digital

We’re developing digital innovative services with our clients today – let’s explore the future together.

We have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences. We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve.

About Our UK Mobility and Infrastructure Advisory Group:

In 2020, Royal HaskoningDHV and ITP joined forces, making available a deeper, richer source of skills, resources, ideas and experience to our clients.  The coming together of the two companies to form one team with a shared culture, where knowledge, curiosity and creativity flourish.  We challenge each other to achieve our shared ambitions of Enhancing Society Together and Improving the Way the World Moves.

As would be expected in a team which puts sustainability and social responsibility first, in all our work we bring stakeholders together to produce value-added outcomes that enable future-proofed safe and healthy travel for everyone while minimising the use of natural resources.  We see ourselves at the forefront of a transport revolution, where people and our needs are at the heart of planning and designing solutions that address the major issues that affect our communities and the wider planet.  Our approach is inclusive, informed and challenges the status quo, helping our clients to achieve their objectives and to contribute to a more sustainable future.

Role Context:

This role may suit a recent graduate or a future graduate in 2022.

Our Graduate Engineers provide assistance with the production of technical studies and drawings within the Mobility & Infrastructure Advisory Group. The role demands a proactive approach in a team environment and offers substantial opportunity for supported career progression within the company.

You’ll be intrinsically curious about how transport interconnects with society and the environment, and be motivated to become technically excellent. Our graduates are a core part of our high performing team and as such you will gain considerable experience on a variety of interesting and challenging projects; large and small.

Job Role:

  • Assistance in preparation of highway alignment designs and construction packages
  • Keep up to date with latest software packages
  • Keep up to date with industry guideline changes and apply these to projects.
  • Production of construction drawing packages
  • Liaison with technical team members both internally and externally.
  • Liaison with approving statutory bodies as required
  • Undertaking surveys, and research for projects.
  • Manage elements of projects as appropriate.
  • Awareness of commercial and technical management of projects to assist in ensuring that they are managed effectively within budgetary constraints.
  • Developing innovative solutions to serve and benefit Clients.
  • Contributing to the technical development of the transport function in the UK.Staff will be encouraged to develop their own ideas.
  • Reviewing and/or producing of Civil 3D outputs.

This role might be right for you if:

  • You have a knowledge of DMRB and TSGD
  • You have a knowledge of Manual for Streets and relevant Highway standards
  • You have basic experience or exposure to Civil 3D and/or Microdrainage.
  • You have awareness of Vertical Design standards
  • You have awareness of Drainage Design standards
  • You are a good communicator (written and verbal)
  • You have a proven technical track record and ability;
  • You are a good team player to contribute to dynamic group
  • You are commercially aware
  • You have a desire to be Chartered through relevant Professional Bodies (eg CIHT,CILT, TPP)
  • Have a BSc/BEng in Civil Engineering

What we can offer you:

Ambitious. Exciting. Lively. Collaborative. Dynamic. That’s how our colleagues describe our company. Want to contribute to enhancing society with your expertise? Be part of an open network where you’re connected with the brightest and smartest people and technologies? Join us!

You can look forward to growing your career in a dynamic workplace with development opportunities and support on your career path. We have flexible working models to ensure a balance of family and working life.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Manchester
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  • Project Management
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  • Software
  • Structural
  • Systems
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  • Transport Planning
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