Careers with JPG

Senior Infrastructure Engineer – Highways

JPG excels in providing the highest quality Civil & Structural consultancy service across all market sectors including both public and commercial projects.

Due to our increasing workload and expanding client base, we are currently seeking a Principal/Senior Highways Design Engineer to join our team in Leeds. The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate a proven ability to coordinate projects and communicate effectively with design team members and be technically competent with the design of drainage systems to current design standards.

Key Responsibilities/Duties will include:

Preparing plans and drawings at all stages of the development (concept through to construction).
Producing design drawings for technical approvals and construction.
Design of Earthworks, Highways, Pavement and the preparation of the associated specifications.
Liaise with Local Authorities and other stakeholders to obtain necessary approvals.
Ability to carry out highway design on AutoCAD and Civils 3D software.
Delegating and supervising work of more junior team members and acting as a mentor.
Liaise with clients, other professionals and other disciplines on all relevant aspects of projects.

About the Candidate

The successful candidate should have:

Relevant consultancy experience.
Extensive knowledge of design guide criteria including DMRB, Traffic signs manuals and TSRGD.
Experience of producing highway designs including S38 and S278 designs.
Have extensive experience in the use of AutoCAD, Civils3D and AutoTrack.
Have experience is sign design software.
Have the ability to project manage schemes and priorities jobs and tasks.
Have the ability to communicate and liaise with colleagues, clients and other stakeholders at all levels.
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Computer literate in MS Office suite including Word, Excel, Outlook.

Skills and Abilities

Ability to communicate in a clear and concise way with colleagues and clients.
Must hold a valid driving licence.

Personal Qualities

Strong interpersonal skills.


Very competitive salary and package offered.

To apply, please send your CV to Susanne Rook at