What is a Highways Engineer?
A Highways Engineer is responsible for planning, designing and supervising highways projects and to ensure project efficiency. The role also involves overseeing the cost of the project and undertaking site surveys.
Key skills to be successful as a Highways Engineer will include:
Knowledge of engineering science, maths and technology
Excellent verbal communication
What are the typical daily duties for a Highways Engineer?
From employer to employer the job description of a Highways Engineer can vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:
Designing local road schemes and maintaining the road network
Working with other professionals to build and maintain roads
Planning for highway maintenance and improvement projects
Dealing with stakeholders including clients and transport specialists
Undertaking new road scheme designs
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Graz is the second largest city in Austria with an estimated population of 652,562 as of 2018. Graz is renowned for its colleges and universities and is home to more than 60,000 students. Graz has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, including;
Project Südgürtel ("southern beltway")
Graz’s Südgürtel beltway closes the gap between Puntigam Bridge and Liebenauer Gürtel beltway, thus significantly improving the traffic situation in the south of Styria’s capital city. The project furthermore includes the reconceptualisation of the traffic phases through the construction of a roundabout.
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