S278/38 Highway Engineer

East Midlands


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Austin Gershon

Consultant | Transport Planning

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Carrying out s278/38 legal agreements on behalf of the adoption team in the Midlands?

We are working with a local authority situated in the East Midlands in their search for an s278/38 Engineer with the skillset to be able to assess the designs and negotiate both the s278/38 agreements with developers on behalf of a Local Authority.

A key element of this role is working with the authority to overlook the designs and influencing the detailed design of the highway network. Your input would enable to make the agreement so the council can make permanent changes to the highway network to enable the approval prior to it commencing.

  • You'd be at hand for implementing agreements on section s278's ensuring the designs on the improved road network are viable, compliant, and have no other challenges to overcome when the development begins, all in accordance with the current legislation, and council policies to the highest technical quality.
  • Responsible for the overview of the section 38 work, ensuring the extent of the design is suitable for highway adoption so the developers can continue with their project.

Other Job details...

  • Inside IR35 scope
  • WFH hybridity is available and would be required to go into the office once every other week.
  • Contract length: 6-12months

If you are interested in discussing this role further, please contact me at 0207 766 9075 or email

We would like to attract talent from all corners of the Engineering world for this role. Our commitment is to an equitable recruitment process so feel free to apply in any way that suits you, via WhatsApp, video message, or CV, the more creative the better.

Consultant | Transport Planning

Austin Gershon

Austin has been working in our Engineering team since 2022. He wants to do the best he can at all times, which means he’s always doing the most he can for his candidates.
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