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Sub Agent – Highways

  • £39,000 - £46,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Surrey

Sub Agent 

Civil Engineering/Highways 

£39,000 – £46,000 + package 


About the role 

This is a superb opportunity for an individual with 4/5 years of highways and civil engineering experience to take the next step in their career. You will be part of a team with a strong structure currently put in place, a team with a wealth of experience, and a team that is continuing to grow due to work load increasing. The company is looking for a Sub Agent to work on highways projects throughout Surrey and the South East. You will have to check engineering drawings/specifications, identifying and resolving design conflicts.

You will be in charge of undertaking management of Section Engineers and Site Engineers whilst you work closely and report directly to the Project Manager. The projects that you will be involved in will involve several different aspects of infrastructure and maintenance within a highways and bridge environment. The clients you will be dealing with will be Highways England, local authorities, and Main Contractors. The works you will cover will consist of earthworks, kerbing, pavements, drainage, concrete works, infrastructure, and groundworks.

No Freelances will be considered for this role.

About the company 

My client is a multi-disciplined tier 2 contractor who specialises in highways maintenance, highways infrastructure, traffic management, rail, and the environmental sector. The company is huge on the long-term stability and career progression of their team. This is helped by the repeat business they get in Surrey and Hampshire which is a result of their high standard of work. They get a lot of repeat business with main contractors such as Kier & Balfour Beatty. It is also helped by the close bond from the management team all the way down to the engineers.

Benefits and Rewards

You will be working for a growing company that has a strong belief in the development and progression of their current staff and they offer a training program to help you progress into the next stage of your career.

You’ll be rewarded with a very competitive salary of £39,000 – £46,000 + a company car or car allowance.


Civil Engineering Qualification – Degree level or equivalent

Sub Agent experience within highways for a Tier One or Tier Two contractor.