Engineering Assistant

Job Title: Engineering Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Isle of Wight
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HHP64054B_1491406602
Contact Name: Harry Holloway-Pratt
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2017 16:36

Job Description

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a world renowned business, that has secure contracts, a secure pipeline of work and a great track record of internally promoting its team.

We are currently being retained to secure an Engineering Assistant for this business. To be considered you will have the following:

  • A Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying Degree or HND;
  • Experience working in the Highways sector
  • Experience working for, with or around Local Authorities

Core competences sought include:

  • Excellent relationship management skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to deal at all levels.
  • Sound report writing skills.
  • Analytical and questioning mind set.
  • Problem solving and dispute resolution.
  • Accuracy.
  • Flexibility as this position will change in line with contractual and operational requirements.
  • The ability to work without close supervision.
  • PC Literate and sound knowledge of MS suite i.e. Word, Excel, etc.
  • Good time management and organisational skills to work within deadlines
  • Versatile and adaptable with the ability to react to changing business requirements
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and committed to providing a quality service
  • Empathetic and professional approach


On offer is a salary up to £35,000 per annum, Pension (4% matched), life insurance, access to a pool car, and a fuel card. 25 days holiday per annum + bank holidays. 40 hour week.

If this opportunity is of interest please contact me on 0118 952 2240 or