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Lighting engineer - highways

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald have been at the forefront of highway lighting for many years, delivering a large number of lighting related projects covering both design and research. With an impressive portfolio including projects in the UK and overseas, our lighting team continues to procure high profile and leading-edge projects such as:
  • 2005 First Use of Passively Safe Highway Lighting on the Trunk Road Network (Highways England)
  • 2006 Whole Life Code of Practice for Road Lighting TA96 (Highways England)
  • 2008 Review of Luminaire Maintenance Factors SL03 (for DfT, TfL etc.)
  • 2009 Motorway Lighting Control - Technical Support project work (Highways England)
  • 2012 Solar-powered Road Lighting Scheme, Kampala (Uganda National Roads Authority)
  • 2012 A3 Hindhead Tunnel Lighting (Highways England)
  • 2014 M20/M25 Tunnel Lighting Replacement with LED (Connect Plus Services)
  • 2015 M25 DBFO Lighting Energy Efficiency Schemes (Connect Plus Services)
If you would like to have projects like these to add to your CV then you should consider a career with Mott MacDonald. Our highways design services sub-division offer this opportunity to a career focussed lighting engineer with proven abilities in a design consultancy environment.

Location: Southampton
Competitive salary on offer + 22 Days holidays and pension
Closing date for your application: 25 July 2018
Posting date: 27 June 2018
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

  • Designing lighting and electrical layouts to British standards (plus other national standards as required)
  • Assisting with project work in highway cross section considerations (safety fence clearances etc.)
  • Interfacing with other relevant design resources when required
  • Assisting with project work in traffic signs and illumination when required
  • Assisting with project work in maintenance when required
  • Preparation of contract documentation
  • Liaison and interface with clients, other MM teams and third parties as required for completion of work
  • Correspondence with clients, other MM teams and third parties as required
  • Compliance with Mott MacDonald IMS and other policies and procedures as required
  • Reporting to the lighting manager

Candidate Specification

For this role you will need the following skills and competencies:
  • Experience in highways lighting design, with electrical design as a desirable skill
  • Ability to communicate in a variety of media in an effective and polite manner with all relevant parties
  • A desire to work within a team to achieve a high standard of highway lighting design and documentation
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • A flexible attitude to undertake a wide range of tasks within the office
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines
  • A proactive approach to work, willing to get involved with tasks to support the sub-division
You will have a qualification in a related engineering subject. Additionally you will be trained to professional recognised standards for carrying out design work in accordance with the construction design and management regulations. You will be computer literate with advanced proven current knowledge and ability in design software such as Lighting Reality and DiaLUX. Although not essential, a driving licence is highly desirable as the position occasionally involves driving on business.
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