Principal / Senior Bridge Engineer

England, West Midlands
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Kal Kaur
Bridge Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal and Senior Bridge engineers required for exciting opportunities in the West Midlands


The Company

My client is an multi-disciplinary consultancy, with a local office based in the west midlands; they have been involved in a range of notable infrastructure projects including highways and rail design and project management. Working closely to advise clients on a diverse range of projects, the company offer support at every stage of the project cycle. My client has projects working with both the public and private sector within their bridge team.

The Role

Due to recent contract wins, combined with an already busy schedule, they are now seeking to employ a Senior and Principal Bridge Engineer to join the existing team in the West Midlands office to support in the delivery of a variety of bridge projects in both the UK and Ireland. Working in a team environment you will have the opportunity to work on bridges and other civil engineering structures throughout their life, from feasibility through site investigation, design, tender and construction, onto inspection, assessment, maintenance, repair and strengthening. Successful project delivery invariably involves good communication with a range of stakeholders, not least the Client, with which the candidate should be comfortable.

The Person

The successful candidate will be a Chartered Engineer with considerable experience in the design of highway and rail bridges and proven leadership skills. Due to the nature of the projects it is expected that the successful candidate will need to be fully flexible with regards to travel. You will have knowledge of bridge/ structures inspection, assessment and design. Knowledge of consultancy systems and processes. Experience and a working knowledge of relevant DMRB & Eurocode Design Standards and Model Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW) and NEC2/ NEC3. Experience in preparation of Contract Documents. Experience of Project Manager role to NEC2/ NEC3 would be desirable. IT/ computer literate and knowledge and experience of appropriate design and analysis software packages such as SuperStress, Archie-M and Scale. Good communication skills and fluent in spoken and written English are essential, including the ability to write concise reports and present them to clients.

The Opportunity

This is an opportunity to join a world-leading consultancy on a freelance. You can expect to be rewarded with excellent contract duration, an exciting project and be remunerated well. The post is available now.

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