Bridge Inspector

Posted 29 May 2024
Salary £40k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameJordan Townley

Job description

Job Title: Senior Bridge Inspector  
Location: Kenilworth
Salary: Up to £40,000
Job Description:
As a Senior Bridge Inspector, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and integrity of transportation infrastructure. Leveraging your extensive experience and expertise, you will lead and conduct comprehensive bridge inspections, mentor junior inspectors, and ensure high standards of safety and quality are maintained.
Key Responsibilities:
1. Lead Bridge Inspections: Conduct and oversee thorough inspections of bridges and related infrastructure to assess their condition, structural integrity, and safety compliance. Provide expert evaluations and identify critical issues.
2. Documentation and Analysis: Accurately document inspection findings, take detailed photographs, and maintain comprehensive records of the condition and maintenance requirements of each structure. Utilize advanced techniques for data collection and analysis.
3. Report Generation: Prepare detailed inspection reports, including recommendations for necessary repairs, maintenance, or potential upgrades. Ensure reports are accurate, thorough, and actionable.
4. Mentorship and Training: Mentor and train junior inspectors, sharing knowledge and best practices. Lead by example and foster a collaborative and supportive team environment.
5. Field Work: Conduct inspections in diverse outdoor environments, often under challenging conditions. Ensure all necessary safety equipment and protocols are in place and utilized.
6. Remote Work: When necessary, work from home with an appropriate home office setup, including a stable internet connection and suitable hardware and software. Facilitate effective remote collaboration and communication.
- Extensive experience in bridge inspection, with a strong understanding of structural integrity assessment and safety compliance.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to generate clear and comprehensive reports.
- Strong leadership skills, with experience mentoring and guiding junior staff.
- A strong commitment to safety, including working at heights and in confined spaces.
- Willingness to work in outdoor environments and manage field operations effectively.
- Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
- Opportunities for professional growth and development.
- Exposure to a variety of challenging and high-impact bridge inspection projects.
- A collaborative and supportive work environment.
- Leadership role with significant responsibility and influence.

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jordan Townley at Carrington West on 023 9431 4917 or email for more information.
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