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Lead Bridge Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Evan Brookes

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Are you an experienced Bridge Engineer looking for your next opportunity? If so, we have an urgent long-term contract opportunity available based near Northampton. This is position is full-time and outside IR35.

The role

Report to the Design Manager, leading a small team of Engineers/Technicians on site. Liaise with the main designer's head office team for legacy issues and help to deliver gantry designs.
Key experience and skills required
- Ideally a minimum of 1 years' experience working on site on highway projects, responding to site queries and making design changes in response to site conditions or value engineering proposals
- Needs to be dynamic, proactive, and collaborative. Able to make decisions and plan how to resolve issues in a pressured environment.
- Chartered Engineer
- Minimum 10 years' experience in the design of highways bridges and structures
Day to day activities
·Reviewing contractor designs
·Evaluating / implementing value engineering proposals
·Contributing to site QA systems; and
·Collating handover documentation
·Verification / modification of design following site investigation
·Responding to TQ's and NCR's
·Undertaking site inspections where required
·Designing repair / remediation measures where defects are found in existing structures
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, 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, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information.
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