Senior Bridge Engineer

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £40k - 50k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameZubair Ahmed

Job description

Due to ongoing year on year growth, our clients, a multi-disciplinary award winning consultancy are looking to add a Senior Bridge Engineer to the business.  As the Senior Bridge Engineer you will join the structural engineering team to help deliver planning, design and engineering services. You will help grow a team and work on projects within London and across the UK.
The work ranges from feasibility to full scheme designs, detailed designs, assessments, inspections, construction support and asset management.
The role
·Development and delivery of concept, preliminary & detailed highway structure designs
·Preparation of calculations, written reports and checking of drawings
·Complex structural and data analysis and checking of junior colleagues' work
·Providing technical guidance and leadership to junior colleagues
·Supporting less experienced team members to allow them to achieve their full potential
·Planning and management of project tasks and teams
·Development of project task budgets and programmes and delivering to these targets
·Attending client meetings and liaising with clients and other stakeholders
·Planning and undertaking of site visits, inspections and investigations as required
·Taking an active role in the implementation of CDM duties on projects
The ideal candidate
·Minimum of 5 years relevant experience working in a design team environment
·Degree within an engineering based subject or equivalent           
·Professionally qualified (IEng or CEng) or nearing Chartered status in Civil or Structural Engineering
·Background in steel and concrete bridge design and assessment
·Understand the underlying principles behind design and assessment standards
·Demonstrable experience supporting the delivery of detailed designs and assessment of highway bridges and structures
·Adept at working within a team environment and have experience across a range of engineering structures
·Possess strong analytical ability and a solid understanding of engineering fundamentals and current technical standards
·Appreciate the commercial requirements of projects and have experience supporting the development of budgets and programmes
·Understand basic structural concepts and the principles of highway structures engineering
·Can communicate effectively and professionally with the design team, clients and contractors
·Understand Health & Safety requirements and CDM duties
·Have a working knowledge of AutoCAD 
·Negotiable Salary DOE
·25days' annual leave + Bank Holidays!
·Private Healthcare
·Continuous training and development
·Yearly Professional Membership of your choice
·Flexible Working Policy
What you need to do now: 
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy please click APPLY NOW or contact Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West for more information on 02393 876065.
If you feel that you are right for this job 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 jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking 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 Zubair at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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