JOB TITLE: Senior Bridge Engineer - Team Leader


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : West Midlands
Job Reference : 6664GM Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 07/05/2010
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £38000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established team of engineers, delivering work on highways structures and bridge commissions with Highways Agency work and other clients.


Job Description

The Client

Our client is a large International Multi-disciplinary Engineering Contractor working within the public sector and regulated industry to improve every aspect of our environment by delivering better everyday services. Current and past operations include highways, rail, property, housing, gas, water, and management consultancy in a wide range of disciplines. In the Property division they are responsible for one of the largest public-property portfolios in the UK, including more than 2,000 schools and 4,000 other public buildings.

About the Role

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established team of engineers, delivering work on highways structures and bridge commissions with Highways Agency work and other clients. This role will see you ensure the effective delivery of design solutions from conception to realisation and taking a leading technical role in bridge inspections, assessments, feasibility studies, scheme design, contract preparation and site supervision.

In this position you will be required to deliver highways structures services to acceptable quality standards and financial targets. You'll provide effective leadership to the team, and assist in allocating and managing staff and other resources to deliver projects to agreed budgets and timescales. You will also have a chance to lead on strategic thinking, innovation and improvements to service delivery in relation to the activities of the team.

About You

A Chartered Member of the ICE or IStructE you will have a Civil Engineering degree or equivalent. A proven track record in delivering projects to programme and budget is essential as well as experience in conceptual, preliminary and detailed design together with procurement methods. Alongside a working knowledge of the County Surveyors' Bridge Condition Indicator scoring system, you will be familiar with technical standards, in particular DMRB, and statutory regulations. You will also a good understanding and knowledge of structural analysis programmes.

Your Skills

* Civil/structural engineering qualifications Educated to degree level Professional engineering qualifications desirable (ICE or IStructE)
* Experience delivering highways structures services to acceptable quality standards and financial targets
* Team Leadership and senior responsibility


Job Keywords

Bridge Engineer, Consultancy, Construction



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