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Senior Bridge Engineer

  • Salary: £33 - £38 per hour
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: VAC-23640
  • Date posted: 05/04/2018
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Job description

Job Title:
Senior Bridge Engineer, also looking to hear from Structures Engineers, Bridge Engineers, Principle Bridge Engineers, Structural Team Leaders, Design Engineers & Design Managers

Cumbria ideal for those in and around Carlisle, Preston, Penrith, Dumfries, Kendall and Darlington

Hourly rate:
£33 - £38 per hour, dependant on experience

6 month contract with potential for further extension thereafter

Start Date:
Immediate start dates available as early as January 2018

Project Information;
Working for a leading principal contractor to support the bridge & highways team to deliver the maintenance, assessment & design within highway structures. Successful applicant will be working initially on assessment, maintenance & design of existing bridges but detailed design for new assets is advantageous for future projects. May occasionally be required to travel to sites for inspections.

To be suitable for the position you must have;
- Knowledge of bridge assessment, inspections, design, maintenance & technical compliance
- Minimum 5 years' design experience
- Ability to work with little or no supervision to meet personal targets
- Thorough knowledge within UK highways schemes, preferably highways England including understanding of HE value management processes

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;
- Worked on projects from all stages including feasibility, design, quality & build stages
- Chartered status or approaching
- Experience working with main contractors

Role Information;
Will be required to act as lead designer and check technical outputs undertaken by the project teams. Providing technical input and problem solving support to help put together proposals of new work, strong negotiation skills are advantageous. Helping to manage and coach junior engineers, graduate engineers and assistant engineers whilst reporting back to senior management and ensuring health and safety is promoted throughout the workplace.

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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