Bridge Engineer job vacancy in Manchester

Posted on: 12/12/2019
Ref: VAC-16136
  • Salary: £30,000 - £36,000 + Benefits
  • Region: North West
  • Location: Manchester
  • Industry: Civil Engineering Consultancy
  • Discipline: Bridge Engineer
  • Sub Discipline: Bridge Engineer
  • Employment Type: Permanent

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Job Description

Location – Manchester

About the Company:
My client is an award winning multi-disciplinary solutions business with extensive engineering capabilities and specialist expertise in transportation and energy industries. They have a global workforce in excess of 7,000 and employ more than 400 highly experienced designers, engineers, architects, planners and project managers with aspiration to grow this workforce significantly. They work in partnership with their clients to develop and deliver high quality, innovative technical solutions for major infrastructure projects in the UK.
This company offers their employees the opportunity to work on exciting and rewarding projects. They provide long-term career development opportunities and support their staff to enable them to reach their full potential. They offer flexible working and a competitive remuneration package including a bonus scheme.

About the Role:
A great opportunity for an experienced Engineer with Bridges expertise to join a high performing team as a designer on a variety of bridge strengthening, renewals and refurbishment projects. Additionally, undertaking the mentoring of less experienced bridge design team graduates and technicians, actively supporting the development of the team.

Operational accountabilities:
Take responsibility for the preparation of bridge repair, refurbishment or replacement design
Prepare reports, specifications as required in the preparation of design work
Supervise the production of drawings
Plan and deliver bridge surveys and inspections including recording of all relevant information
Complete bridge assessment calculation and reporting
Manage delivery of projects – take responsibility for budget and resource deployment on projects

Financial accountabilities:
Where required take responsibility for project delivery to agreed budgets
Where required prepare estimates for work items
Identify scope change items

People accountabilities:
Manage resources at a project level to ensure utilisation and productivity is maintained

Knowledge & skills:
Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering
Experience of planning and undertaking structure survey and inspection within a rail environment, STE4 competence is desirable but not essential
Experience of bridge design and detailing practice
Actively working towards Professional qualification

Behavioural competencies:
Ability to work in a collaborative multi-discipline design team
Ability to complete assigned tasks with minimal supervision and provide support and mentoring to others

For more information please contact Imani Gardner at Vertical Recruitment on 0161 669 4716 or email

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