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Job Number: BS54/16/FR
Title: Principal Bridge Engineer
Description: PRINCIPAL BRIDGE ENGINEER SHREWSBURY 55k plus benefits International practice of Engineers and Project Managers who provide technical services across most sectors of commercial and government areas are continuing to grow their UK business as their workload strengthens and they invest further to grow their divisions across the regions. They are currently seeking a talented Bridge Specialist who will lead their highways bridge group on projects with a number of local authorities, the Highways Agency as well as Transport Scotland. This role is seen as key to the office and will involve joining an established team of Engineers as well as taking on major work that arises in other offices. For your part you will take a lead role in delivering bridge design, assessment and project management services throughout all stages of major project development, as well as involvement on smaller bridge maintenance schemes and assessments for local authorities. In more detail this will involve preparing bridge and bridge related structural scheme designs at feasibility, optioneering and detailed design stages, as well as mentoring others. You will be seen as a key point of contact with clients and will also work closely with other disciplines within the group. The company are seeking a Chartered Engineer with good highways or rail related bridges together with a detailed knowledge of current codes and standard including Eurocodes, DMRB, SHW, and Network Rail standards and reports. You will be capable of managing a challenging workload subject to change at short notice and have some experience of construction supervision. The benefits on offer are particularly generous together with superb long term prospects.
Location: Midlands
Salary: £55,000