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Job Number: BS55/16/FR
Title: Technical Director - Bridges
Description: Technical Director - Bridges 65k Cheshire Our client has a reputation for excellence, working across the country on some high profile highways schemes with the HA, Transport Scotland and the Welsh Government. Their success in securing several prestigious contracts has led to the creation of a role for a Technical Director for their Bridges division in Cheshire. Key to the office the role of Technical Director will involve people management responsibilities as well as acting as the lead on a variety of projects. Responsibilities will include: Leadership, growth and development of a regional Highway Structures team adding value to the established national and international capability; Preparation of proposals and designs at feasibility, optioneering, planning and detailed design stages; Identifying and leading on added value, sustainable engineering and lean initiatives relating to Highway Structures; Providing technical direction to other design engineers and/or technicians; Liaison with clients, contractors and third parties; Interfacing with other disciplines and offices such as Highway Civils, Technology, Geotechnical, Rail, Transport Planning, and Environmental ; Resolving technical issues as they occur and monitoring progress in your areas of responsibility; Financial management and monitoring; People/team management and local recruitment; Client Relationship Management at all levels in client organisations It is expected that you will be a Chartered Civil Engineer with significant experience on national and local schemes. You will have a good knowledge of DMRB and EN Eurocodees and have the ability to produce technically accurate reports. You will work well with clients and share a passion for engineering as well as mentoring a sizeable department. Additionally the ability to present and share ideas with clients and ensure you are delivering an exacting service. You will have recent Highways Agency Major projects experience and be an accomplished Bridges Specialist. The company offer a very competitive package which includes a flexible benefits package together with superb long term prospects.
Location: North West
Salary: £65,000