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Job Number: BS57/16/FR
Title: Principal Bridge Engineer
Description: PRINCIPAL BRIDGE ENGINEER 55k Leeds This talented multidisciplinary consultancy is seeking to add to their thriving Bridges team in Leeds. Our client has maintained a superb reputation across the Highways sector with a wide portfolio of high profile projects with clients that include the Highways England (HE), Transport Scotland, Welsh Government, National Contractors and numerous Local Authorities. They plan to further strengthen this diverse range of schemes by adding to their portfolio and appoint a seasoned Bridge Engineer. They seek to recruit a Principal Bridge Engineer to join their established bridges design team. You will become a member of a large and expanding team, taking a leading role in delivering bridge design services throughout all stages of major project development and in all areas of structures design. For your part you will work on a variety of project types and be responsible for the: Preparation of bridge and bridge related structural scheme designs at feasibility, optioneering and detailed design stages, both for new build and modification to existing structures Providing technical direction to other design engineers and/or technicians Liaison with clients, contractors and third parties Resolving technical issues as they occur and for the monitoring of progress of your areas of responsibility Organising and carrying out General, Principal & Special Bridge Inspections Preparation of contract documents and fee estimates It is hoped that you will be a Chartered Civil Engineer who has extensive highways bridges or railway bridges sector experience with experience of DMRB, SHW and Network Rail standards. You will be a good communicator and have the ability to get the best out of your team and to deliver excellence to clients. You will be well rewarded and given a huge amount of responsibility for the team together with a very attractive salary and benefits package.
Location: North East
Salary: £55,000