Principal Bridge Engineer

Conrad Consulting Ltd
£42000 - £48000/annum
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Bridge Engineer


£42,000 - £48,000 + car allowance

We are currently recruiting for a Principal Bridge Engineer for our client's centrally located Manchester office.

The company provides specialist engineering consultancy services to the worldwide construction industry. They are a multi-award winning firm, renowned for providing high calibre engineering design solutions, with a particular flair for the unique and challenging.

As a Principal Bridge Engineer you will have the following daily responsibilities:

* Undertakes and project manages rail and road bridges, and associated structures engineering schemes, from inspection and assessment, feasibility through to detailed design.
* Take responsibility for the contribution of Graduate Engineers and Technicians as appropriate.
* Responsible for production through to client sign off of Technical Approval documentation.
* Hands on technical design on road and/or rail structures.
* Hands on assessment of road and/or rail structures.
* Structural inspections and reporting.
* Excellent technical and communication skills both verbal and written.
* Client liaison.
* Production of tenders including quality documentation and costings.
* Project Management including programme and resource monitoring, quality control, technical management and delivery.
* Mentoring graduate engineers in their progress to Chartership.
* Bidding for work and contract negotiations.

Minimum Requirements

* Significant experience with bridge and related structural inspection assessment and design schemes.
* Proven design and project management experience delivering to quality, time and budget.
* Experience in road and/or rail projects.
* Experience in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
* High level technical skills in current inspection, assessment and design and be able to lead teams of graduate and senior engineers in such projects.
* Previous exposure with clients of both national and local authorities, together with major contractors.
* Ability to manage staff and project Health and Safety responsibilities including compliance with CDM legislation.

For more information please contact Sam Wakley at Conrad Consulting