Principal Bridge Design Engineer - Cardiff

Appoint Group
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
10 Jul 2017
09 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This role is an opportunity for an experienced Bridge Engineer to take the next step in their career to go into team leadership. They are a national multi- disciplinary consultancy who are working on highways and rail projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertaking and lead scheme feasibility studies and detailed design, preparation of tender documents, inspection and supervision
  • Acting as Lead Designer on work delivered by the team
  • Working with Project Manager to manage the resources within the team to ensure successful project delivery
  • Providing guidance and mentoring less experienced Engineers and Technician
  • Detailed knowledge of relevant standards and contracts including DMRB, British Standards, Eurocodes, MCHW and NEC Contract
  • Experience in the inspection, assessment, design and construction of highway and rail structures


  • You must be Chartered Engineer Status (MICE or MIStructE) with substantial Post-Chartered Experience
  • Extensive experience in the design of complex bridge, structures
  • Experience in project management
  • Profound knowledge of structural mechanics and fundamental engineering principles
  • Significant experience designing and assessing both concrete and steel bridges
  • Good working knowledge of design using Eurocodes

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