Assistant Bridge Engineer / Bridge Engineer - Highways - Croydon

Arcadis Llp
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Bridge Engineer / Bridge Engineer - Highways Croydon ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate ?2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please *********************. Our Bridges and Civil Structures team is involved in some of the UK's most high profile, complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of some of the UK's and indeed the world's most prestigious and challenging projects. Our current client portfolio includes the Department of Transport, Transport for Scotland, the Highways Agency, Transport for London, Borough Councils, Civil Engineering Contractors and International Governments, for whom we undertake the planning, design and supervision of civil engineering and transport solutions to exceed our client's requirements. As a global multi-disciplinary company we also work closely with our other sectors and regions around the world. Based in the UK the Bridges team supports all sectors and regions on bids and the delivery of high profile projects. Requirements: Owing to recent contract awards, we are now looking to recruit a high calibre Assistant Bridge Engineer / Bridge Engineer to work in our UK Bridges & Civil Structures team, Minimum Academic Qualifications: * You will hold a MEng / MSc in Civil or Structural Engineering Essential Experience: * Technical ability in the design and or assessment of bridges and civil structures * Ability to work in design teams to successfully deliver preliminary and detailed designs of structures * Good working knowledge of DMRB and Eurocodes * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Good motivation, influencing and people management skills * Ability to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner * Marine civils experience desirable Duties & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Bridges Team Leader, you will provide technical support into assigned projects ensuring successful delivery of technically challenging schemes. As we operate in such a diverse marketplace, we can safely say that you will gain an experience of working on a wide and varied portfolio of projects which will enhance your skills and test your technical knowledge. You will be responsible for contributing to the successful delivery of projects to meet time, quality, budgetary and health and safety targets. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: * Client focused * Working in collaboration with other disciplines * Ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including reports and drawings * Building relationships with clients on projects * Gaining experience in commercial aspects of projects (contract, invoicing, debt management, client management etc.) relating to projects for which responsible * Liaising with the Project Director and the Project Manager * Providing input to project team * Assisting and participating in developing yourself and other team members to their full potential * Gaining experience of and being familiar and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations and promoting a culture of awareness within the team * Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your manager What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. Pension matched to 8% Healthcare Life Assurance Income Protection Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid Tax Free Season Ticket Loan Cycle to Work Scheme Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Childcare Vouchers Tax Free Share Purchase Scheme Long Term Service Awards Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make A waiting period applies to some benefits
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