Principal Bridge Engineer

Recruiter
Waterman Aspen Limited
Location
Bournemouth
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Principal Bridge Engineer

Skill: Principal Bridge Engineer

Description: Bridge Design, Bridge engineer, Eurocodes, Bridge inspections, Bridge assessment

OUR COMPANY ?

Waterman Aspen provides Specialist Secondment Services. We are a leading supplier of technical and professional staff to public sector clients and consultant partners throughout the UK. Our core offering is in the infrastructure sector but we actively support clients in environmental, water, buildings and rail

THE ROLE

In the role you will be a key member of the team and be responsible for ?

  • Current work includes site support, bridge inspection and assessment, feasibility studies, and design
  • Preparation of documents, reports and health and safety risk assessments;
  • Scheme feasibility studies;
  • Providing technical lead to less experienced members of the team
  • Carrying out of and the checking, certifying and authorising of designs, documents, inspection reports and certification.
  • Checking drawings and supervision of CAD technicians;
  • Preparation of outline cost estimates
  • Interfacing with multi-disciplinary project teams
  • Responsibility for financial and project managementYou must be competent in the following areas

CANDIDATE

  • kwoledge and experience of bridge design, maintenance and assessment
  • working knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB)
  • working knowledge manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW) in relation to structural schemes
  • Experience of design in, or assessment of steel, reinforced and prestressed concrete bridge structures
  • Experience of grillage, space frame and finite element analysis software packages LUSAS, Superstress or MIDAS
  • Working knowledge/experience of Eurocode standards for bridge design
  • Computer literate ? Knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010
  • Chartered or nearly chartered
  • Good communication skills

OUR PACKAGE

Our position offers a competitive basic salary (the Salary is flexible depending on your experience and skills) plus;

  • Company Car or Car Allowance
  • Salary sacrifice Benefits
  • 25 days Holiday
  • Pension

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959602718