Senior/Principal Bridge Engineer

Penguin Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior/Principal Bridge Engineer- Options for Progression & Attractive Benefits



Salary up to £50,000

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior to Principal level Bridge Engineer, with aspirations to continue your professional development, to join a well-known, leading multi-disciplinary Engineering Consultancy in a vibrant, friendly team based in Reading.

Our client works throughout a number of offices in key locations across the UK and Europe and over the years has gained an excellent reputation for its innovative and sustainable structural design solutions. Our client is currently working on a number of unique and well-recognised bridge/rail projects around the UK and so the chosen candidate will get the chance to work on a variety of interesting bridge structures projects from inception through to completion stage.

In order to be considered for this Senior Bridge Engineer role you will;

  • Have gained a degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • You will be Chartered or working towards Chartership with ICE or IStructE (for senior level)
  • You will have a minimum of 5 years' (or more) experience within a structural design office
  • You will display a positive, enthusiastic approach to work
  • You will work well as part of a multidiscipline team
  • You will have excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Working as a Senior Bridge Engineer you will;

  • Mentor Graduates and Technicians
  • Confidently undertake and coordinate the design, checking and assessment of bridges, retaining structures and foundations
  • Liaise with the Project Manager to establish a clear definition of the project requirements
  • Support other disciplines in multi-disciplinary projects
  • Coordinate the technical aspects of the projects, including reports, calculations and drawings in accordance with the Practice's QMS, EMS and H&S procedures
  • Manage the work output effectively to meet client brief, budget and programme requirements
  • Assist with the preparation of bids

For this Senior Bridge Engineer role our client is offering;

  • Competitive salary- regular pay reviews
  • Options for progression
  • Interesting and varied bridge projects
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Vouchers for work
  • Bonus schemes

Commutable locations for this Senior Bridge Engineer role include: Reading, Bracknell, Newbury, Basingstoke, Thatcham, London and Guildford

In order to discuss this Senior Bridge Engineer role and other roles within the Structures sector please call MIKAELA on (01792) 341104 or email your CV to:

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