Structural Engineer - Highways

£28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
08 Oct 2020
05 Nov 2020
Sarah Bartholomew
Job Function
Job position
Contract Type
Full Time

Structural Engineer - Highways & Bridges

This is a Civil Engineering Consultancy specialising in difficult access inspections of the Rail and Highway infrastructure and Structures Asset Management & Engineering, with offices based in Derbyshire, Bristol and Devon.

They are currently looking to recruit an experienced Graduate Engineer/Engineer (Structures) for their Derbyshire office. You will be office base for 2 days a week and typically on site visits for 3 days. Many of these sites are in the south east/London area

Main Purpose:
Undertake and lead on structural inspections (General Inspections (GI), Principal Inspections (PI) and Special Inspections (SI)) on structures including but not limited to bridges, culverts gantries, masts and retaining walls in accordance with CS450.

Assist with meeting our client's Engineering needs delivering Engineering solutions of a high quality.

Performing the Project Management role on small and medium size contracts.
Producing or assisting with technical documents and reports to appropriate standards.
Assist with technical support, day to day running and development of the Highways Structures team.
Assist with the planning of annual routine inspection programmes.
To undertake the inspections & identify / supervise testing to relevant standards in the DMRB.
Report on computerised Bridge Management Systems, innovate and utilise technology to optimise the engineering reporting to clients.
To liaise with Clients and advise on Engineering tasks to optimise our high quality delivery to Clients.
To operate plant & equipment relevant to role (with appropriate training).
Willingness to work in challenging environments on or near the Highway network including works at height and in confined spaces (with appropriate training - including rope access).
Actively promote Health and Safety in the workplace.
Undertake site reconnaissance and liaise with statutory agents, land owners and clients.

Essential Qualifications & Skills
Degree in Civil Engineering
Self motivated with good time management skills
Ability to problem solve
GCSE in English
IT Literate including Microsoft Office
Full clean driving licence
BICs Certification or working towards
They offer a competitive salary package, a contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and a generous holiday entitlement. In addition we also offer excellent training and development for all our employees making us a great place to work.

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