AECOM Principal Bridge Engineer in Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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We are currently recruiting for a Principal Bridge Engineer with experience in bridge design, inspection, assessment and refurbishment schemes, to join our busy and expanding experienced Chesterfield Bridges team. The team provides assessment, concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed designs on a wide range of schemes, either as standalone bridge commissions or as part of multidisciplinary major projects. Our clients are from the private and public sector and include long term Framework Agreements with numerous Local Authorities together with Design and Build commissions for many major Contractors.
As a Principal Bridge Engineer you will have the following daily responsibilities:·
Undertake and project manage various engineering schemes from inspection and assessment, feasibility through to detailed design. This may cover rail and/or road bridges and associated structures.
Take responsibility for the contribution of Graduate Engineers and Technicians as appropriate.
Responsible for production through to client sign off of Technical Approval documentation.
Hands on technical design for road and/or rail structures.
Hands on assessment of road and/or rail structures.
Production of tenders including quality documentation and costings.
Project Management including programme and resource monitoring, quality control, technical management and delivery.
Mentoring graduate engineers in their route to Chartership.
Significant experience with bridge and related structural inspection, assessment and design schemes.
High level technical skills in this area and the ability to lead teams of engineers in such projects.
Proven design and project management experience delivering quality work within time and budget.
Experience in road and/or rail projects.
Experience in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Previous exposure with clients of both national and local authorities, together with major contractors.
Ability to manage staff and project Health and Safety responsibilities including compliance with CDM legislation.
A current driving license and willing to travel throughout the UK to visit sites will be required.
Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.
Chartered or Incorporated with the ICE or good progression towards accreditation.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India
Career Area: Engineering