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Chartered Bridge Engineer

£45,000 to £60,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Vertical recruitment is working closely with a dynamic multi-disciplinary consultancy, delivering engineering, environmental and town planning services throughout the UK. Currently, the company employs people operating from regional offices located across the UK and consistently deliver high quality services and support to the rapidly growing number of clients. We have an excellent opportunity for a Chartered Bridge engineer to join their Civils Office in Manchester. A Chartered Bridge Engineer is an important operational and career development position within their organisation. They hold key responsibilities which contribute to the development and implementation of projects and programmes, whilst undertaking a range of technical aspects required for project delivery including feasibility, concept design including buildability and value engineering, detailed design, preparation of tender and contract documentation, invitation of tenders and providing design support during construction works as part of a team. What you ll be doing: Undertaking feasibility studies including preparing reports, cost estimates, investigating problems and identifying options Taking a leading role in the design, inspection or assessment of major civil engineering structures and bridges Designing projects in accordance with the Design Manual for Roads and Bridgeworks and Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works Preparing schemes for tender typically using the NEC3/4 Forms of Contract The ability to set and work to personal deadlines and targets to meet the requirements of programmes of work, to meet clients needs and to respond to targets set by others. Able to assist in preparing fee estimates and bid work. Assisting with the commercial and financial control of your project To demonstrate excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing at a general and technical level What we re looking for: Experience in the design of all aspects of highways and civil engineering design and construction Chartered or near Chartership An extensive knowledge and understanding of the relevant legislation, standards, and procedures. A working knowledge of standard highway and civil engineering specifications, conditions of contract and methods of measurement Working knowledge of the relevant legislation and guidelines including the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, British and European Standards, Eurocodes and Codes of Practice Benefits: Competitive pay Investment in your professional development Private Medical Care Pension Denplan Minimum of 5 weeks holiday Opportunity to buy Company shares
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  • Job Reference: 707265148-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vertical Recruitment Limited
    Vertical Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Attractive Benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent