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Assistant Bridge Engineer

  • Company: TED Recruitment
  • Salary: Negotiable Salary
  • Region: Scotland
  • Town/City: Glasgow
  • Posted: 06/01/2012
  • Reference: TCI/CCP0560

ApplyJob Description

My client is one of Europe’s largest multidisciplinary engineering consultancy working with clients in the private and public sectors. Presently they are seeking an Assistant Bridge Engineer – for their offices in Glasgow. To undertake the detailed design and assessment of highways & Windfarm structures as appropriate, taking responsibility for the quality of the design work and compliance with Company IMS and Health & Safety. • To ensure that the technical content of all work carried out is correct and carried out in accordance within agreed timescales and within agreed budgets.• To ensure that all work is carried out in full compliance with the Company’s Integrated Management Systems (IMS). • To be able to take on significant elements of the detailed design personally. • Conversant with BS5400 and the general principles of structural engineering as these relate to bridges in particular and structures in general. An understanding of design to Eurocode would be an advantage. • Experience of bridge analysis techniques (LUSAS, SAM or Strap preferred experience preferred but not essential). Working knowledge of MS Excel & AutoCad required. • The ability to communicate in a fluent and positive manner with other team members and to produce reports in clear English. Qualifications required: BSC, MSC, BEng, MEng :Graduate Member of ICE or IStruct E working towards Chartered Status: Experience required: Experience of the design of highway structures within a Design & Build environment: Qualities required: • Ability to work on own initiative and seek assistance when required• Ability to organise and prioritise workload to ensure that timescales are met• Good problem solving/contingency planning skills with ability to find quick, innovative and practical solutions• Demonstrate pride in work, through accurate timely delivery. My client offers a competitive benefits and salary package.