Bridge Design Engineer

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Technical recruiters for the built environment

Bridge Design Engineer


Permanent – £35,000 – £45,000 (depending on level of experience)

Flexible and remote working

About the role

We have an exciting opening for a Civil Structural Engineer to join our growing team. This role presents the chance to tackle new challenges and develop innovative solutions. The job opening is for our office in Manchester, and we are searching for a candidate who can exhibit an exceptional level of civil engineering capability and lead the technical delivery of bridge and civils design projects While the position is located at our Manchester office, we offer a flexible work arrangement, allowing you to work from any of our UK offices or remotely from home.

Responsibilities of The Role

The role involves applying specialised technical expertise to support the successful completion of a wide range of design packages and delegated technical aspects within projects. With a strong foundation in technical knowledge, the individual can independently tackle routine challenges. They play a crucial role in providing valuable feedback on delegated project assignments, offering regular progress updates, and identifying any potential obstacles that may arise.

In addition, this position may require taking on the responsibility of a Project Manager for smaller or less complex projects. In this role, the individual oversees key project responsibilities, ensuring smooth execution and timely delivery. Furthermore, they can provide informal guidance and support to interns and graduates within the team. This includes allocating tasks, ensuring quality control, and providing constructive feedback to foster their development.

The individual also plays a vital role in maintaining delivery standards and following essential procedures, utilising their industry expertise to ensure junior team members adhere to established guidelines. They actively contribute to the development of proposals for moderately complex projects, bringing their insight and creativity to the table.

Lastly, the individual’s focus on exceptional customer service and project delivery helps foster strong client relationships and ensures client loyalty. By providing outstanding service and results, they contribute to the growth of the business, cultivating opportunities for repeat work and establishing a positive reputation in the industry.

Requirements of The Role

  • Candidate should be able to lead the technical delivery of bridge and/or civil engineering projects.
  • Possession of a relevant engineering degree or qualification.
  • Strong numerical skills with an emphasis on problem-solving.
  • Proficient application of engineering principles.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a collaborative setting.
  • Commercial awareness in interactions with clients, proposals, and projects.
  • Previous experience in mentoring or supporting the growth of junior team members.

For information about this position or any others within the Civil/Structural Engineering design market, please contact Calum French on Linkedin

Please note to be considered for the role, you must be eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship requirements.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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