AECOM Senior Bridge Engineer in Bristol, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - South Glamorgan, Cardiff
Despite the current pandemic situation our Bridges and Structures sector continues to expand. Our team in Cardiff (Bristol & Plymouth are other locations we can offer) can offer you a diverse portfolio of works, with a mix of local, national, and international bridges and structures projects in both rail and road including numerous long-term frameworks. You will have the opportunity to be involved in the design, assessment, inspection, repair/remediation, construction support and management services on a wide range of transport infrastructure projects.
As a Senior Bridge Engineer you will have the following daily responsibilities:
Take a leading role in the design of major civil engineering structures.
Prepare designs under minimal supervision.
Assist with the commercial and financial control of your project.
Analysis and detailed design of road/rail bridges and other structures.
Inspection, assessment and strengthening of road/rail bridges and other structures.
Supervision and line management of graduate engineers and technicians.
Prepare, implement and assess contract documents.
Report checking and production of technical reports and documents.
Project management of schemes including client reporting, programming, resource planning and commercial management.
A selection of our current and recent projects includes
CORMAC – strategic delivery partner providing numerous transportation services including bridges to Cornwall County Council on behalf of CORMAC.
Network Rail Design Services Framework (DSF) – undertake remediation works to Network Rail’s structural assets includes scoping reports, options reports, investigation findings reports and remedial strengthening and/or repairs through F001 to F003.
West of England Combined AuthorityWECA) – providing TAA support, design and asset management services to the four local authorities that make up WECA including Bristol City Council, South Gloucestershire Council, Bath & North-East Somerset Council and North Somerset Council.
Civils Assessment Framework Agreement (CAFA) – AECOM appointed across five routes for the CAFA framework contracts.
South Wales Trunk Road Agent (SWTRA)– AECOM are engaged to provide engineering support services within the ‘Central’ section.
We are seeking a good blend of the following:
Experience with bridge and related structural inspection assessment and design schemes.
Proven design and project management experience delivering to quality, time and budget.
Experience in road and/or rail projects.
High-level technical skills in current inspection, assessment and design.
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.
You will have a current clean driving license and be willing to travel throughout the UK to visit sites.
Strong ability in various software packages ideally including LUSAS and MIDAS with strong experience in Finite Element Analysis preferred.
Good knowledge and experience of the following: Eurocode, British, Highways England and Network Rail Standards.
Good experience in delivering bridge design through Highways England and Network Rail standards.
Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.
Ideally educated to MSc level or equivalent.
Either a Chartered Engineer with ICE or IStructE, or close to completion.
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Bridges
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 252358BR
Additional Locations UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Plymouth - Plumer House
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.