AECOM Senior Bridge Engineer in Cardiff, United Kingdom
Are you a Senior Bridge Engineer who is recently chartered or close to becoming chartered looking to join a team that have an established track record of successfully delivering bridge engineering schemes for more than 30 years throughout the UK, as well as supporting other disciplines with our specialist input?
If so, we are looking for an experienced Senior Engineer to join our team in Cardiff to work on a variety of highways and rail structures design, strengthening, repair and assessment schemes.
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Our Cardiff office has an established track record of successfully delivering major transport schemes. Our modern office in the heart of Cardiff is within easy reach of Cardiff Central Station, Cardiff Castle, and Cardiff Bay and comprises a vibrant and diverse mix of sectors and disciplines including Buildings & Places, Environment, Programme Cost Consulting and a large Transportation team including both Highways, Rail and Bridges disciplines. The team provides design, assessment, inspection, repair / remediation, construction support and management services on a wide range of transport infrastructure projects.
Our Cardiff bridges office is part of our national network of over 450 Bridge Engineers and technicians working seamlessly to deliver a wide range of challenging projects.
Our current portfolio of works comprises a mix of local and national bridges and structures projects including long-term frameworks.
A selection of our current and recent rail projects includes –
Civils Assessment Framework Agreement (CAFA) – AECOM appointed across five routes for the CAFA framework contracts. Our Cardiff team leads the delivery of the Wales Route and supports Western and Wessex Routes in undertaking Level 1 & Level 2 assessments of overbridges, footbridges and underbridges to a multitude of structural materials and structure forms.
South Wales Trunk Road Agent (SWTRA) – AECOM are engaged to provide engineering support services within the ‘Central’ section. Recent schemes have included pier impact assessments / strengthening and feasibility studies for the refurbishment of salt barns.
Take a leading role in the implementation of health & safety and wellbeing best practice into the delivery of all works.
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.
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 experience in Finite Element Analysis preferred.
Good knowledge and experience of the following: Eurocode, British, National Highways and Network Rail Standards.
Good experience in delivering bridge design through National Highways 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
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
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. 270486BR
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.