AECOM Senior Bridge Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Manchester, Manchester
Is your Chartership progress stalling, at AECOM we fully support our engineers in becoming Chartered. With your creative thinking skills as an engineer, and your desire to solve structural engineering problems, this could give you a real partnership for your career with us. Take your knowledge of structural mechanics and fundamental engineering principles to the next stage, with us at AECOM. The role will suit a self-motivated individual looking to assist the principal engineers and advance their career both technically and in project management as part of a dynamic team
Our team in Manchester provides assessment, concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed designs on a wide range of schemes, either as standalone bridge commissions or as part of multidisciplinary major projects. Our clients are from the private and public sector and include long term Framework Agreements such as AGMA and with Transport for Greater Manchester Framework (TfGM Framework) with numerous Local Authorities together with Design and Build commissions for many major Contractors.
Our Manchester office has an established track record of successfully delivering bridge engineering schemes for over many years, in the UK and overseas.
Some of our recent projects include:
Lifting Bridge over river Weaver in West Cheshire
Stockport MBC & Bolton CC- AGMA projects
TfGM related projects
CAFA (NR) projects
Here are some of the aspects you could be involved in as a Senior Bridge Engineer:
Undertake and manage rail and road bridges and associated structural engineering schemes from inspection and assessment, feasibility through to detailed design
Take responsibility for the contribution of Graduate Engineers and Technicians as appropriate
Responsible for production through to client sign off of Technical Approval documentation
Hands-on technical design/assessments on-road and/or rail structures
Structural inspections and reporting
Production of tenders including quality documentation and costings
Project Management including programme and resource monitoring, quality control, technical management and delivery
Your skills profile should include a good combination (not necessarily all of them) of the skills below:
Knowledge of Eurocodes, British Standards and assessment codes
Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit
Working knowledge of structural analysis software - Lusas or SBD preferred
Experience in the design in at least one of the following: concrete, steel, timber, or masonry structures
Experience in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Experience in either road, rail or water, bridge projects
High-level technical skills in current inspection, assessment and design and be able to lead teams of graduate and senior engineers in such projects
Previous exposure with clients of both national and local authorities, together with major contractors
Previous site-based experience
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
Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering
MSc level or equivalent in Civil/Structural Engineering
Graduate Member with ICE and IStructE and proven commitment to gaining Chartership
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 be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. 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. 244295BR
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.