Senior Structural Engineer - Highways

£25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + extensive benefits package
01 Sep 2017
29 Sep 2017
William Laing
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Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Structural Engineer - Highways Structures Clevedon, Bristol £25,000-£35,000 plus large benefits package

Your new company
Your new employer are a public sector establishment. They cover an area of 145 square miles in the South West of England, with more than two thirds of the district being rural. The district is made up of over 200,000 residents, the overall population has doubled over the past 60 years and is forecast to grow by a further 8% over the next decade.There are two main hubs from which the staff work out of, with the main office being located in a seaside town with a picturesque surrounding.

Your new role
You will be working within a team of engineers and technicians, with your main objective being to build and deliver an asset management approach to the Highway structures infrastructure. Your main duties will include the inspection of structures, identifying and managing maintenance works, uploading the asset database and detailing using AutoCAD. The assets consist mainly of bridges, retaining walls and culverts. There are also responsibilities for the subways, sea walls and vehicle safety barriers.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a well motivated individual, both in and out of the office. You should be educated to a minimum of HNC level (NVQ level 4) in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject and have experience in the management of structures. Structural design experience is desirable, however budget and project management experience is essential.

What you'll get in return
You will working 37 hours per week and rewarded with between £25,000 - £35,000 dependant on experience. The benefits offered as a part of the package include 26 days annual leave (which will rise to 31 after 5 years continuous service) plus all bank holidays. As well as this, flexi time, bereavement leave, dependant leave, pension scheme and life assurance (3 times your annual salary).

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