We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Associate Engineer to manage an existing team in our Birmingham office and grow our existing Civil/Structure design capabilities. Work includes feasibility through to the construction for highway bridges and rail bridges, along with various other civil structures projects for a variety of client. The role requires both management and technical leadership.
Main Duties and Responsibilities;
Experience of leading design teams and managing resources effectively.
Extensive experience of leading civil engineering, or multi-discipline, projects with a client facing role.
Preparation of highway design and specifications.
Chairing client and consultation project meetings
Preparing technical reports, fee proposals, bids, budgets, resource levels and all associated HSE, CDM and QA aspects
Business development through consolidating existing client relationships and seeking out new business
Takes responsibility for ensuring all projects are completed in a timely and cost effective way
Providing technical guidance to others
Reporting as necessary on projects and progress
Working with both public and private sector clients on projects
What Qualifications, Experience & Skills are; Essential or Preferred to be successful in the role?
Civil Engineering Degree or a relevant discipline or equivalent.
Chartered MICE or MIStructE or equivalent
Previous Highways design experience at an Associate level
Experience of bridge design, assessment, maintenance work
UK experience in rail projects and design and assessment using Network Rail standards.
Understanding of structural schemes, Eurocodes and their application to bridge design, Design Manual for Bridges, British Standards and other codes
Previous experience of an engineering organisation
Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills
Be able to work well in teams and provide efficient direction to graduates.
Experience of AutoCad and design software
Knowledge of design codes