Senior Bridge Engineer jobs in Skirsgill, United Kingdom



Job Description:
A great opportunity for a Senior Bridge Engineer with design, maintenance and assessment experience to join our Transportation team based in Penrith. The position involves undertaking and overseeing simple and complex analysis, design and assessment work as well as feasibility and maintenance strategies for various highway structures. Could this be you?

Can you imagine a world without transportation links via land, sea or air? Nor can we! Your journey is our journey, come and join us at Kier Transportation and make a difference. Supporting the movement of people, goods and equipment.

Location: Penrith – remote working available, with occasional travel to the office required

Contract: Permanent – flexible and part-time hours available if desired, just let us know

Salary: £45k – £50.5k FTE


As a Senior Bridge Engineer, you’ll be working within the Kier Design Solutions team. You will be undertaking and overseeing bridge maintenance projects including structural bridge assessments, design and check calculations and feasibility studies, assisting in the overall delivery of the workload of the Structures Bridge team within the Design Solutions office.

Your day to day will include:

Produce, oversee and check scheme designs and maintenance repair strategies, including calculations reports and documentation in accordance with specified briefs and in line with the time and budgetary allocations.

Undertake and oversee varying complexity structural bridge assessments

Assist in the overall delivery of the workload of the Structures Bridge team within the Penrith Design Solutions Structures office.

Who are we looking for?

This role of a Senior Bridge Engineer is great if you are:

Chartered Engineer (CEng MICE, MIStructE or equivalent)

Experience in a similar role within Highways

Proven experience of bridge design standards and analysis

Management and delivery of projects to programme and budget constraints

We’re all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don’t tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We’re proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We’re proud of the steps we’ve taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier’s diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. .

We look forward to seeing your application to join the construction revolution.

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