Assistant Structures Design Engineer

£15000 - £150000 per annum
20 Jan 2020
19 Feb 2020
Full Time
Contract Type

The Role

Amey Consulting are working on various intricate and challenging Highways, Structures and Bridges design projects throughout Highways England's Area 10 Network. The highways sector has always been one of our core sectors and because of our success in designing, building and maintaining the Strategic Road Network, Amey Consulting has become an industry leader in Highways Design consultancy services. With a growing team of 45+ staff, working collaboratively with Highways England in a shared office space in Birchwood, we continue to create innovative solutions to complex problems. We also support our people in their need to work flexibly, to fit around their lifestyle needs.

Due to an increased workload, we are looking to recruit an Assistant Engineer within our Structures and Bridges team. The successful candidate(s) will work collaboratively within the structures design team to assist with the design delivery of structures and bridges schemes. The current schemes in development include: highway bridge deck replacements, footbridge replacements, pier strengthening, bridge refurbishments, bridge re-waterproofing and parapet replacement schemes.

This role will offer the opportunity for the right candidate to innovate and work with their team to develop themselves and the projects they work on. We are continuously working hard to collaborate with clients and our supply-chain to ensure we are successful in the objective of improving the world we live in.

In a typical week you will:

  • Drive effective health and safety practices within your Team
  • Liaise with the Client and our Community partners to ensure solutions that are developed are suitable for buildability and maintainability
  • Provide support to the Engineer and Senior Engineer within the design team on various design duties including:
    • Surveys/Inspections
    • Feasibility and other technical reports
    • Planning, programming and cost estimation
    • Design production
    • Produce design schedules
    • Amend design drawings
    • Support development of Graduate Engineers and Technicians
  • Work to programme to deliver specified designs on time
  • Ensure innovation and best practice is highlighted and adopted where practicable

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • A Degree qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Began working towards CEng or IEng within a relevant professional body
  • Design experience within the Highways Sector
  • The ability to use the design software in the discipline
  • A track record of successful design project delivery
  • The ability to problem solve in collaboration with clients

We can offer:

A clear career path to Senior and Principal Engineer level

Support and mentorship towards IEng/CEng

Up to £5000 bonus for completion of your Chartership qualification

Flexible working patterns

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