Senior Engineer, Bridges Jobs in Cardiff – Wales – UK at WSP

Title: Senior Engineer, Bridges

Company: WSP

Location: Cardiff – Wales – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Management

Salary: Salary 43433.11 GBP Yearly GBP 43433.11 YEAR

Position: Senior Engineer, Bridges, Cardiff

At WSP, theres nothing we love more than pushing boundaries. Harnessing innovation and sharing insights across our diverse, international team to create a tomorrows world that’s cleaner, greener and safer. Join us and youll be part of an organisation that takes pride in its people and purpose: creating long-lasting solutions to meet the needs of generations to come.

An enthusiastic, dedicated candidate will be expected to join the established team of engineers and technicians, working alongside existing colleagues. The chief requirements are the ability to work independently to produce high quality solutions for bridge projects, and to be able to apply engineering knowledge and principles to devise innovative solutions to unique design problems.

It is anticipated that you will be a Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer. It is expected that this experience will include the following:

Practical knowledge and experience of bridge design, maintenance and assessment, gained from working on both construction sites and the design office;

Practical knowledge and experience of project management of bridge projects;

Proven knowledge in design, maintenance and supervision of structures related projects together with a track record of innovation in design and management of structures. Ideally this should include new build, maintenance, assessment and strengthening of bridges and civil structures infrastructure;

Proven working knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) and Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCDHW) in relation to structural schemes;

Understanding and experience of use of Eurocodes and their application to bridge design;

Experience of design in or assessment of steel, reinforced and prestressed concrete bridge structures;

Experience of grillage, space frame and finite element analysis software packages such as LUSAS, Superstress and SAM;

Good communication, client handling and interpersonal skills are essential, plus a willingness to adapt to new challenges and to actively participate in the development of the bridges team.

Together, our people make up one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms. Were dedicated to the communities where we live and work in the UK and propelled by international brainpower. Staying curious is what drives us. Looking at challenges from fresh angles helps us deliver future-ready solutions that break paradigms.

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