Bridge Technician

Salary: £32,000 - £38,000

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 28712sc

Expiration date: 12 April 2018


Our client, a large multidisciplinary Engineering Design Consultancy is looking for a qualified Bridge Technician with a HNC or HND in civil Engineering who will be able to provide technical and administration support to Bridge Engineers, Scientists and other Bridge Technicians within the Transport team. Our client will consider candidates with 2D Autocad experience and will assist in your development of producing 3D computer models, training up on 3D software. If you are a Structural Technician they will still consider you as long as you can RC detail.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in preparing computer models and engineering drawings needed to support project work
  • Assist in preparing technical supporting data e.g. specifications, reports etc.
  • Attend team meetings providing feedback on your/company development where possible.
  • Apply policies relating to health and safety, quality, and training.
  • Assist with site surveys and inspections

Person Specification:

  • Good communication skills, both written and oral
  • Planning, organising and prioritising personal workload skills
  • Ability to interact well with other team members
  • Able to act on own initiative
  • Excellent career growth and development opportunities
  • Be part of a dynamic, expanding team in a rapidly growing sector within the UK
  • High level of exposure to international expertise in the sector and opportunity to work on international projects
  • You must have the right to work in the UK.

Essential Experience:

  • Previous experience in the preparation of engineering drawings of Bridge and other Highways and/or rail structures is essential
  • Experience from a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Proven ability to operate the latest versions of AutoCAD including the use of reinforcement detailing packages is essential
  • 2 years Bridges experience (desirable but not essential)
  • HNC or HND qualification in Civil Engineering
  • AutoCAD
  • Cads RC or RC detailing capability as a minimum