Senior Structures Engineer

Senior Structures Engineer

  • Contract
  • Cumbria
    Location: Cumbria
    Sector: Highways & Transportation
    Job type: Contract
    Salary: £40 - £45 per hour + Inside IR35 GBP / Year
    Contact: Josh Wood
    Contact email: [email protected]
    Contact phone: 07488881860
    Job ref: BBBH23142_1720449460
    Expiry Date: 2024-Jul-22
    Startdate: ASAP

    Job Advert: Senior Bridge Engineer (Design) – Penrith

    Position: Senior Bridge Engineer (Design)
    Location: Penrith
    Hours: 37.5 hours per week
    Contract Type: Contract, Inside IR35
    Rate: £40 – £45 per hour

    About the Role:

    We are seeking an experienced Senior Bridge Engineer with a strong design background to join our team in Penrith. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to high-profile infrastructure projects, providing expert design and engineering solutions.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Lead and manage bridge design projects from concept through to detailed design.
    • Ensure all designs comply with relevant standards and regulations.
    • Conduct structural analysis and design of bridge components.
    • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to deliver project objectives.
    • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior engineers.
    • Prepare technical reports, specifications, and design documentation.
    • Conduct site visits and inspections as required.


    • Proven experience as a Bridge Engineer with a focus on design.
    • Strong understanding of bridge design principles and standards.
    • Proficient in structural analysis software and design tools.
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
    • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
    • Chartered status or working towards chartership (ICE or similar).


    • Competitive hourly rate within the range of £40 – £45 per hour.
    • Opportunity to work on prestigious projects.
    • Collaborative and dynamic work environment.
    • Professional development and career progression opportunities.

    How to Apply:

    If you are an experienced Senior Bridge Engineer with a passion for design and are looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.

    Contact Information:


    Note: This role is offered on a contract basis and falls inside IR35 regulations.

    Join our team and be part of a leading organization dedicated to engineering excellence and innovative design solutions. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our Penrith office.

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    Josh Wood

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