Senior Structural Engineer

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UK – England – Greater Manchester
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Real Estate & Infrastructure
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Business unit:
Real Estate & Infrastructure
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Permanent, Full Time
Education required:
Not specified
Vacancy closing date:
Dec 10
Urban Vision
Salford Civic Centre
About us
Urban Vision is a Joint Venture Partnership between Capita, Salford City Council and Galliford Try. We are based within the Salford district of Greater Manchester employing approximately 360 staff in a wide range of integrated professional support services solutions. Capabilities include a full range of property surveying and management disciplines, full design and cost control services, extensive highways and civil engineering design capability plus town planning, development control and policy services.
Our key client is Salford City Council although we have expanded our client base to a number of other clients and commissions both within the North West and nationally.
We currently have an exciting vacancy within our team to enable us to continue to build on our success and also bring new experience, knowledge and ideas into the team.
About you
Your style and approach will reflect our values: you will be passionate about what you do always striving to improve things; valuing and respecting others contribution, you will work together to deliver a better service; you will take pride in always getting things right first time and learn from when things do go wrong; you will enjoy taking personal responsibility to resolve issues and change what you do and how you do it to make a difference.
You will require the ability to set and work to personal deadlines and targets to meet the requirements of programmes of work, to meet clients needs and to respond to targets set by others.
You will have a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience in the design, implementation and supervision of highway design;
You will;
possess a Bachelors or Masters degree in Civil Engineering or a related subject accredited by the Engineering Council; OR
possess a Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering or a related subject.
You will possess or be working towards IEng / CEng with the ICE or a relevant body.
About the role
Urban Visions Engineering & Infrastructure team deliver a comprehensive design service covering all
aspects of highways, bridges, structures & landscape design on behalf of Salford City Council.
As a Senior Structural Engineer in the Engineering and Infrastructure team you will design remedial and new works for highway structures and assist in the delivery of the routine maintenance programme for the Bridges team. You should be able to consult and negotiate on engineering schemes and contractual matters.
You will require the ability to set and work to personal deadlines and targets to meet the requirements of programmes of work, to meet clients needs and to respond to targets set by others.
You will abide by the objectives and targets of both the section and the department and follow procedures and practices utilised in all aspects of the work, including computerised and manual systems and the maintenance of relevant records.
Whats in it for you?
At Capita, training and development arent optional extras: theyre how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you a company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.
What we hope you will do next
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Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.
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