Assistant Engineer

M Group Services
Full Time
Huntingdon PE29
Posted 18 days ago
Job description

Assistant Engineer

  • 28 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday
  • Generous Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Ride to work Scheme
  • Employee discount platform
  • Clear career progression

As part of our long-term partnership with Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council, Milestone Infrastructure is looking for an Assistant Engineer to support its bridge design team in Huntingdon. This professional services based role will encompass refurbishment, strengthening and new build of a variety of different types of highway structures but will also work as part of a larger projects team covering planning, design, construction and project management.

You will:

  • Assist in the Inspections and surveys of existing highway structures.
  • Contribute to the design and assessment of bridges and other highway structures including the preparation and analysis of structural models.
  • Assist in the preparation and detailing of construction drawings and other associated construction documentation such as specifications and health and safety information.
  • Support in the preparation of concept designs, production of feasibility/options reports or other technical reports and technical approval documentation.
  • Work closely with other team members and disciplines, including construction teams, to deliver projects on time and within budget utilising BIM when required.

We're looking for:

  • Civil Engineering or related degree to Bachelors or Masters level or equivalent.
  • Ideally starting to work towards Incorporated or Chartered Civil Engineer
  • Some demonstrable experience in the practical and pragmatic design and construction of bridges, or other large structures and/or the associated drawing and detailing.
  • Some experience in the use of structural analysis software such as LUSAS and Superstress would be beneficial
  • Some knowledge of highways standards is preferred, however an understanding of other structural design standards, such as Eurocodes is a requirement.

Our infrastructure services team delivers projects that maintain and enhance the built environment. Part of that is our work to operate, maintain and improve large parts of the UK road network. Whether you’re involved in frontline operational work, design, project management or office-based services, every day you’ll be helping to improve the lives of millions of people.

A career with us means you’ll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which we work. Our competitive benefits package will help to enhance your life outside work, too.

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