HSS Engineering

Chief Bridge Engineer

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JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Responsible for technical direction, supervision and mentoring a team of Engineers for Rail and Road Bridge Projects
  • Responsible for preparation and monitoring of project and departmental budgets including planning, monitoring of resources and finances
  • Should be able to provide leadership in writing technical specifications, assessment report and other technical reports
  • Contribute to the maintenance and development of the technical competence of the team through staff training and development reviews, training needs assessments and competency assessment reviews
  • Develop and maintain good working relationship with clients and stakeholders
  • Coordinate project priorities, staffing schedule and staff assignment to deliver project needs in a high quality and efficient manner
  • Manage single and multi-discipline bridge projects and development of cost-effective design solutions

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Preferably with post-graduate qualifications and accreditation with local and international professional bodies
  • Must be registered with BEM as a Professional Engineer
  • Minimum15- 20 years¬†of relevant experience in various types of bridge design including long span bridges
  • Experienced in the Assessment and Design of Strengthening Works of existing bridges
  • Experienced in the Design of Marine Structures
  • Exposure to international codes of practice
  • Proficiency in Bridge Design Software
  • Excellent command of the English Language, both written and spoken
  • Competency in writing technical reports and making presentations
  • Experience in mentoring and developing junior engineers