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Principal Bridge Consultant

Country/Region:  GB
Field:  Engineering

York, GB

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  Any



The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.
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We are currently recruitng for a challenging and exciting Principal Bridge Consultant within our Engineering division. The role of the Principal Consultant is to provide senior technical leadership to the Bridge Team at SYSTRA Ltd.  At project level, you will be expected to take a leading role in the delivery of complex bridge engineering schemes, whilst providing technical review and input to bids in support of work winning activities by the Team Leader.
The Principal Consultant will:
  • Ensure technical excellence within the Bridge team is at appropriate level
  • Provide technical leadership to projects
  • Monitor and develop team competence
  • Develop and maintain client relationships
  • Oversee technical input to proposals to support work winning activities  
There is considerable flexibility as to the preferred location for this role and the incumbent can be located in either, York or Manchester. 

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following competencies: 
• Significant experience of the design and detailing of bridge strengthening and repair
• Knowledge of bridge assessment
• Experienced of working in both client and contractor-led design situations
• Experience of all phases of the design of new or replacement bridge structures
• Knowledge of technological advances in bridge engineering

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.

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