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Senior Structures Engineer

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £40k - 44k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Scott Robbins
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 786 7018
  • Expiry Date: 06 May 2024
  • Job Ref: 406798SRO

Job Title: Senior Structures Engineer
Location: Bedford, Cambridge or Ipswich 
Sector: Construction, Structures, Highway
Type: Permanent Role
Salary: £40,000 to £44,000 per annum

Our Client is offering an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Structures Engineer to join their esteemed team in the East region. They specialize in providing technical expertise in Asset Management and maintenance of Highway structures assets. As a leader in the industry, they are committed to ensuring safe and reliable journeys for their customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of feasibility studies for improvements and/or renewals, including compiling and verifying relevant documents, evidence, and options for value management. This involves considering new techniques, materials, buildability, and costs.

  • Lead the development of structures asset management strategies and documents, including management of substandard structures, post-tensioned structures, half-joints, concrete deck hinges, scour, headroom, pier impact, and parapets.

  • Develop AIP’s, conduct structural reviews and assessments.

  • Create technical briefs for external consultants/contractors for asset management and scheme development works and manage the delivery of those briefs.

  • Provide structures technical support regarding third-party/customer queries or to other National Highways asset areas such as Roads, Drainage, and Technology, etc.

  • Offer structure technical support in relation to reactive measures such as bridge strikes, parapet strikes, including liaison with Service Delivery colleagues to ensure safety and enact repairs.


  • Degree in Structural/Civil Engineering or equivalent with appropriate experience or Incorporated Engineer status.

  • Experience in Highway Structures management, inspection, assessment, and design.

  • Working knowledge of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) standards, methods of working, and Specification for Highway Works.

  • Experience in highway construction and delivery methods.

  • Knowledge of Construction Design Management 2015 and associated duties.

  • Valid full clean driving license is a must.


For more information, or to apply for this role, please contact Scott Robbins on LinkedIn or via