Senior Bridge Engineer - T1 Consultancy - N. Sydney

Job Title: Senior Bridge Engineer - T1 Consultancy - N. Sydney
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St Leonards, New South Wales
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$100000 per annum
Reference: BBBH19688_1556260979
Contact Name: Joe Grindle
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 16:43

Job Description

Senior Bridge Engineer - T1 Consultancy - N. Sydney

Denovo are currently representing a top Engineering consultancy who are looking for an experienced Bridge engineer/drafter to come on board their bridges team. Our client has more 70 years' experience designing, developing and delivering sustainable projects across Australia. They pride themselves on helping each employee develop within their career and help in areas where needed. The business prides themselves on being market leaders and attracting top, industry leading talent who you can learn from first hand.

The Senior Bridge Engineer position will be based in St Leonards in Sydney's, lower north shore. Our client is an expert in the traffic and transport space and are currently growing rapidly in specific structural bridge projects, hence the drive-in recruitment for this role. The client works with a diverse range of clients and has a strong ambition to meet all client's wants and satisfaction. They works with state and local governments, developers, land owners and others, delivering traffic and transport solutions across Australia.

Our client is willing to pay 130K - 150K for the right person

Successful candidates will have:

  • Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering, recognised by Engineers Australia
  • 7-10 years of experience in bridge design/engineering as well as other structural design projects, including bridge and road infrastructure, temporary works etc.
  • Outstanding technical knowledge to provide technical leadership and guidance to other specialists
  • Analysis and modelling experience in a range of software packages, e.g. Midas, Microstran, Spacegass, Strand 7, Autodesk Structural Bridge Design
  • Strong working knowledge of Australian codes and standards, regulatory requirements, guidelines, current trends and legislation in order to deliver innovative and practical solutions
  • Interpersonal skills including clear & confident communication to manage stakeholders, and to allow for harmonious working relationships
  • Proficient in allocating resources to achieve specific objectives
  • Self-motivation to help deliver successful projects
  • Experience in bridge load ratings and capacity assessments
  • Experience with RMS and other state authorities

Candidates will be required to:

  • Provide bridge / structural designs, and technical reviews associated with various projects
  • Provides design and financial expertise on large and small projects during tender and proposal writing
  • Leads the preparation of engineering development proposals and feasibility studies
  • High profile projects with RMS and other state and government authorities nationally, and opportunities to work on iconic and unique bridges
  • Build and manage client relationships through effective and commercially astute business development
  • Directs and controls specific projects for nominated clients
  • Liaise with stakeholders to ensure that work is within scope and complies with appropriate standards and guidelines
  • Advises management and/or clients in relation to compliance with regulatory requirements or industry guidelines
  • Work collaboratively with other team members and in other disciplines to help improve productivity by aligning tasks to skill and competence level
  • Provides technical leadership within a large project through the provision of advice or recommendations

Benefits of the role:

  • Modern office with excellent facilities and entertaining areas
  • Accessible location next to bus and train routes
  • Financial and corporate employee benefit offers and discounts
  • Outstanding training and development opportunities
  • Established recognition and rewards program
  • Industry leading parental leave benefits
  • Purchase leave scheme
  • Additional personal leave for parents with children under 5

If you are interested in applying for this role and have the relative Australian experience, then please contact Joe on 02 9126 8403 or email across a Word formatted CV to Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for this role.