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Job Ref:  EMP373024
Employer:  Matchtech Group plc.
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Yorkshire
City:  Leeds
Post Code:  LS7
Salary:  £55,000 - £65,000/year
13/10/2016 21:37
Our client is looking for an experience Bridge Engineer to join their team in Leeds as a Technical Director.

Experience in the highways sector including the delivery of HE projects

The Job
Position Summary
As a Technical Director, you will have people management responsibilities and will be the lead on a variety of projects. Responsibilities will include:
• Leadership, growth and development of a regional Highway Structures team adding value to the established national and international capability;
• Preparation of proposals and designs at feasibility, optioneering, planning and detailed design stages;
• Identifying and leading on added value, sustainable engineering and Lean initiatives relating to Highway Structures;
• Providing technical direction to other design engineers and/or technicians;
• Liaison with clients, contractors and third parties;
• Interfacing with other disciplines and offices such as Highway Civils, Technology, Geotechnical, Rail, Transport Planning, and Environmental;
• Resolving technical issues as they occur and monitoring progress in your areas of responsibility;
• Financial management and monitoring;
• People/team management and local recruitment;
• Client Relationship Management at all levels in client organisations
Essential Criteria
• A degree in Civil Engineering;
• Chartered Member of ICE or equivalent;
• Experience in the highways sector including the delivery of HE projects;
• Experience of liaising / negotiating with client representatives and staff at a senior level;
• Thorough understanding and practical application of the DMRB and EN Eurocodes
• Good working knowledge of different contract types and procurement options including but not limited to NEC3.
• Able to produce well-presented and technically accurate reports;
• Workload and resource management skills;
• Capability to oversee tasks and costs and deliver programmed work on time and under budget including adoption of EVA techniques;
• Good IT and presentation skills;
• Experience of motivating and driving delivery teams;
• Confident with proven interpersonal and communication skills
Desirable Criteria
• Experience of ECI or Design and Build projects;
• Experience of construction supervision;
• Knowledge of HE PCF;
• Knowledge of local authority interfaces;
• PRINCE2 Accreditation;
• Recent experience of Highways England Major Projects;
• Health and Safety training in the infrastructure sector
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