Bridge Maintenance & Inspection Engineer

Location
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary
£33,513 - £37,588 (Pay Award Pending) plus Market Supplement £4,000 reviewed annually
Posted
28 Apr 2022
Closes
23 May 2022
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

English Fluency Duty Under The Immigration Act 2016:  As you are applying for a customer facing role, you must have the ability to converse easily with customers being able to provide advice and guidance in accurate spoken English.    

The job requirements are detailed below. Where applicable the skills, qualifications and memberships required for this job have also been included.

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Doncaster Council.

We are passionate about Doncaster - it’s a great place to live, do business and visit.

We have plenty to shout about – Doncaster is the UK’s best connected location, we have many major developments in the pipeline, a vibrant urban centre with a thriving arts and cultural scene, sport and leisure attractions, wonderful green spaces and a fascinating heritage. We firmly believe, as do our partners, that Doncaster is the place to be with a bright future and ambitions ahead of it. But don’t just take our word for it – anyone joining the council, can look forward to expanding their knowledge and skills in a dynamic, creative and nurturing environment while truly making a difference to the communities we serve.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join the Bridges Team at the Council as Bridge Maintenance & Inspection Engineer.

Supporting the Senior Bridge Engineer you will be key to delivering professional and customer focused Bridge and Highway Structure maintenance schemes and the Principal Inspection of Bridges and other Highway Structures across the Borough.

What are we looking for?

A sound civil engineering background with extensive knowledge of Bridge and Highway Structure maintenance schemes through feasibility, funding, design and construction stages.

Experience in the Principal Inspection of Bridges and other Highway Structures and reporting of findings in accordance with the ADEPT Bridge Condition Indicators (BCI) system.

Ideally certified, or working towards certification, under the LANTRA Bridge Inspector Certification Scheme.

A willingness to challenge and manage change.

Well-developed engagement and communication skills across varying audiences both internally and externally.

Can build effective relationships.

This is a great opportunity for career progression.  

Further details about the responsibilities and requirements of the role are contained in the job profile and role summary.  

In return for your hard work and dedication, we can offer you the chance to be part of a great team dedicated to ensuring that all people in Doncaster thrive. You will also have access to a variety of attractive employee benefits including competitive leave entitlement, local government pension scheme and access to a range of staff discount and flexible benefits schemes. Visit our Working in Doncaster page to find out more.   

For further information on this opportunity please contact Mark Watson, Senior Bridge Engineer on (01302) 736846 or mark.watson@doncaster.gov.uk  

Shortlisting 24th May 2022, with interviews to be confirmed.  

Confirmation of this appointment is also subject to a medical assessment.   

Doncaster is transforming the way it looks and feels, anyone joining our Council can look forward to working for a confident, ambitious organisation with big plans to develop further and deliver for our residents, workforce and visitors.

Doncaster Council is committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community where we strive to improve the quality of life for all. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expect all staff to share these commitments.