bridge engineer in Western Sydney

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western sydney, new south wales
government & defence
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daniel flatley, randstad
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job description

Primary Purpose of this Position

Prepare and check bridge engineering project proposals and designs in order to achieve durable, high performance bridge and structure products and minimise technical risk.


  • Prepare bridge and structure concept and etailed designs for new and rehabilitation projects by considering cost, practicality and suitability for site constraints
  • Conduct evaluation and assessment of load capacity of bridges by inspecting and carryinf out structural analysis of existing bridges and structures
  • Assist in the development of policy and specifications and technology practice by undertaking investigations
  • Provide foundation solutions by examining geotechnical information and applying this analysis to project designs

Skills and Experience

  • A four year Civil Engineering degree from an Australian University or an equivalent overseas qualification acceptable for professional recognition within Australia
  • Ability to provide bridge and structural engineering technical advice
  • Ability to operate both independently, using initiative and self direction, and as a team member to produce consistently high quality work
  • Demonstrated ability to undertake research, analyse issues, use advanced problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate technical feasibility studies, including the provision of broad costing, risk analysis, design analysis, and cost to benefit analysis to facilitate decision making
  • Sound interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly, concisely and appropriately both verbally and in writing
  • Capacity to facilitate and negotiate successful solutions with stakeholders

Initially offered as a 6 month engagement. There is scope to extend the assignment for another 6 months if required.

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Bridge Engineer, design, evaluation and assessment


A four year civil engineering degree from an Australian university or an equivalent overseas
qualification acceptable for professional recognition within Australia.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree