As part of our new Network Maintenance Contract we have an ambitious programme of bridge maintenance work to deliver including the upgrading or replacement of life-expired and sub-standard Mechanical & Electrical (M&E) components on structures, including the Caledonian Canal swing bridges on the A82 and A830 between Inverness and Fort William, and operation / maintenance of the Kessock Bridge mobile inspection gantry. Our current budget for bridge “M&E” maintenance works is £1-2 Million annually.
To help deliver this exciting programme of work we are looking for an M&E Engineer with experience of moving structures and/or bridge gantries operation and maintenance to join our existing team, based at our Inverness office.
The Engineer / Senior Engineer (M&E) will be involved in managing or carrying out the investigation, design, procurement and construction of a wide variety of bridges M&E schemes.
Candidates should have experience of design / maintenance of mechanical and hydraulic bridge components with electrical/electronic or systems control as well as a knowledge of health and safety, environmental and commercial aspects of schemes.
We are looking for a self-motivated individual who are interested in progressing their career by helping manage the delivery of a diverse programme of work. The successful candidate will have good team working and communication skills, be flexible and hold a valid driving licence.
Responsibilities and Activities include (but are not restricted to):
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
BEAR Scotland currently manages, maintains and improves 1962km of Scottish trunk road including over 2000 bridges and structures through some of the most scenic, but challenging, parts of the country. That means delivering £million investment on road maintenance and improvement every year.
We believe that the people who work with us are our greatest asset and, in order for us to succeed, we make sure we retain and attract a talented, innovative and dedicated team. In return, we offer:
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