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Associate Technical Director - Bridge Design

Associate Technical Director - Bridge Design

Location: Edinburgh

75% of employees in this business participated in a survey which gave them a really good reflection of how their employees feel about working within the organisation and areas they need to focus on as part of their approach to continuous improvement.

Survey highlights include:

Proud to work for the company

Happy to go the extra mile

Very happy to recommend the business to others as a great place to work

Employees highly rate the company's leadership

Their top five strengths

Feel their work hugely contributes to their overall objectivesFeel that their line manager takes what they say seriouslyAre happy to go the extra mileKnow what is expected of them in their roleAre proud to work for the business


Owing to recent contract awards, the business is now looking to recruit an Associate Technical Director - Bridge Design, based in eitherin Glasgow or Edinburgh, working on a wide portfolio of bridge design schemes throughout the UK and overseas to ensure they meet the demanding workload.

To be considered for a role they are seeking candidates with the following credentials:

Essential Experience:

Post-graduate experience is essential, including supervising aspects of a project of significant scale, application of standardsGood motivation, influencing, people management and delegation skillsAbility to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner with good understanding of commercial aspects of a project

Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

Providing input into the sector strategy/ business plans, as required, and contributing towards its achievementCommunicating with team members to ensure that they understand, and become engaged with, sector/discipline business plansProactively managing selected projects (or components of projects), taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, managing the production of analysis and design (including drawings and reports), ensuring the integrity of the overall design (in collaboration with other design disciplines), quality assurance and client feedback


This is a business who firmly believes in rewarding their staff like no other. For your commitment and endeavours, they have designed a flexible benefits package. You will receive a basic salary that will match your skills, experience and requirements, coupled with:

Stakeholder Pension matched to 6%

Health care

Life Assurance

Annual Leave

Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid

Tax Free Season Ticket Loan

Cycle to Work Scheme

Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme

Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave

Childcare Vouchers

Birthday Vouchers

Long Term Service Awards

Job added on 30-10-2014