Assistant Bridge Manager (Executive Engineer Level) Kildare National Roads Office

Assistant Bridge Manager (Executive Engineer Level) Kildare National Roads Office

  • Position
    Assistant Bridge Manager (Executive Engineer Level) Kildare National Roads Office
    Maudlins, Naas, County Kildare, Kildare, Ireland
  • Category
    Engineering industry/Sector
  • Organisation
    Kildare County Council
  • Image / logo
  • Salary
    40 - 50k
  • Location
    Maudlins, Naas, County Kildare
  • Country
    Kildare, Ireland
  • Primary Category
    Public Sector
  • Type of Position
    Full-Time
  • Education Requirement
    Bachelor's degree
  • Experience Requirement
    5-10 years
  • Professional Title Requirement
    None
  • Accreditation Requirement
    Does not matter
  • Membership Requirement
    Does not matter
  • Posted
    12/07/2019

Details

The Assistant Bridge Manager will report directly to the Regional Bridge Manager, Kildare National Roads Design Office and will be responsible for delivering an annual works programme in the regional area including:

  • Supporting the Regional Bridge Manager in all aspects of bridge management activity.
  • Reviewing all bridge related information available to inform and develop annual schemes of work on a targeted and prioritised basis.
  • Bridge selection and the development of an appropriate rehabilitation strategy on the basis of existing reporting and assessment information.
  • Procurement of consultants for the design and contract supervision of bridge rehabilitation schemes.
  • Ensuring adherence and compliance with the requirements of the TII DMRB in the design of new and the rehabilitation of existing brides as part of bridge rehabilitation schemes.
  • Ensuring adherence and compliance with the requirements of the TII MCDRW in the development of contract documents for new and replacement bridge schemes and for the rehabilitation of existing bridges as part of bridge rehabilitation schemes.
  • Development of contract documents for the provision of bridge term maintenance schemes.
  • Contractor procurement and the development of contract documents for the execution of Bridge Rehabilitation and Bridge Term Maintenance schemes.
  • The appointment and management of consultants for the delivery of the Bridge Rehabilitation Programme, Principal Inspection and Inventory gathering and Structural Assessments.
  • Ensuring the provision of an acceptable level of quality of reporting and compliance with respect to the relevant DMRB technical standards.
  • Ensuring compliance with the Safety, health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013.
  • Maintaining the Eirspan Bridge management database and ensuring information entered is in accordance with the Eirspan Bridge management technical requirements and system manuals.
  • Seeking the cooperation and involvement of other Local Authority Senior Engineering staff with the implementation and execution of bridge management rehabilitation/assessment/inspection schemes.
  • Liaising with and seeking agreement with all relevant statutory bodies and stakeholders on the progression of scheme development. Negotiating land agreements, procuring/appointing valuers, and solicitors and overseeing the acquisition process.

How to Apply / Contact

Application forms and full particulars are available on our Website at: http://kildare.ie/countycouncil/HumanResources/StaffVacancies/VacanciesinKildareCountyCouncil/index.html or from Human Resources Section, Kildare County Council, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare - (045) 980740. Email: jobs@kildarecoco.ie

Candidates may be short-listed on the basis of information supplied in their application.

Kildare County Council is an equal opportunities employer.

The latest date for receipt of a completed signed original of the application form is: Closing date: 25th July 2019, 4.00 p.m.