Senior Bridge Engineer

Aurecon employs inspirational and energetic people. We aim to recruit and retain the best talent and are committed to unleashing the potential of our people by challenging them with interesting work, and giving them the support and autonomy they need to achieve their goals.

Senior Bridge Engineer sought to work within our Sydney office in NSW, Australia. Specifically, this person must have a strong bridge design background and understanding of the construction of bridge and similar structure. The candidate must also have the ability to work collaboratively within different multi-disciplinary teams.

Your role

  • Perform design and analysis of complex concrete/steel bridge structures and temporary works in accordance with the relevant design codes and standards. 
  • Deliver design documentation including drawings, specifications and reports in accordance with Client quality standards.
  • Assist in the supervision and guidance of junior engineers and overview design calculations and details of the other engineers and drafters. 
  • Develop innovative design alternates for options studies, tender designs, cost savings, etc.
  • Ability to work on fast paced design and construct projects and pursuits. 
  • Provide construction phase support on a wide array of projects and structural types.
  • Perform load ratings for bridge structures.
  • Other assignments as needed.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Requires Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and to have, or be eligible to obtain chartered status with Engineers Australia or a mutually recognised organisation.  
  • Design and documentation to Roads and Maritime/Sydney Trains/Transport for NSW/ARTC experience preferred.
  • Minimum of 8-10 years bridge design experience.
  • Strong technical skills in complex structural analysis including construction stage analysis and design of various types of bridge structures is required. 
  • Experience with Midas Civil/Midas FEA software packages is an advantage.
  • Design and Construct experience is desirable.

What We Provide

We are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork and encourages sustainability.

This is a unique career-development opportunity for an experienced professional to join a dynamic, growing company that offers:

  • Diverse, interesting and challenging work
  • Local, national and international career opportunities
  • Ongoing technical/non-technical training and personal development
  • Attractive remuneration that recognises and rewards performance
  • A collaborative multidisciplinary team environment
  • Flexible work arrangements supported via Yes Flex

Working within the global Aurecon team provides extensive career prospects whilst providing an environment that empowers, encourages sustainability and promotes team work. For an example of some of our projects, visit

We are looking forward to receiving your application so click on the Apply button and submit your expression of interest in opportunities at Aurecon.

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