Senior Bridge Technologist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

South Africa

South Africa - Western Cape, Bellville

Job Summary

  • Detail design of new bridges, culverts, overhead road sign gantries and other road and rail structures in accordance with TMH7, AASHTO and Eurocode;

  • Detail design of bridge and culvert upgrading and rehabilitation;

  • 3D Revit modelling of bridges and culverts based on Civil 3D geometric road models;

  • Building Information Modelling (BIM);

  • Preparation of construction drawings for bridges, culverts and other road related structures;

  • Preparation of project specifications and bills of quantities;

  • Inspection of bridges and culverts in accordance with the Degree, Extent and Relevance (DER) Bridge Management System (BMS);

  • Training and management of junior technicians and technologists;

  • Liaison with clients and authorities;

  • Applying the AECOM Quality Management System (QMS) in all work.

Minimum Requirements

  • Proficiency in SOFiSTiK, Midas, AutoCad, Revit, Civil 3D and CADS RC;

  • Working in BIM 360 &/or ProjectWise

  • BIM Level 2 compliance;

  • Registered Professional Technologist;

  • Accreditation as a Bridge/Culvert Inspector will be a benefit.

  • Work related experience required

  • Five to ten years’ experience in the design and drawing of bridges, culverts and other road related structures;

  • Reinforcement detailing and preparation of bending schedules.

  • Personal Attributes

  • Ability to plan and execute work independently;

  • Ability to meet deadlines;

  • Dedicated to deliver correct and accurate work;

  • Good communication skills;

  • Ability to work in a team.

  • Other comments

  • Own reliable transport.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BTech in Civil Engineering

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 239243BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.