My client is a leading UK based engineering consultancy who have a long standing track record in the Middle East region. They are currently looking to recruit a Head of Bridges for their busy office in Sharjah. This is a senior management role and will be accountable for the operational performance, technical and people leadership of the bridges tea. working on projects across the Middle East region. The successful candidate will be responsible for the project management or project director role on various bridge design and construction projects. The position will call for a very hands on approach to all aspects of the role. Candidates should have a degree or equivalent in civil or structural engineering must also be a chartered member of a recognised international body such as the institute of civil engineers (ICE) UK, the Institute of Structural Engineers (IStructE) or Professional Engineer US. Candidates must be able to demonstrate expert knowledge in the design and project management of bridge and tunnel projects including post tensioned box girder bridges and cut and cover tunnels. Candidates with a track record of working on the design of rail/metro stations including top down construction are preferred although this is not essential. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a proven ability to lead and manage an engineering team as well as large, multi disciplinary engineering projects. About The Company Compass Global Resourcing are a UK based recruitment agency specialising in supplying permanent and freelance staff to companies throughout the Middle East and Africa. All CGR consultants have extensive experience of recruiting internationally each having worked for over 10 years in the technical recruitment sector.We aim to build long term relationships with our clients offering a bespoke service you can trust. Whatever your specific requirements CGR are able to deliver a professional quality service; our dedicated team will focus on finding you the right candidates to suit your exact needs.CGR have access to a pool of highly qualified candidates from across the world through continual advertising in leading publications and websites as well as utilising our global contacts to source locally based candidates. Management & Operations
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