structural design engineer

Recruiter
Blueprint Recruitment Solutions
Location
Ely
Salary
£32000 - £36000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fantastic new opportunity available for a Structural Deign Engineer to join an engineering consultancy based in ELY.

We are seeking a Structural Design Engineer, preferably with a history of working on bespoke packages for the oil & gas industry.

Main duties include:

* Producing and developing 3D CAD models of structural steel assemblies/packages for both onshore and offshore projects
* Performing structural analysis and structural lifting calculations.
* Preparing 2D CAD drawings such as steelwork GAs, plot plans and steelwork fabrication drawings
* Working closely with mechanical engineers and other disciplines to ensure a safe and economical design; taking into account process requirements, customer-imposed space restrictions and access & maintenance requirements
* Review and interpretation of customer specifications, as well as national and international codes, ensuring that best industry practice and health & environmental considerations are applied and adhered to
* Attending key meetings such as clarifications, hand-overs, design reviews and close-out, both in-house and with the customer.

Candidates applying will possess the following essential requirements:

* High degree of proficiency in 2D and 3D CAD software (AutoCAD, REVIT)
* Knowledge of current legislation and relevant standards, such as Eurocodes & British Standards
* Previous experience in designing steelwork/assemblies for bespoke engineering packages (skids) within a process industry (preferably oil & gas, but others will be considered)
* Excellent communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
* Degree or HND qualified in structural/civil engineering (or equivalent level)
* Ability to work towards professional registration

Other desirable skills:

* Working knowledge or Autodesk Advance Steel, AutoCAD Plant 3D and/or Revit Structure
* Knowledge of process and/or piping system design.

To apply for this position, candidates must be able to live and work in the UK without Visa restrictions.

For further information, please call Ashley Clarke on (Apply online only) or email and quote 127235AC. Alternately you can apply directly by clicking the 'Apply' link and following the instructions