Senior Structural Engineer

PSR Solutions
£50000 - £60000/annum Car or Allowance + Pension + Healthc
16 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PSR are recruiting for a Senior / Principal Structural Engineer for a £40m commercial development in Birmingham.

The position is to initially work on a the scheme in the centre of Birmingham but also play a key role in building a brand new design team for the Midlands region and assist with future work opportunities.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new venture within a Billion pound turnover business, they are most active in Commercial, Education, Science & Leisure sectors engaging with projects of £15m - £100m in value.

The ideal candidate should possess demonstrable experience in building structures, ideally across the education and commercial sectors and be able to communicate well and manage a team to deliver good quality construction information.

The role will focus on:

* Identifying and prioritising necessary structural investigations, planning, organising, executing and reporting on investigations.
* The production of, drawings, reports, calculations and structural specifications and meet the client brief.
* Undertaking the structural engineering design for projects working with both design and construction teams.
* Working closely with designers of other disciplines to produce coordinated designs
* Planning and monitoring use of own time resources on projects, other engineers and technicians.
* Working within project teams, with responsibility for production of deliverable's to agreed time-lines.
* Attending project meetings and communicating with all staff, external design team members and clients.
* Work independently and be responsible for checking the quality and accuracy and verifying your teams output.
* Providing technical guidance and mentoring to your team.
* Ability to apply relevant codes and standards to engineering principals and judgement.

Candidate Profile

* Degree qualified and/or demonstrable experience within structural engineering.
* Good communication skills.
* Experience working as part of a multidisciplinary team in a design and built environment.
* Ability to work under pressure, balance priorities, and meet strict deadlines.
* Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills.
* Demonstrate a strong ability to communicate through sketching, drawing, presentations, and in writing.
* Commercial awareness and acumen.
* Excellent technical design skills and proficiency in 3D analysis and design.
* Experience of high value (£30m+) complex builds

In return our client are offering industry leading package, enrolment onto their personal development programme and a host of other benefits