Assistant Senior Structural Engineer

Recruiter
Randstad CPE
Location
Croydon
Salary
£35000 - £48000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An amazing opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Senior Structural Engineer to join this international award winning multi disciplinary design consultancy. A vacancy has arisen to work for one of the leading market names who provide a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering creative solutions to meet client's needs. There are nearly 100,000 employees and you could be one of them.

You will be part of the Advanced Structures team based in Croydon. The ideal candidate will need to provide design and analysis solutions to building structures, act as a project engineer on small/medium projects and support senior engineers on larger projects. Your business will be within the analysis and design of building structures of all types. The team you will be working within specialises in transportation hubs and is currently working on exciting projects at Heathrow Airport and Clapham Junction Rail Station. Work involves the modelling of loadings and the response of structures or components. The techniques employed bring value to situations where there are unusual loadings, structural forms or materials.

Members of our team have wide ranging experience and this firm deliver to clients across the educational, leisure, transportation, commercial and retail industries.

* Take responsibility for the delivery of projects up to a value of £10M - Undertake structural analysis and design using both computer & hand techniques.
* Prepare structural calculations and reports
* Contribute to the independent technical review of analyses prepared by others
* Manage project delivery in order to provide clients with results on time and budget
* Undertake structural design of structures using current British Standards and Eurocodes
* Have a desire to learn new skills and the ability to consider the wider engineering issues related to the work being undertaken
* Be actively working towards becoming a chartered structural engineer.
* Contribute to the broad range of technical skills that Advanced Structures team possess

To be considered for this role you should have/be:

* Working towards Chartered Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers or Institution of Structural Engineers
* Masters Degree in an appropriate Civil or Structural Engineering discipline
* Bachelors Degree (min 2:1) in appropriate civil or structural engineering discipline
* Experience in design software packages (eg Tekla Building Designer, Tedds, ESA Prima Win)
* Experience in the use of Finite Element Software
* Good communication skills, both written and verbal
* Ability to communicate using hand drawn sketches
* Ability to interpret results into practical engineering solutions
* Ability to work on a number of projects simultaneously
* Ability to demonstrate track record in the preparation of designs contributing to the delivery of client projects

In this role you will be able to put your business skills and innovative thinking into your work and be alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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