Design Engineer

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Location
Christchurch
Salary
£35000 - £48000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting for a hands on Design Engineer based in Christchurch.
Salary Negotiable

Company Overview
Design, manufacture and construct high quality steel structures including industrial buildings, aircraft hangars and their electro-mechanical doors, warehouses, grandstands, multi-storey buildings, car parks and bridges, as well as defence equipment, manual and electric roller shutter doors, windows and curtain walling.

Role Overview
Designing steel structures as mentioned above with all their steel components. The companies work is largely exported, so the ability to use a variety of codes and design criteria is important. This is a demanding, hands on structural design position.

A few key points
Briefing project draughtspeople and use of 2D and/or 3D drawing programs
Attending meetings with clients, architects, main contractors and suppliers presenting our products and services in a professional manner
Using computer programs and manual techniques for the structural design of projects
Assessing steel section sizes to be used
Providing structural calculations

Key Skills
Attention to detail
Good communication skills
Self-motivated
Positive and progressive attitude
Achieve high standards and continuous improvement
Well organised to prioritise workload

Some travel will be expected