Senior/Principal Structural Engineer

Penguin Recruitment
£45000 - £60000/annum BENEFITS
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior/Principal Structural Engineer

Worthing/Brighton/Tunbridge Wells

Ref MR476

Salary up to £60,000 + Car/Allowance + Bonus

My client, a successful, well-established Civil and Structural Design Consultancy with offices based in Worthing, Brighton and Tunbridge Wells are actively seeking Senior to Principal Level Structural Design Engineers to join friendly, vibrant Structures teams in West Sussex.

Projects are mixed and varied and can range from simple structural reports on domestic properties to major renovation projects valued up to £10 million. Projects will cross Residential, Commercial, Marine and Historical Build sectors and our client is offering a friendly and supportive work environment, a very competitive salary, options for progression, pension contribution and a car or car allowance.

In order to be considered for this Senior or Principal Structural Engineer role you will;

* Have current design and drawing experience
* Strong IT capabilities including current working knowledge of Microsoft Office
* Ability to use AutoCAD
* Full driving licence for site visits
* Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
* Legible hand calculations
* Experience of Contract Administration
* Excellent knowledge and understanding of British Standards and Building Regulations
* Chartered or near Chartered status
* Strong degree in relevant subject
* 5-10 years' experience
* Ability to deal directly with clients, suppliers, and contractors in a professional manner with minimal supervision
* A working knowledge or Revit would be desirable though not essential

Working as a Senior/Principal Structural Engineer you will;

* Conduct site visits, drafting reports and proposing remedial works
* Producing structural calculations, details and drawings to current British Standards and Building Regulations
* Advising on Building Regulations applications and tender documentation
* Carrying out design solutions in steel, concrete, timber and masonry
* On-site supervision
* Checking calculations
* Liaising with building control inspectors, clients, contractors, suppliers and consultants
* Producing detailed working drawings and project documentation
* Supervising graduate engineers and assisting them towards Chartered status
* Assisting the Managing Director with the day-to-day running of the business

In order to discuss this Senior/Principal Structural Design role and other similar roles within the Building Structures sector please call MIKAELA on (Apply online only) or email your CV