Structural Engineering Technician

Rain Consultancy Group Limited
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Structural Engineering Technician - AutoCAD

Type: Permanent

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £ Negotiable Dependant on Experience ?

Generous Full Company Benefits Package Inclusive of:

Professional Membership Subscription

24 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays

Private Healthcare

Health Insurance & Live Assurance

Company Mobile Phone inclusive of Personal use

Flexi-Time Working Schedule

Awards for Length of Service

Childcare vouchers

Development Support

The Company

A growing and successful environmental consultancy with multiple offices through the UK. In recent years they have grown to over 600 employees and intend to continue this trend to support multiple increases in workload.

The Edinburgh office specialises in structural design studies for projects across the UK. The projects will be across a variety of industries, including but not limited to commercial house builders, EA work and Educational Builds. These services will be provided for our client?s residential, commercial, employment, retail, industrial and distribution schemes. The work will be involved from concept design through to construction approval for new build and refurbishment projects.

The Role

Will involve being a member of a team responsible for the delivery of a wide range of development projects both new build and refurbishment work.

Will be assisting in the preparation of structural engineering drawings at all stages including concept, building warrant, tender and construction.

Will be working with engineers to translate outline engineering proposals to detailed design drawings, understanding the relationship between the project disciplines

Managing the delivery of individual tasks or activities to programme and budget

Taking part in key project control procedures such as drawing issue and registration

The Applicant

Should be able to work independently and have the ability to learn and adapt quickly to different projects

Be comfortable working on a number of projects at any one time

Must have relevant industry experience with a direct emphasis on buildings and structural engineering.

Deliver engineering solutions for a range of projects.

Be able to operate within a BIM environment.

Be commercially aware and with a willingness to own their own workload the ideal candidate will have a personal commitment to work to tight deadlines while under pressure.

Be willing to learn and take direction on new software (REVIT) if not capable already.


HND/HNC or equivalent or working towards

3+ years? experience in a design role

Experienced in the use of Auto CAD and Revit.

(Revit is not essential as training will be provided)

Confident with Structural Drawings including RC Frames.

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