Technical Director - Structural Engineer - Historical Building

The Green Solutions Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

TGSR has partnered with a global business consulting firm, in search for a Technical Director - Structural Engineer - Historical Building, who will bring their expertise and passion to clients and their buildings portfolio. My client provides a range of in-house services to bring a unique blend of technical excellence and truly single source capability to clients.

Location: The ideal candidate will be based in Central London.

Salary is negotiable and dependent on experience.

Person Specification - Essential

  • MSc or MEng degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Solid background in delivering structural projects on historical buildings
  • Proven experience in delivering client satisfaction through successful delivery of projects from concept to completion
  • Must have experience in the design and specification of building structures in steel, concrete, masonry and timber, following British Standards and Eurocodes
  • Able to implement the use of 3D structural analysis and CSC design software on projects
  • Demonstrated experience in leading projects with varying scale and complexity
  • Must inspire the confidence of and influence clients and other team members in the area of technical expertise with a proven ability to represent the company at external meetings
  • Highly familiar with UK Building Regulations and design standards for discipline
  • Focused on sustainable design with knowledge of current techniques and technologies as applied to own discipline
  • Capable of communicating clearly in written, sketch and drawn forms to people at all levels


  • Chartered Engineer and member of either the IStructE or ICE
  • Business development experience
  • Some knowledge of AutoCAD or Revit software


  • Serve as technical lead on projects with a focus on historical buildings
  • Responsible for project financials
  • Responsible for technical oversight on team activities including signing off on designs that are in line with QA and related procedures
  • Design and specification lead for projects utilizing a variety of structural engineering software such as S-Frame, TEDDS, Fastrak Building Designer, and Orion
  • Provide expertise to design projects internationally and across offices as needed
  • Implement industry standard design and calculation software application
  • Produce reports, drawings and specifications
  • Represent the discipline and company both at internal and external meetings
  • Serve as Manager to other engineers and designers
  • Monitor and report progress against time and financial targets
  • Observe compliance to design and QA procedures
  • Monitor and observe installation works onsite for technical compliance and H&S matters
  • Foster and maintain excellent relationship with clients through effective business development activities and project execution
  • Assist in preparing technical and commercial bid proposals

The right candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary, benefits package and the opportunity to work for a market leader that offers an array of career progression opportunities.

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