Reinforced Concrete Design Engineer

Air Technical Solutions Ltd
08 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Reinforced Concrete Design Engineer

Barnsley / Doncaster


£35,000 - £48,000 (DOE)

My Client

My client is looking for a Reinforced Concrete Design Engineer with skills in reinforced concrete design for project specific and general design of storage tanks to company and client’s requirements. Current ability or the ability to up skill to assist in the design steel storage tanks is very favourable.

Main Duties and Responsibilities of The Jobholder

Concrete Design (Relevant or transferrable experience)

  • Working knowledge of structural design and detailing of reinforced concrete liquid-retaining structural elements (bases, walls, roofs) to British Standards (BS8007) and Eurocodes (EC2)
  • Working knowledge or ability to up skill to assist in the design / checking of steel tank structures.
  • Thorough working knowledge of relevant design codes, structural analysis using finite element software, and reinforced concrete design
  • Responsibility for production/checking of detailed design documentation (calculations and drawings) and submission to clients for approval
  • Liaison with/management of specialist design subcontractors for outsourced elements (e.g. post-tensioned tanks, precast concrete roof systems etc.)
  • Responsibility and supervision of production of detailed design/construction drawings and other associated documents (reinforcement bar bending schedules etc.)
  • Provision of ‘on-demand’ detailed technical support to on-site construction teams
  • Liaison with other key suppliers (e.g. reinforcement and ready-mixed concrete suppliers)
  • Assist with the development of custom design software and techniques.
  • Contribute to the continuing improvement programme to reduce costs and raise quality.
  • Produce information to safely meet client and in house deadlines and to advise early of any anticipated delays.
  • Ensure all relevant company procedures and policies are adhered to in the performance of the above duties.
  • An eye for detail and ensuring quality and standard of design is maintained.

The Jobholder

Note that criteria listed as “Required” will be strictly applied in the recruitment process – candidates who do not meet these criteria will be rejected.



  • HNC/HND/ Degree/ Post graduate in a civil / structural engineering or similar.
  • Relevant or transferable reinforced concrete design ability.
  • Relevant / transferable/ ability to up skill steel design ability.
  • Knowledge of 2D, 3D and solid Modelling software.
  • Able to use FEA or similar design software.


  • Chartered or aiming to become chartered.
  • Knowledge of the Tanks industry.
  • Knowledge of Autodesk Software (Inventor, AutoCAD)
  • Working use of STAAD Pro.


Required: Minimum of 5 years of design at a similar level of detail and complexity.



  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines
  • Competence in MS Office Software.

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