Structural Engineer

12 Apr 2018
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

We have an opportunity for an experienced structural engineer, who is looking for challenging work, to join our growing building engineering team in our Manchester office.

As creative engineers, we apply our engineering expertise to shape our projects. We work in an interdisciplinary environment and aim to design structures that maximise value for our clients whilst minimising their environmental impact.

You will play an active role in all stages of our projects from feasibility through to completion across a number of sectors, including education, sport, health and mixed use developments.

You will join a close knit team of structural engineers based in Manchester that works collaboratively as part of our seventy-five strong team of structural engineers across the North West and Yorkshire. We provide structured training to achieving chartered status with an extensive range of internal courses and opportunities for international placements.

From Manchester we work on a range of local, national and international projects. We have completed the Art & Design Building for Manchester Metropolitan University, 30 Cannon Street offices in the City of London and Copenhagen Arena. Our current projects include: MECD for the University of Manchester, Blackpool Tower and New Victoria in Manchester.

About Arup

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world.

Arup’s employee ownership structure gives conviction a place in its decision-making, alongside the needs of clients and commercial imperatives. The result is clear-sighted, thoughtful decisions about its priorities as a business and as a member of society.

Arup brings together over 12,000 professionals from diverse disciplines and with complementary skills on a uniquely global scale. The depth of expertise and sheer numbers of specialists allow Arup to take on complex, strategic projects that no other firm could deliver. We bring a longer term view than many others.

Clients trust Arup’s people to question a vision as well as help to realise it. Arup’s commitment to a sustainable approach to all its projects is both enshrined in a formal sustainability policy and embraced personally by the individuals that together make up the firm.

Requirements and Skills

We are looking for an enthusiastic engineer:

• With excellent design and technical skills who enjoys working collaboratively in multi-disciplinary design teams, contributing to projects from inception to completion

• Who is approaching or recently Chartered, typically with solid experience within a leading design firm for building structures

• Who is committed to their own professional development and looking for challenging work to develop their engineering skill

• With good communication skills, well organised, a passion for structural design and an enthusiasm for architecture and sustainable building design

• With the ability to demonstrate excellent technical aptitude and experience in a range of structural design analysis software. Experience of working within a BIM environment using Revit is desirable with knowledge of parametric design beneficial.

Reward and Benefits

Arup offers an excellent opportunity for your personal and career development, as well as competitive salaries at all levels and one of the best benefits package in our sector.

Core benefits include cover under the UK Healthcare Plan (private medical insurance), Life Assurance, Accident Insurance, and Income Protection (long term disability) cover. Core benefits are funded by us and made available to all permanent staff in order to support and safeguard your financial, physical and mental wellbeing. You will also have access to a grade-related Flexible Benefits Fund which you can choose to take as extra cash, or spend on a wide range of Choice Benefits to help with your work/life balance and financial security.

In addition, all permanent employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share scheme. Subject to scheme rules employees can receive two Profit Share payments per year, which are dependent on the firm’s financial performance.

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