Experienced Structural Engineer

Strata Construction Consulting
£42000 - £48000 per annum
18 Apr 2017
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Experienced Structural Engineer

We require an experienced Structural Design Engineer to act in a senior role who is competent in the design of all of the regularly-used construction materials and building forms. This Practice has a wide and varied workload and to deal with this, any candidate must have the following.

* the ability to use ingenuity and creativity to resolve complex engineering and wider problems
* a good grasp of structural behaviour of buildings
* BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng in structural and/or civil engineering
* minimum four years as design engineer
* good English language skills

Desirable qualities for candidates

* Chartered or near Chartered structural engineer
* able to carry out surveys and produce reports
* a working knowledge of and interest in structural timber
* ability to deal with new enquiries and provide fee proposals for quotation purposes
* able to produce drawings using AutoCAD
* ability to produce drawings and sketches by hand
* have an understanding and a real desire to work with historic buildings
* knowledge of the conservation of historic buildings and, in particular, familiarity with the conservation principles developed by the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB)
* understanding and desire to work on projects where the aim is to provide ecologically sound and energy efficient buildings
* ability to work with architects to realise their concepts and designs sympathetically
* interest in innovative and challenging designs

Reasons you might like to work for this practice.

Wide variety of work

Working in a friendly and but work orientated office

Working and living in one of the loveliest parts of the country
Working in a non-corporate environment

Flexible working

Encouraged to develop knowledge and experience

Working on interesting projects

Working on historic buildings and structures from cob cottages and stone churches to historic bridges and industrial buildings.

Working on ecologically sound projects.

If you are interested in this position then please apply with an updated CV to

Or give me a call on: 01242 244 767

The services of Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd can only accept applications from candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.