Structural Design Engineer

Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd
10 Feb 2019
03 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Structural Engineer – Derby

Location: Derby, East Midlands

Recruiting for a Senior Structural Engineer, Full Time, Permanent.

Background to appointment:

The Client are a well-established multi-disciplinary firm, with a diverse workload of £1-15m schemes. They have a vacancy for a project delivery role delivering Structural Engineering designs and managing the production of information for our clients.

Work would be undertaken under the direction of a Structural Director and depending on experience, management of junior engineers may be required. They seek a candidate with experience of design in all materials, to take a positive lead in delivering a wide range of interesting, varied regional projects.

The role would suit an experienced (3-8 years) technical engineer with ambitions to progress their career to an Associate level. Full support will be provided to achieve their potential within a supportive and friendly environment. Experience of undertaking structural surveys would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities associated with the role are as follows:

Providing detailed technical input and ensuring quality of work output on projects requiring Detailed Structural Engineering Design.

Report writing.

To be involved in business development with a focus on the quality and interest of new business.

Managing projects autonomously.

To liaise with the client to agree the project specification, the timescale, the fee and the terms of engagement.

To ensure that the project is undertaken to the specified budget and that all project-related fees and disbursements are accurately recorded and expediently recovered.

Candidates should meet the majority of the following criteria:

Expertise in a range of relevant analytical software packages.

Recent experience of detailed design for a variety of Structural Projects.

Ability to manage time and work to strict deadlines.

Excellent interpersonal, oral and written English communication skills.

Ability to supervise the work of more junior staff and sub-consultants.

Ability to prepare fee proposals and project manage a commission from start to finish;

Ability to liaise directly with client and with other consultants/suppliers.

Ability to market the company’s expertise and extend the client base.

Ability to work collaboratively.

Ability to lead project-related discussions.

Ability to use experience from other projects.

Commitment to producing high quality work and to promoting the reputation of the company.

Commitment to continuous professional development.

In possession of, or working towards Chartership of the Institution of Structural Engineers.

Please contact Dave Boon on (phone number removed) or (url removed)

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