Structural Engineer

Recruiter
Sigmat
Location
Elland
Posted
06 Apr 2019
Closes
16 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for Structural Design Engineers of varying levels to join our Design teams across three different office locations - Skipton (BD23), Evesham (WR10) and Elland (HX5).

Working within our Design team, the role holder will lead on structural design elements on projects as required, in a client facing engineering role.

Your key responsibilities :

  • Adherence to the Integrated Management System
  • Undertaking concept designs and planning projects at concept stage on a wide variety of buildings
  • Responsibility for the production of structural engineering calculations for light gauge steel frames, associated hot rolled members and composite floor slabs
  • Delivering excellent project work within agreed deadlines and budgets
  • Interact and cultivate relations with clients and other project members
  • Keep management informed of important and relevant design decisions to make sure that the objectives of the company and client are achieved
  • Representing Sigmat at meetings with clients and suppliers
  • Assisting and mentoring of graduate engineers
  • Undertake site visits as and when required
  • Any other task commensurate with this post

What we are looking for :

  • Experience as a Structural Engineer
  • Ability to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of current codes of practice
  • Experience of light gauge steel design is preferred but not essential as full on the job training will be provided
  • Broad range of engineering skills
  • Comfortable undertaking hand calculations and using spreadsheets as standard, but able to demonstrate ability to use 3D modelling software. Working knowledge of Trimble design software (Tekla Structural Designer) would be beneficial
  • Bachelor's degree BEng / BSc or Masters degree MEng / MSc that meets the engineering academic requirements for Chartership
  • Working towards Chartership
  • CSCS card holder
  • Full clean UK driving licence

What we are offering :

  • Competitive salary, dependent on experience
  • Company pension scheme, matching up to 5%
  • Company life assurance
  • 25 days annual leave, plus your birthday off!
  • Friendly, modern working environment

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