Senior Facade Designer

Recruiter
B N J Consultants Ltd
Location
Southend-On-Sea, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
08 Nov 2019
Ref
1280765067
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
BNJCS002

Senior Façade Designer

£50,000 - £60,000 + 25 Days hols + B. Hols + Pension + Healthcare + Professional Fees

Southend

Company

An award-winning market leader in structural glass design, working in partnership with architects and specialist glazing contractors to deliver glass designs that often add drama and impact to buildings. There designs are backed by an in-depth knowledge of building structures, and we draw on the latest design and modelling techniques to ensure our designs are safe, sustainable and cost-effective.

Opportunity

We are now looking for a façade engineer to join our busy structural team in Southend on Sea. We regularly undertake the Senior Façade Designer of prestigious projects across a range of sectors including universities, stadia, public transport, housing and commercial for a range of clients from scheme concept through to detailed design and construction monitoring.

Role
  • An innate understanding of structural engineering and façade physics
  • All round experience in building structures
  • Proven UK design experience utilising Eurocodes/British Standards
  • Competence with computer analysis of structures and design of structural elements in steel, stainless steel, aluminium, timber and glass
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with experience of report writing essential
  • Good understanding of the importance of detailing to façade structures
  • Experience of site inspections/surveys essential
  • Experience of meetings/communications with clients and other professionals essential and a confident manner in dealing with them
  • Commitment to health and safety, CDM and CPD requirements

Key Skills
  • Chartered Membership of IStructE or ICE preferred
  • Experience in general building structures
  • The ability to bring on new client opportunities
  • Experience of coaching and briefing CAD technicians and less experienced engineers
  • Proven UK design experience utilising Eurocodes/British Standards
  • Experience of meetings/communications with clients and other professionals essential and a confident manner in dealing with them
  • Self-motivation and be capable of supporting/working within an existing team
  • Bright, enthusiastic and driven engineer who is keen to develop their career in façade engineering.
  • The role will involve working with established teams to manage/assist an existing client base.

If you have got the relevant skills and experience to fulfil this SeniorFaçade Designer position then forward your CV in the strictest of confidence by applying now. Or alternatively, call Scott Davies for further information.

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