Structural Engineer

Recruiter
Eireann Recruitment Ltd
Location
Stansted, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Nov 2019
Closes
01 Dec 2019
Ref
1308088575
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

STANSTED

VERY COMPETITIVE SALARY UP TO £60K DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE

Our client is a multi-discipline practice providing Architecture, Surveying, Town Planning, Construction and Property Development services to a broad range of clients over a wide range of sectors. The practice was established in 1983 and is thriving.

You will be part of the development of the skills they offer and must able to take the firm into the future, working alongside Architects, Surveyors and Technicians, building and shaping the structural side of the practice.

The Practice

The practice is located in Stansted, close to the M11, the A120, and of course the airport. Their office is a 2-minute walk from the Stansted Mountfitchet railway station with a fairly good service into London. Approximately 1 hour into Central London by train. It is only 5 minutes to the M11 and the A120, giving great road access North, South, East & West.

You will be part of a currently small team working hard to deliver a wide range of projects to clients in London and the surrounding area. You will be responsible for the structural side of all their projects, including temporary works, detailing concrete basements, transfer slabs, steel framed superstructures, timber framed works, and any works required to construct the various projects they are working on. The work will be interesting and varied in scope. Where they are working with other consultants you will be the lead in their team when liaising with them and directing their work. Alongside the existing workload they will be looking to you to develop your own client base and broaden the scope of the services the practice offers. You will therefore be qualified, experienced, self-motivated, and enthusiastic in all forms of construction, technology and well versed in all standard software and able or willing to incorporate BIM into your work.

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead projects from the initial design stages, leading to the preparation of construction documents and overseeing the construction administration.
  • Design structural systems including the development of conceptual and schematic design options.
  • Lead projects from the initial design stages, leading to the preparation of construction documents and overseeing the construction administration.
  • Design structural systems including the development of conceptual and schematic design options.
  • Contribute to the effective management of project budgets, schedules and resources.
  • Coordinate and participate in the delivery of a consistently high level of work.
  • Mentor and train colleagues as necessary in technical aspects of structural design and practical aspects of project delivery.
  • Actively coordinate with colleagues in work-sharing, sharing of expertise, development of technical standards, CPD etc.
  • Maintain disciplined financial processes, operational systems and cost control programmes.
  • Be vigilant and diligent in all that you do to ensure the services offered meet the standard and reputation of the Company and exceed client expectations.
  • Identify and participate in the development of advanced technologies.
  • Actively maintain existing and develop new client relationships whenever opportunity arises.
  • Assist in creating project proposals, fee letters and the like.
  • Other roles as required.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience

  • An applicable engineering degree specialising in structures with a minimum of 6 years' industry experience, and chartered or nearly chartered with the IStructE or ICE.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of typical engineering software including AutoCAD. Knowledge of BIM processes and best practices would be considered an asset.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with people at all levels including project stakeholders and clients.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities and deliverables on an ongoing basis.
  • Ability to think methodically to design, plan and manage projects.
  • Ability to maintain an overview of entire projects while continuing to attend to detailed technicalities.
  • Desire to liaise closely with colleagues and other consultants to ensure consistent, consolidated and leading-edge service across the firm.
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships and assist with business development initiatives.

Should you be interested in this amazing Structural Engineer role, please submit your CV to Anna Maguire.

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible and we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates. We will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.

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