Civil & Structural Engineer (performance testing, assessment & certification of structural products and systems) - Liverpool, UK
A new vacancy for a Civil & Structural Engineer with leading UK provider of specialist testing, assessment & approval services to the Construction industry. Reporting in to the company's new offices in the Liverpool, the Civil & Structural Engineer will also have the option of working from home up to 2 days per week.
The main purpose of the Civil & Structural Engineer role is to plan, co-ordinate and carry out assessments of construction products and systems related to building structures & structural engineering. You will be managing multiple projects where you will be expected to prepare contract offers and estimates for the assessment of various types of construction products and systems related to civil/structural engineering. The Civil & Structural Engineer will also be required to research and investigate aspects of construction product/system performance, work as part of a team contributing to team and individual targets and objectives and regularly converse with clients ensuring you maintain good quality and standards at all times.
The company is looking for a candidate who is excited about excellence and playing a critical part in the business' focus on serving its customers better. You must be comfortable working in a structured environment, with the agility to adapt when necessary. You can work independently, and as part of a team and confident to suggest improvements to work more efficiently.
Research and investigate aspects of construction performance.
Assess fitness for purpose of products within contract periods and price estimates.
Co-ordinate work and activities involved in assessments, including sub-contracting work.
Carry out ongoing client support tasks including assessment of factory surveillance reports.Desired Skills & Technical Expertise:
BSc / BEng or above in Civil & Structural Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
Experience in areas such as Structural design/testing; Product development; or working with Cladding, Facades and/or complete Building Envelopes.
Experience in Construction industry:
- Materials: steel, concrete, timber
- Design, site, warranty company
- Building control
- Product testing, fire engineeringWhat company offers:
The company believes that its strength lies in its people; that's why it invests heavily in them through providing training to maintain and develop the skills of all its teams, enabling them to serve its clients better. Because of that, it offers competitive salaries and benefits, including pension contribution, life assurance, generous holiday allowances, employee development programmes (including sponorship towards ENGINEERING CHARTERSHIPS), flexible working hours. It's a social group and when not working, it loves to get together socially, and support local community initiatives whenever possible