Senior Structural Engineer

Employer
Vox Network Consultants
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
11 Jun 2022

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Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Structural Engineer opportunity with a worldwide multi-disciplinary consultancy in their Kingston upon Thames office. Working across a wide variety of projects
The client we are working with are an employee-owned consultancy with over 10000 staff working in over 190 offices. They are a multi-disciplinary practice involved in Architecture, Civil & Structural, and Building Services.

They are looking for a Structural engineer to manage the delivery of projects, undertake concept and detailed design across a variety of projects, analyse technical requirements, recognize scope of works and cost planning, monitor and define design and construction costs, liaise with internal and external stakeholders, and represent the practice at site and design meetings.

The successful engineer will be a chartered or incorporated Structural Engineer and have extensive experience in leadership and design of projects,

This is a great opportunity to join an award winning internal multi-disciplinary consultancy with a diverse and engaging portfolio of projects.

Skills and Experience

Excellent presentation and communication skills.
Extensive experience, especially in designing and managing projects, ideally 5 years' industry experience.
Experience of monitoring contract staff or third party appointments would be desirable.
Able to undertake computer modelling organise and direct the production of CAD drawings and correspond effectively with opposite numbers with other consultants.
Skills in project managing on-going jobs with limited supervision are desirable.
Experience in the same or similar position is desired.
Competency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook & PowerPoint.
The ability to project a positive and professional attitude at all times.
Educational qualifications to a degree level or equivalent are desired.
Chartered Status in chosen discipline preferred, or ongoing pursuit of Chartered status and business qualifications where applicable.
Good knowledge and use of appropriate project and design analysis software.
Personable and a 'can do' attitude with resource management experience.
Able to establish rapport and good working relationships within the project team and Clients.
To be able to work as part as a team and collaboratively and co-operatively
General Responsibilities

Designing, managing and supervising projects, establish client brief, technical requirements, scope of works, cost plans and agree deliverables, i.e. report, specifications and drawings scope for all projects with your Group Leader.
Agree level of service, and project design duties with your Group Leader, for each project, understanding the relationship with the fee.
Assist Group Leader with monitoring engineering/CAD resource requirement for each project within your control.
Carry out engineering concept design to detailed design, tender and contract on site supervision, to completion, ensuring projects are undertaken in accordance with design briefs and that completion deadlines are achieved.
Liaise with the design team to produce co-ordinated designs that are technically compliant, to a consistent quality and standard. Provide positive contribution to design/project meetings. Maintain regular 'in house' design reviews and checks.
Monitor and control project progress, design variations and project financial budgets where applicable.
Maintain excellent client and design team relationships to achieve high levels of satisfaction and repeat business.
Undertake structural survey works and produce reports for the same.
Pursue new business opportunities where appropriate with existing and new clients.
When acting as design team leader, co-ordinate with other project disciplines where required.
Implement Company Health and Safety. Ensure all designs respond to the CDM regulations

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