SENIOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Location: LOUGHBOROUGH
Salary: £ 45,000 per Annum
Reference : 21131
Permanent

My client are a specialist engineering consultancy who currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer to join their team in Loughborough although for the right candidate, my client will consider those in London, Bristol or Stockport.This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company who offer plenty of opportunities for personal growth, a competitive salary and a flexible working structure.

 

As the Senior Structural Engineer, you will support the team with business development, project management, technical delivery, service development and development of others. You will have a chance to interface with a wide range of disciplines within the company and work with clients such as private developers, local governments, design consultancies and construction contractors. Typical projects include structural analysis, design and appraisals (concrete and steel) that are interfacing with or being constructed adjacent to onshore gas infrastructure within the UK.

 

Role:

 

  • Interface with clients and assist in developing new business opportunities.

  • Prepare bid documentation to ensure bids are delivered within agreed timescales and to clients’ expectations.

  • Manage projects to ensure that the clients’ scope is delivered within the timeframe, costs and agreed quality standards following internal regulations.

  • Ensure that site visits, project reports/ drawings and other forms of documentation follow the high standards expected by our client.

  • Travel within the UK and overseas for various periods will be required.

 

 

The ideal candidate will have:

 

Essential:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or another relevant discipline.
  • Significant experience in a technical leadership role with direct involvement in the design process.
  • Experience in working with British Standards and Highway Standards (in particular Eurocode 2, Eurocode 3 and DMRB).
  • Full driving licence.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Project management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills – including the ability to write clear and concise reports.
  • Ability to robustly analyse and present complex solutions and ideas.

Advantageous:

  • A Chartered Engineer with some years of post-chartered experience, including knowledge of construction activities.

  • Experience in working with the UK Gas Industry Civil Engineering (CE) suite of specifications for the 'Design, Construction and Testing of Civil & Structural">Civil and Structural Works'.

  • Knowledge and Experience of Health and Safety, including CDM Regulations 2015 and the ability to write method statements and undertake Risk Assessments.

  • Experience of working with 'Tedds', 'AutoCAD' and 'STAAD Pro'.

  • Holder of a valid and up-to-date ‘CSCS’ card and Confined Space Training.

 

 

What is on offer?

 

  • 26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options
  • Individual career development plan.
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects.
  • Access to industry experts from whom you can receive training and support.
  • Wellbeing benefits (inc. Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Medical check-ups, Gym allowance and free fruit) as well as plenty of initiatives related to physical and mental wellbeing such as Yoga lessons, charity events, etc.
  • Travel benefits (inc. Season Ticket Loan, Cycle to Work Scheme).
  • Life assurance and employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%).
  • Re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500).