Chartered, Senior Structural Engineer

  • Construction Recruitment
  • Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
  • Oct 29, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Chartered, Senior Structural Engineer

Ellesmere Port and Chester

Ref MR90

Salary up to 46,000 + Benefits

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Chartered Structural Engineer (5 years plus) to join a successful Civil and Structural Consultancy based near Ellesmere Port. You will be working alongside the Technical Directors and other senior members of staff to produce design calculations in all contemporary building materials with a bias towards pharmaceutical, industrial, residential and commercial buildings. You will be supporting the team in the successful delivery of quality designs and in reward for your hard work you will be offered a very competitive salary, regular pay reviews, bonus schemes, flexible work arrangements, pension/healthcare and more!

Main Duties & Responsibilities of this Chartered Structural Engineer role include;

  • Working efficiently to produce design calculations in all main materials (concrete, steel, masonry & Timber) in support of the project team.
  • Good understanding of Structural Principles and knowledge of material properties and strength.
  • Preparation of progress report for the Director.
  • Assist with preparation of specifications and working drawings.
  • Preparation of design reports and drawings for Building Control Submission.

In order to be considered for this Chartered Structural Engineer role you will;

  • Have gained a Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience within an engineering consultancy (ideally on residential and commercial buildings).
  • Chartered or very close to becoming Chartered (ICE/IStructE)
  • A passion for building structures
  • Display a hardworking and proactive approach to work

Personal Attributes would include;

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbal and written.
  • Ambition to learn, develop and progress
  • Ability to work methodically, efficiently and accurately
  • Works well on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Effective time management and able to organise/prioritise own workload.
  • Flexible to achieve deadlines
  • Have a 'can do' attitude.