Senior Structural Engineer - London

Job Title:               Senior Structural Engineer

 

Reports to:             Structural Director                                      

 

Direct Reports:        None

   

Main Purpose of the Job

The Senior Engineer will be required to do hands on design and be able to lead projects teams. The Senior Engineer will produce documentation suitable for each of the key RIBA stages (and, by implication, Building Control submission.

   

Main Duties and Responsibilities;  

  • participate heavily in early stage scheming and be familiar with typical depth to span ratios and other features of economical design. They should be able to determine the scope of services and design requirements from non-technical briefings (i.e. architectural drawings) and have an awareness of a range of possible solutions to structural problems.

  • Undertake site visits to determine existing building geometry, condition of accessible structure, and inspect anything else that might be relevant when carrying out design for any plausible alterations.

  • Read and interpret geotechnical reports as required for structural design.

  • Utilise BIM, computer design software and other design aids as required and feedback fixes to software problems and best practice through the engineering forum.

  • Possibly including:

  • Analysis: (Scia, Etabs, Solve )

  • Concrete: (RAM Concept, Prokon)

  • Steel: (Fastrak)

  • Attend design meetings/workshops to present and discuss your work.
  • and other proprietary software that may be relevant.


 

 

Essential

Preferred

Qualification

 MEng/MSc academic qualifications in civil/structural engineering;

Chartered or near chartered    

 

Experience

Min of 6 years’ experience

Working on High Rise buildings

Experience in design both residential and commercial buildings   

Experience of design and construction of concrete, steel, timber and masonry structures;   

 

 

Previous experience of an engineering organisation

Skills

2-D and 3-D structural software packages

Competent in the design and analysis of high structures using Etabs (essential for this particular role).

Communication skills; Verbal & Written

 

 

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