Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Reports to: Associate
Direct Reports: None
Main Purpose of the Job
The job requires the delivery of fully integrated structural designs for internal and external Clients. Using appropriate calculation software or hand calculations to produce high quality solutions, the position requires a thorough understanding of the design of structures, principally buildings, in the commercial office, residential, aviation, education and retail sectors but also some structures that may be required in rail infrastructure such as stations, depots and ancillary buildings. Working alongside colleagues in the infrastructure sectors, it is also required that design is undertaken in support of their work in the urban environment such as retaining walls, and minor civils structures.
Main Duties and Responsibilities;
The key requirements that we are looking for are:
· Acts independently on technical matters in the assigned field of expertise and recommends solutions to problems posed.
·Implement the project requirements to fully meet the client specification in accordance with relevant standards, and internally adhere to and promote in house QA procedures.
·Prepares and interprets engineering designs, drawings and specifications. Effectively communicates technical requirements to relevant stakeholders
·Engages in client and third-party liaison
·To check the work of others where work is within own experience.
·Plans workload and resources accordingly.
·Has strong communication skills and engages openly with others.
·Has the ability to identify opportunities; technical, commercial, environmental or otherwise.
What Qualifications, Experience & Skills are Essential or Preferred to be successful in the role?
BSc/MEng in Civil Engineering or closely related subject.
BSc/ MEng Civil Engineering
Min 5 years post graduate or equivalent. Chartered Engineer.
Experience of a Structural engineering consultancy organization.
Familiarity with Finite Element design software such as Scia, Design template software such as TEDDS, 3D drawing packages such as Revit & BIM awareness.
Communication skills; Verbal & Written
Familiarity with SCIA engineer, TEDDS, Revit or Microstation 3D / BIM experience.