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Steelwork Structural Design Engineer

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    Building & Construction

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    £35000 - £60000 per annum

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    Tom Francis

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    4 days ago

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Structural Design Engineer - Steelwork
£35,000 - £60,000 DOE

Akton Recruitment are currently working with a client to fill a role for a Structural Design Engineer specialising in steelworks.

Your new role

Your role as Structural Engineer will require you to develop design ideas using current industry software, apply loadings to and calculate stresses and load paths through different parts of a structure.

You will need to work closely with clients, colleagues and other industry professionals to ensure that projects meet budget requirements, legal guidelines, environmental directives, and health and safety requirements.

You will provide progress reports to clients and senior managers and support in preparing bids for tenders.

You will be expected to maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

What you'll need to succeed

You must have a robust knowledge of structural mechanics and engineering principles, excellent design calculation capabilities and experience of using sector-related software packages such as Tekla Structural Designer (Fastrak Building Designer), Fastrak Portal Frame, Masterframe / STAAD PRO, Masterseries Connections etc..

Extensive experience in working within a structural design role, preferably also with experience in connection design.

Ideally either Chartered or working towards Chartered status.

What you'll get in return

This is a fantastic development opportunity for a Structural Engineer looking to grow their career within a dynamic business with a unique setup and a strong client base. You will be working on some of the most prestigious and award winning structures in the country.

A competitive basic salary and company benefits are available to the successful applicant.

You will be working for a company truly invested in growing it's talent and a friendly and supportive working culture.