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Structural Engineer

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    TFR437_1631721538

  • Published:

    1 day ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-15

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Structural Engineer
Newcastle
Negotiable Salary

We are seeking a Senior Structural Engineer to join our dynamic and growing team. You will be responsible for aspects of design work from conception through to technical approval/completion on projects typically ranging from £0.5m to £20m.

Potential schemes you may be working on range from accommodation, retail developments, car showrooms, educational buildings, commercial offices and industrial and manufacturing buildings.

Working within a successful growing consultancy and operating across a matrix of projects, responsibilities may include:

Client facing role responsible for all aspect of the delivery of projects.
Scheme designs and input into scheme design reports.
Delivery of detailed design including full tender and construction packages.
Liaison with statutory authorities, architects, the design team and contractors.
Attendance at client, design and site meetings, and site inspections and reporting.
Management of the project to ensure quality standards are maintained with a profitable delivery.

In addition to having a confident, commercial and professional outlook you will need to have:

M.Eng in Civil or Structural Engineering, or equivalent experience.
Chartered Membership or Associate Membership of the ICE or IStructE, or approaching qualified status.
Qualitative and quantitative experience in building structures.
Strong communication, analytical, technical design and drawing/sketching skills
Be a self-motivated team player with good people skills.
Competent Designer with Masterseries experience.

Duties will include

Carrying out structural surveys of buildings and structures, and providing advice on any issues that may arise. Analysing and reporting on structural defects and remediation if required.
Preparation of conceptual and outline designs for structural schemes.
Preparation of detailed design calculations to British Standards, Eurocodes and relevant design guidance notes.
With the assistance of a Technician, preparation of detailed design drawings and specifications for Tender and Construction purposes.
Visiting sites during the Construction phase to monitor progress and provide advice to Contractors.
Accomplished level of IT skills with comprehensive knowledge of MasterSeries.
Day-to-day support to colleagues within the office.

Skills required:

Excellent communication skills, in both written and spoken English.
Minimum 8 years structural design experience in core materials; concrete, steel, masonry and timber.