Structural Engineer

Structural Engineer - Northamptonshire

Ref: 186Tuesday 6 April 2021

£25,000 - £30,000

Structural Engineer – Northamptonshire

 

Our clients are a well-established, multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with multiple offices throughout the UK. Due to an increased workload, they are currently looking to recruit a Structural Engineer to join their Northampton office.

 

The candidate will have to:

• Carry out calculations and produce calculation packs for building control. These include:

•Masonry design to building regulations and/or British Standards/Eurocodes

• Steel design to Eurocodes (element design such as beams, rather than steel frame construction)

• Concrete design (ground beams/raft solutions/cover slabs)

• Foundation design (size the foundation widths along with top and bottom of concrete levels, or engineered foundation solutions)

• Carry out drawing work (alongside a technician) to produce drawings for the superstructure and substructure

• Liaise with the client, and other members of the design team to ensure clients expectations and deadlines are met

• Liaise with the warranty provider (NHBC or similar) to ensure the designs are fully accepted.

 

Requirements:

• Circa 1-3 years’ experience in Structural Engineering

• Relevant Degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering or similar related subject

• Ability to understand engineering principles and be able to carry out calculations

• Have a basic understanding of CAD and be able to update drawings where required.

• Have a good grasp of Microsoft packages (excel, outlook and word).

• Be fluent in English and comfortable communicating ideas both verbally and through written correspondence

• Be willing to learn and work towards chartership within chosen institution

 

In Return:

• Circa £25,000 - £30,000 salary

• Flexible benefits package

• Genuine career progression opportunities

• Excellent training and CPD