Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH26905
Contact Name: Bev Brackpool
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Currently I am recruiting an Engineer with a minimum of 5 years' experience working in Civil or Structural Engineering to act as lead or sole designer on a variety of projects, from inception through to completion. Due to the nature of the projects, you must have a degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.

Main Responsibilities:

Report to and take direction from Partner/Associate in Civil and Structural Engineering Group

Manage projects from inception to completion to ensure that they are issued to programme, to the required quality standard and within the budget set by the Partner

Act as lead or sole designer as appropriate to size of particular project

Prepare reports, general correspondence, as required in connection with the running of projects

Undertake scheme and detailed design as appropriate on individual projects, including preparation of detailed design calculations, checking drawings and other deliverables as appropriate

Supervise and mentor more junior engineers and technician staff in the team

Essential Qualifications, Skills and Experience

A Degree specifically in Civil or Structural Engineering

Member of Institution of Civil Engineers or Institution of Structural Engineers

Minimum of 5 years' design experience on building structures projects in UK

Experience of leading a team including junior engineers and technicians

Competent and reliable designer in structural steelwork, reinforced concrete, masonry and timber

Experience of refurbishment and change of use designs as well as new build work

Familiar and empathetic with all forms of building construction

Able to produce written reports in good English

Proficient in the use of analysis and design software (TEDDS, TSD, etc)

Hold current UK driving licence


Contributory Pension Scheme

Life assurance

Holiday - From 24 days per annum, rising to 30 days depending