JOB TITLE: Structural Design Engineer (Steel works)


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Holywell
Job Reference : 12744 Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 16/11/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £45000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Structural Design Engineer (Steel works) Job No 12744 Location: Holywell, Flintshire (may be required to support projects based in the UK, Ireland, Europe or Globally) Position Title: Structural Design Engineer Salary: Very competitive plus benefits


Job Description


Structural Design Engineer (Steel works) Job No 12744

Location: Holywell, Flintshire (may be required to support projects based in the UK, Ireland, Europe or Globally)

Position Title: Structural Design Engineer

Salary: Very competitive plus benefits

Your new position as a Structural Design Engineer will involve:

*Are you a Structural Design Engineer looking for a new challenge were you will be responsible for the structural design of new and existing sandwich roof and wall panels, design calculations of new and existing 'through-wall' facade solutions, project structural design calculations and element design with numerous material types including steel, aluminium, ceramics, glass and plastics etc.
*You will also be responsible for producing technical documents for submission of design calculations to third party certification bodies and local authorities and assist the R & D team in the design on new architectural wall and façade systems. The role will also include the provision of technical support to all divisional departments including Technical, Commercial and engineering as required.
*The ideal candidate will have a high technical standard in fundamental structural design (steel in particular) as an absolute minimum, experience in cladding design and application is desirable. They will also have a passion for structural engineering in general. We are looking for an excellent communicator who is comfortable presenting their ideas both to internal stakeholders and customers, with proficiency in structural design software and word processing applications. Self-motivation, innovation and a demonstrable holistic approach to design engineering are also pre-requisites.

Experience and Skills required

*A degree qualification in engineering is required.
*Demonstrate sound reasoning, engineering judgement and problem solving skills
*Ideally a sound knowledge and experience of working on cladding systems, structures, glazing systems etc.
*Working knowledge and experience in using Euro codes and British standards
*Be aware of the requirement to work as part of a team. Adopt a flexible approach to workload whilst demonstrating a willingness to take on additional work. Deliver administrative records on time and up to date;
*Clearly and concisely express key issues at a level that suits the listener and confidently handle challenges or unexpected issues;
*Participation in training and social activities inside and outside the working day and office. Contribution to the "character" of the company by conducting yourself in a professional and helpful manner. To develop strong and collaborative working relationships with your colleagues;
*Demonstrate you have a working knowledge and skill in using design spread sheets etc.as necessary and the ability to handle data appropriate to your role.






Do you have the following?

Essential

*Knowledge of the construction industry and building techniques.
*3+ years working with design engines required to carry out all engineering work.
*Min 2.1 degree in Structural, Civil or Mechanical Engineering.
*Analytical. Organised. Effective planner. Team player
*Has strong drive for results. Self-motivated.
*Good communicator.
*Hold a full driving licence.
*Flexible working hours as necessary. Able to travel outside UK: work between sites.

Desirable

*3+ years working with facades, cladding solutions or steel design.
*Use of design software such as AutoCAD, Solid Works or 3D modelling tools
*Degree specialising in Structural Engineering

Please email me your CV if you believe this is the position for you (t.dabek@bluefireconsulting.co.uk)





Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.
Job Keywords
Civil, Structural, Temporary works, Steel Works, Structural Design, Steel Design, Concrete design, Finite Element, Bridge Design, Structure, structural


Job Keywords

Civil, Structural, Temporary works, Steel Works, Structural Design, Steel Design, Concrete design, Finite Element, Bridge Design, Structure, structural



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