JOB TITLE: Structural engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Oldham
Job Reference : 10746 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/07/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £38000 - £46000 per annum + holidays, mob, lap,
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Structural engineer Manchester £38K-£46K + package Structural engineer opportunity, this is a very interesting and dynamic role for a structural engineer with inside a leading organisation experiencing a period of sustained growth. The Role We are looking for a structural engineer to complete designs work related to temporary works, demolition and fabrication. The structural engineer will calculate the forces of different rigs attached to large chimneys, towers and structures.


Job Description

Structural engineer

Manchester

£38K-£46K + package

Structural engineer opportunity, this is a very interesting and dynamic role for a structural engineer with inside a leading organisation experiencing a period of sustained growth.

The Role

We are looking for a structural engineer to complete designs work related to temporary works, demolition and fabrication. The structural engineer will calculate the forces of different rigs attached to large chimneys, towers and structures.
Our client which is one of the leaders in their field needs a structural engineer who is a self-motivated, methodical individual with very strong attention to detail to join there every expanding workforce. This role will require you to work at times independently on a number of large and challenging projects. You will be responsible for undertaking design calculations, temporary works design, as well as technical drawing tasks. You will undertake steelwork, concrete and wind load design. You will be responsible for keeping up to date with current design codes and practices. The role will require you to communicate with both clients and engineers in the field either via the phone, email or face to face meetings. You will need to be comfortable working in a team to achieve a common goal and you may be required to travel to site on occasions. You will be writing technical reports and utilising software packages such as CAD & FEA (strand7). It is important you are computer literate including I.T. skills including word and excel. Typical projects you will be involved with could range from the oil and gas industry, to Nuclear power sites, manufacturing plants,

The Candidate

We are looking for a structural engineer who is talented and able to hit the ground running in regards to calculation work and design but above all is a very strong communicator who is enthusiastic and driven. Our client has a number of key projects which has led to an expansion in the business and the need to bring new skills and knowledge within to the fold to help out the already existing design team. This role will require you to work with engineers and clients in pressurised environments and being about to form good working relationships will both colleagues and clients will be paramount. We are looking for structural engineers who enjoy visiting site and touching the structures they will working on, to get a really good understanding of the project. We are looking for structural engineers who are able to speak with engineers, managers and directors to get a really informed opinion of the project work to increase quality. Although on some of the larger work calculations will be checked by the design manager, we are looking for candidates who are comfortable completing calculations first time.
We are looking for a degree educated candidates who has undertaken a qualification in either structural or civil engineering, or candidates who have equivalent hands on working experience. We are looking for candidates who have at least 3 year's worth of structural or civil experience. We would like to speak with structural engineers who experience with temporary works design. You will be responsible for completing calculations and design in regards to steelwork, concrete, and wind load design.

The company

Our client are a leading name in their industry and work with some of the largest Bluechip companies in the UK and abroad. The company has a reputation for excellence and also for the way they care and look after their employees. The company is committed to the development and progression of its employees whether apprentices or senior management.

Bluefire consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

structure, engineering, civils, power, nuclear, engineer, field, design, cad, consultant, manager, calculations, FEA, Temporary works design, steelwork, concrete, fabrication, loads, AGCAS, build, demolition, Supervisor, team leader, construction



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