Job Profile

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Engineer to join the Structures team in a leading multidisciplinary consultancy and work from their Orpington office. It is envisaged that the successful individual will have a minimum of 5 years' experience working in a Civil or Structural Engineering role and be a Member of either the Institution of Civil Engineers or Institution of Structural Engineers.

Structural Engineer Position Overview

  • 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 the size of the particular project
  • Prepare reports, general correspondence, as required in connection with the running of projects
  • Undertake detailed design as appropriate on individual projects
  • Supervise and mentor more junior engineers and technician staff in the team
  • Undertake survey inspections and produce written reports on findings with appropriate recommendations
  • When required by the Partner, assist other members of the Team to complete tasks, particularly in relation to meeting project deadlines.
  • Liaise with other members of the design and construction team, representing the Civil and Structural Engineering Group
  • Further duties to be discussed as required

Structural Engineer Position Requirements

  • A Degree 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 the UK
  • Experience of leading a team including junior engineers and technicians
  • 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

Structural Engineer Position Remuneration

  • Competitive salary (DOE)
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Holiday - From 24 days per annum, rising to 30 days depending on length of service
  • Working Hours: 9am - 5pm
  • Further details to be discussed as required

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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