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Senior Structural Engineer

  • Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Engineer
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Pension
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SSETDB_1579883059
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Job description

Senior Structural Engineer

£45,000 - £55,000

My client is a market leader in the design and build of Hybrid offsite engineered structures principally using precast concrete, Insitu concrete, and structural steelwork.

A great opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer has opened up in my clients in-house Design team, based at their Head Office in Tamworth.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Structural Engineer who is ready to step up to the next level with the support of the team.

Package Summary

Contract: Permanent, Full time

Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire (Head Office)

Competitive salary

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

Contributed pension (EE 5%, ER 4%)

3x Life assurance cover

Bupa Private Health Insurance

Discretionary bonus


This role is based at my clients Head Office in Tamworth

Essential requirements for the role:

Professional Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering qualification and IEng accreditation

Extensive structural engineering experienced gained across multiple sectors, which includes pre-cast concrete or RC frame

Good sound knowledge of Office 365 Software, particularly Excel

Specialist experience of pre-cast concrete formwork and hybrid frames

Previous experience of working for a pre-cast concrete/hybrid specialist

Chartered engineer (CEng) or MIStructE accreditation

Experience of mentoring and training others

Valid CSCS Card

Contract engineering requirements, comprising:

  • preparation of structural calculations, design sketches, specifications for elements, connections, stability, robustness, lifting, temporary works etc.
  • briefing technicians and monitoring production of structural drawings
  • performing engineering checks on completed drawings
  • performing engineering checks on suppliers' drawings and designs (hollowcore, double-tees, delta beams etc.
  • responding to manufacturing queries, site queries and resolving construction issues

Support of Sales and Estimating Division, comprising:

  • Initial feasibility schemes for individual contracts in conjunction with Estimating Department.
  • Tender design solutions including scheme designs, initial engineering analysis for stability and robustness along with elemental designs
  • Engagement with the supply chain to assist in pricing
  • Production of design drawings/sketches, scheme mark-ups as appropriate to convey design intent

Support of 'in-house' Design office, comprising:

  • Assisting in the proficient handover of contracts from Estimating Department including all necessary technical analysis and calculations undertaken at the tender stage.
  • Structural Engineering Design including the provision of design calculations, construction details and specifications for projects undertaken by 'in-house' designers.
  • Checking the validity of engineering solutions offered by Consultants and subcontractors.
  • Participate in and support value engineering exercises arranged and attended by relevant team members
  • Development of the standardisation of precast concrete systems
  • Develop standard design procedures to promote efficiencies in design
  • Design development of existing and new precast concrete products and systems.
  • Development of robust health & safety procedures for design, manufacture, transportation, erection and temporary stability
  • Assist in the development and mentoring of engineers and technicians

Please contact Tom @ PSR