Senior/Principal Structural Engineer

DATS is recruiting for a Senior/Principal Structural Engineer who is Chartered or working towards Chartership to join a client of ours in a permanent role. Our client is extremely busy with a number of projects underway within the Building Structures/Residential sectors. They are based on the outskirts of Manchester city centre. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established structural team who boast years of industry experience and knowledge.

Role: Senior/Principal Structural Engineer
Position Type: Permanent
Hours: Full-time
Salary: £40,000 – £50,000 doe – plus excellent benefits
Location: Manchester
Industry: Residential/Building Structures
Reference: HQ6287
Date Posted: 16/07/2018

What does the job involve?

Reporting to the Directors, you will be involved in a range of tasks including;

  • Providing structural technical support within a team of structural engineers
  • Be responsible for the technical accuracy of the project delivery
  • Mentor junior staff
  • Develop Structural Designs using design/analysis software such as Tekla and TEDDS
  • Visiting sites and attending site meetings
  • Preparation of reports
  • Undertake design reviews

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Honours degree or above in civil or structural engineering
  • Chartered or near Chartered
  • Relevant assessment and design experience
  • Good interpersonal skills to work individually and in teams
  • Written and verbal presentation skills necessary
  • Good customer relations/service skills
  • Have a detailed knowledge of Eurocodes and structural design software such as Tekla, ETABs and TEDDS
  • Have the enthusiasm and ability to coach and mentor junior engineering staff

What are the pay and benefits?

Circa £40,000 – £50,000 doe – plus excellent benefits

DATS is an equal opportunities employer that promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please reply to this advert and one of our Consultants will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

If successful, candidates will need to prove eligibility and legal entitlement to work in the UK.