Civil / Structural Engineer
Ideal candidate will be responsible for generating structural engineering designs as part of a multi-disciplinary design team.
Provide appropriate levels of civil and structural design for a range of different buildings and
To be responsible for your own ICE training and effectively manage route to chartered review
Principal responsibilities and accountabilities
Be responsible for the production of detailed civil and structural calculations in accordance with the
relevant standards and procedures
Be fully conversant with the basics of British Standards and Eurocodes with respect to civils and
structural loading, design and specification.
Ensure quality of delivery when producing sketches or CAD drawings to internal and/or customer
Work closely with other members of the design team to deliver safe, efficient and buildable solutions.
Communicate and collaborate with engineers and technicians from other disciplines, other
Ensure thorough checking and accuracy of own deliverables and record documentation in
accordance with company QA procedures
Take active responsibility for maintaining calculation and drawing records.
Develop positive relationships with customers through good professional conduct
Participate in knowledge sharing across team and locations
Attend in-house design courses and seminars and feedback to the rest of the department if required.
Keep up to date with ICE CPD requirements
Report to management team as required
Excellent team ethic, and ability to work extended hours on occasions when required
Review specialist subcontractors/suppliers production calculations and drawings for technical
compliance with design intent
Qualifications and training
Masters degree in civil or structural engineering
Ideally aiming for MICE in the future
Eligible to pass criteria for security clearance and airside pass applications
Technical skills and experience
High level proficiency of industry standard 2D/3D structural design software such as Masterseries,
Tedds and Staad for example.
“Engineer” proficiency in the use of AutoCAD 2D and 3D software.
“Engineer” working knowledge of Autodesk REVIT.
A good knowledge in the production of technical specifications and the ability to use NBS Building
Good knowledge and understanding of traditional building materials, e.g. Steel, Timber, Concrete
and RC and overall site wide infrastructure and earthworks.
A keen eye for the detail of specific tasks, combined with an understanding of how such specifics fit
in with the project as a whole
Knowledge of CDM regulations
Knowledge of current UK technical standards/publications and legislation requirements
High level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software i.e. word, excel, etc.
Ability to work accurately and methodically under pressure and strict deadlines
Excellent time and cost management skills to ensure cost effective and accurate delivery
Ability to work well within a team of other professionals (Architects, service engineers etc) in
delivering designs to satisfy the agreed brief
Duration: 3-6 months