Structural Engineer

3 days left

Manchester Area,
Jan 08, 2022
Jan 29, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
At Curtins we deliver solutions that enrich the communities we serve. As we are proudly independent and always will be, our people are empowered to do the right thing and help each other become the best version of themselves. We do this because the world we all live in and the legacy we leave matters.

We are looking for a Structural Engineer to join our team in Manchester, the successful candidate will be a problem solver who is confident with project delivery, someone reliable and technically sound who communicates well with people at all levels and champions teamwork & Innovation.

Manchester is one of our biggest offices and home to teams from the majority of our 7 specialisms which provides collaboration and learning opportunities - we are involved in some prestigious and highly sought after work in Manchester so its a great opportunity to work on some exiting projects in the local community.

Key Roles & Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the analysis and design of building structures, progressing to overall design of structures
  • The production of schematic/concept designs and structural design calculations within defined project timescales
  • Liaising with other construction professionals in the development of designs
  • Undertaking structural designs using ROBOT or TEKLA and by hand as required
  • Directing technicians in the production of AutoCAD and REVIT drawing information undertaking and quality reviews of drawn information prior to issue
  • Liaising with Infrastructure team to ensure Curtins design is fully co-ordinated.
  • Developing relationships with clients and other professionals to strengthen our brand position.
  • Undertake general structural surveys and subsequently produce reports, letters and general correspondence associated with this work.
  • The diagnosis of structural defects and the development of appropriate repair strategies.
  • Attend external design meetings with clients and other design team members.

Essential Requirements
  • Accredited degree in Civil and/or Structural Engineering
  • Hold or be working towards Chartered status (IStructE or ICE).
  • IT literate with experience of structural design software packages and Microsoft Office
  • Technically competent and understand the fundamental stability requirements of structures and construction details.
  • Experience working with the Eurocodes & Building Regulations
  • Hold a Valid Driving license

About us

Curtins are an award winning, leading consultancy working within the built environment.

We have 14 offices across the UK and Ireland, 350+ employees and are an Employee-Owned Trust, this means we are proudly independent and always will be. Our employees have direct influence in how their company is run and can be proud of their purpose and legacy we leave.

We value diversity and respect all differences in all people and aspire to provide a working environment that reflects the communities, towns, and cities we serve, our people have equal access to career development opportunities, their voices are heard, and they help build our future.

Further information about us and our work can be found on our website

We have extensive benefits which include, but are not limited to:

• People focused culture and shared purpose

• Curtins is a proudly independent company

• Award winning L&D team who champion development

• 25 days holidays + ‘birthday holiday' and option to purchase additional holidays

• 7% company pension contribution

• Health cash plan

• Workplace nursery scheme

• Enjoy technology

• Employee wellness program

• Competitive salary and annual reviews

• Life assurance and long-term illness protection

• Enhanced maternity pay

• Holidays at our company lodges (we have 4 across the UK)

• Cycle to work scheme, bike storage & onsite changing facilities

• Curtins awards, walking weekends and away days

We invite enthusiastic individuals who share in our values of teamwork, client focus, integrity, and quality to apply to join us. To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to

Should you wish to discuss any adjustments to the application process please contact we would be happy to discuss ways we can make the process more suitable to your needs.