Structural Engineer

Strata Construction Consulting UK Ltd
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£35000 - £44000/annum
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
This is a rare opportunity to join a well-respected practice in Cambridge. Considered by many to be a leading light in the world of building structures they are an employee focused business with an outstanding project portfolio. As a business they demand high calibre engineers who will fit in well with their existing team and help them take their business from strength to strength.

The Role :

* Collaborating with the Client and project delivery team to create and develop structural designs and calculations

* Growing the firm's client base through ongoing relationships and high quality, efficient design solutions

* Providing high quality concept, preliminary and detailed technical design for foundation and superstructure components, for new build as well as refurbishment and extension schemes

* Carrying out a range of structural calculations, analysis and designs primarily using Tedds/Tekla Software

* Preparing Building Regulations calculations packages for submission to the Local Authority

* Preparing structural design sketches/drawings and providing the relevant input to enable CAD drawing and Revit model generation

* Carrying out structural surveys and inspections

* Report writing

* Ensuring that projects are undertaken to the specified budget and timeframes

* Managing and transferring skills to junior members of staff


* Expertise in a range of relevant software packages including but not limited to AutoCAD, Tekla, Revit, Microsoft Office suite of programs.

* Recent, relevant UK experience of detailed design for a variety of structural works including but not limited to Industrial schemes, residential schemes and commercial schemes.

* Knowledge and application of Design Guides, Codes of Practise and Regulations.

* Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

* Commitment to producing high quality work and to promoting the reputation of the company.

* Commitment to continuous professional development


Not only will you be working within an innovative and creative team, you will be compensated with an excellent salary package including company pension, paid overtime, Employee Assistance programme (EAP), generous maternity and paternity leave, excellent support in gaining Chartership and working from home flexibility if this is something you would like to do.

If working within an award winning, creative, and innovative team would be of interest to you, please get in touch with ASAP. Alternatively, if you are interested in other Structural Engineering opportunities, do feel free to contact Jack on (phone number removed) or email - (url removed)

About Strata Consulting:

We are an Employment Agency specialising in the placement of contract and permanent staff in construction companies and design engineering consultancies across the UK. For further details please visit our website.

If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, ie salary, location, job roles to us. We also operate a referral scheme, of which further details can be found on our website.

Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK