Principal Engineer - Structural Engineering

Didcot, Oxfordshire
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Are you a Principal Engineer?

Do you specialise in Structural Engineering?

Do you want to work in Oxfordshire?

If you answered "Yes" to the above questions, then this could be the perfect job for you

Our client has an excellent opportunity to join their Structural Engineering team in Didcot, Oxfordshire.

As a structural engineer you will create, improve and develop the built environment. You will also need to employ sound engineering principles and a broad knowledge base to assess, plan, design and oversee a wide variety of construction projects across the UK.

You will be joining a very successful and driven team of engineers and technicians.

The projects you will be working on are a variety of projects large and small across most sectors including commercial, R&D, energy and residential, within these sectors you may also work on new build and refurbishment projects.
They also work collaboratively with other in-house teams to deliver structural and civil engineering, traffic and transport engineering, building surveying and geomatics. There is a strong and supportive team culture and many exciting projects to work on, which creates an environment for constant
technical learning and strong career development.

· Work independently Leading small project teams, supervising and training engineers and technicians.
· Take responsibility for the financial, technical and project management control of all aspects of projects.
· Prepare technical details for Architectural design and prepare technical specifications
· Assessing the sustainability and environmental impact of projects.
· Making sure the project complies with statutory requirements, especially health and safety.

Key skills & experience
· Minimum qualification - degree in Structural or Civil Engineering
· Chartered, or working towards Chartered status
· Minimum of 8 years' post-qualification experience in relevant structural design
· An ability to prepare structural designs in all conventional materials and experience in
refurbishment projects
· An ability to take a global view of structural design on a project, identifying potential
problems and solutions and providing proactive and responsive advice to clients on design options
· An ability to prepare schematic structural designs based on basic architectural layouts
Collaborate with senior leaders with marketing / business development.

Benefits Package and what you would receive:
Salary: A market leading re-numeration and benefits package, sample below.
· Competitive salary - Negotiable depending on level of experience
· Pension scheme
· Salary Sacrifice Scheme
· Death in Service benefit
· Initial 25 days holiday (up to 28 according to service)
· Long service awards including additional days off and cash awards
· Flexible working
· Paid professional membership
· Cycle to Work Scheme
· Interest free loan for annual travel season ticket
· Eye tests paid and contribution towards glasses, if require for solely for VDU work

They are a social company with Regular CPD seminars held in house (with lunch provided) and regular social events organised and funded by the company throughout the year.
They have Free refreshments, including tea, coffee, juice and fresh fruit.
They also offer Free on-site parking.

If you would like any more information about this position or if you would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity, please apply today, or call (phone number removed)