Structural Engineer

Employer
Forge Engineering Design Solutions Ltd
Location
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
May 03, 2022
Closes
May 27, 2022
Ref
3084424226
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Forge Engineering Design Solutions are looking to recruit an experienced part-time home-based Structural Design Engineer.

We are a small, well-established consultancy based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire providing civil and structural design consultancy across England and Wales.

The ideal candidate will:

* have previous experience in a similar role

* be able to work autonomously, working mostly from home, after an initial settling in period, followed by periodic office catch up days

* be confident to provide pre-application planning engineering advice, engineering technical support for outline and detailed planning applications and the approval of reserved matters, discharge engineering based planning conditions

* be able to produce engineering reports, such as structural inspection reports and site inspection reports

* be able to prepare detailed engineering design information for construction

* have a strong understanding of UK Building Regulations, Design Standards, Codes of Practice and Health and Safety regulations

* have experience in dealing with clients and other members of a professional team

* have excellent communication skills, being able to communicate effectively, writing clear and concise emails, letters, and reports

* be willing and able to attend project meetings and site visits

* be proficient with AutoCAD, Word, Excel and Outlook

* ideally be able to do some simple drainage design, Flood Risk Assessments, and Utility Assessments or willing to learn

* hold an MEng or BEng in Structural Engineering or Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

* be or working towards being Chartered or IStructE