Civil Structural Engineer

Fichtner Consulting Engineers Limited
Greater Manchester
May 03, 2022
May 19, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Fichtner Consulting Engineers Ltd is a well-established technical consultancy and part of the worldwide Fichtner Group. We work with clients in the UK and Ireland across the renewable energy and waste sectors, providing design, due diligence and technical engineering services to financial institutions, developers, and owner-operators.

We are looking for a degree qualified civil/structural engineer to be responsible for elements of industrial infrastructure construction, working as an integral part of our wider project-based teams. You will liaise directly with our clients, contractors, plant operators and suppliers, as necessary. This role will be based out of our Stockport office and is permanent in nature.

We are looking for:

* a good degree in either Civil or Structural Engineering;

* having achieved or actively working towards ICE or IStructE professional chartered membership;

* recent technical experience gained with heavy industrial/power/water/sewerage or similar civils projects;

* experience of conducting quality inspections of materials and methods such as pre-formed and cast concrete structures and steelwork;

* a good understanding of foundation piling, environmental issues, building codes and geotechnical studies

* the ability to produce and explain high quality technical reports and feasibility studies for clients;

* comfortable in interpreting engineering drawings, design specifications and functional descriptions;

* fully conversant with Microsoft Office;

* excellent knowledge of H&S, CDM Regulations and risk assessments, able to identify quality issues and design risks;

* able to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary project team; and

* a full driving licence for travel to sites/meetings.

We offer in return:

A commensurate basic salary, 33 days annual leave, contributory pension, private medical scheme, life assurance, company bonus scheme plus significant training and professional development opportunities