Lead Civil and Structural Engineer

4 days left

Stopford Ltd
Knutsford, North West, WA16 6LE
May 12, 2022
May 31, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
If you have a passion for engineering and pioneering sustainable projects, then there has never been a better time to join Stopford.

Stopford has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Civil and Structural Engineer to join the projects group on a full-time permanent basis.

The Position of a Lead Civil and Structural Engineer

As our Lead Civil and Structural Engineer, youwill manage the civil and structural engineering team to ensure that project deliverables are produced in accordance with the appropriate engineering standards, supervise the preparation and issue of drawings in line with project schedule and in accordance with Stopford SOPs and will develop, support and guide more junior team members.

The Company

Stopford is an international multi-disciplinary consultancy, engineering design and project management services company founded in the UK in 1982. We work with companies around the world in emerging and existing industries, our ambition is to lead the way in engineering a sustainable world towards a low carbon economy.

We have ambitious plans for future growth over the next three to five years supporting our key clients in the renewables and green energies sector and commercialising Stopford's green technology portfolio. We have a significant opportunity to expand our operations in the UK and internationally and the role of Lead Civil and Structural Engineer will support this growth.

Your time will primarily be based at our head office at Knutsford, Cheshire.

Employment at Stopford brings many benefits including:
  • Competitive salary
  • Profit related bonus scheme
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Professional Membership Fees

To be successful in the role of Lead Civil and Structural Engineer you will:
  • Be educated to degree level and ideally have achieved Chartered status.
  • Have worked in a design and engineering environment with extensive post graduate experience in civil and structural engineering industrial projects.
  • Have a detailed working knowledge of design codes and standards relating to civil and structural engineering and a proven track record in design delivery with specific experience of groundworks, steel, reinforced concrete, foundation design, structural analysis and construction from concept to detailed delivery.
  • Have a detailed working knowledge and experience of 2D and 3D analytical packages such as, but not limited to, S-Frame, STAAD, TSD and TEDDS, is highly desirable.

Please go to our website for a full job description to familiarise yourself with all of the responsibilities, skills, and experience required before you apply for the position.

We look forward to receiving your CV for the role of Lead Civil and Structural Engineer.

Please note that we do not accept applications from agencies, and you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Closing date: 8 June 2022

Stopford reserves the right to bring forward the closing date if we receive a suitable number of quality applications from which to make a shortlist. Therefore, we would recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we are unfortunately not able to respond to each applicant. If you have not been called for an interview within 3 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.