Principal Structural Engineer

Jackson Hogg
May 13, 2022
May 22, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Principal Structural Engineer

I am delighted to be exclusively partnering with a market-leading EPC company in Darlington for the appointment of a Principal Structural Engineer on a permanent basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and ambitious experienced Structural Engineer to join a growing team, offering career progression, project diversity and to work with excellent managers.

You will be the technical lead of structural design engineering on multi-disciplined engineering projects.

Job Description of a Principal Structural Engineer
  • Structural Engineering Design of structural steel elements of large Tanks and associated process structures related to the storage of LNG & cryogenic liquids.
  • Work within the Structural Engineering Team to undertake the design of large domed roof structures, aluminum decks, large roof-top plant and pipe support structures and access structures.
  • Carry out the design of ancillary buildings, overhead cranes, plant & equipment support structures, pipe racks, pipe bridges and Jetty Topside structures associated with import terminals.
  • Undertaking third-party reviews of other contractors' designs and details as a part of a Project Management Consultants Team.
  • Responsibility for providing safe and economical design solutions.
  • Supervising and leading the structural engineering and design team in producing designs, drawings and other deliverables

Skills required of a Principal Structural Engineer
  • You must be Degree Qualified to be considered for this opportunity
  • Ideally, you will be Chartered however this isn't essential
  • Experience of leading Civil/Structural designers in multi-disciplined design teams
  • Proficient in the use of STAAD and ANSYS
  • It would be ideal if you had experience in LNG/Cryogenic Storage Tank Design however this isn't essential
  • Experience of the seismic analysis of structures