Structural Engineer

RS Recruitment Solutions Limited
34,000 - 37,000 GBP
May 27, 2022
May 31, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
The Role: Structural Engineer

Where: Thame in Oxfordshire

Salary: £34,000 - £37,000 pa

For this role you will need:

A genuine interest in the construction and engineering sectors, minimum three years of experience in the construction industry, an Engineering Chartership and be proficient with AutoCAD.

Our client is a subsidiary of well established European manufacturer of high quality construction products. The company provides cost-effective and reliable connection solutions which are promoted to a range of customers and designers within the construction industry.

JOB SUMMARY for the Structural Engineer

A Structural Engineer is required to work as part of a highly motivated and integrated team of engineering and sales staff.

In this role, you will provide both engineering expertise and technical advice to support contractors and external engineers. You will be tasked with designing details and providing calculations at different stages of projects, from tender to construction and also assisting with any installation-related query.

You will work with a range of products which will span from standard products to specially designed solutions to specific engineering requirements. Therefore, you will be asked to prepare information for manufacturing custom solutions.

The position is office-based, with the possibility of occasional UK travel to meet with customers, site visits, or short duration international travel for training purposes.

Knowledge, Skills and experience required for the Structural Engineer

Essential for the Structural Engineer:

A genuine interest in the construction and engineering sectors.

Minimum three years of experience in the construction industry.

Engineering Chartership.

Proficient with AutoCAD.

Understanding of FEA.

Competence in Office tools such as Word, Excel, Teams and Planner.

Understanding of Windows file structures.

Flexibility to adapt to varying types of work.

Eager to learn company design tools and software.

Team player.

Desirable for the Structural Engineer:

Basic knowledge of Autodesk Inventor but training is also available.

Basic knowledge of Revit.

Basic knowledge of PTC Mathcad.

Interest to develop new solutions.

Key Tasks for the Structural Engineer

Understand requirements and provide proposals to customers and design professionals.

Design details based around parent products for standards and bespoke specifications.

Produce drawings from basic design studies for clients to detailed fabrication models for production.

Attend team meetings and support colleagues.

Regularly review own performance and ask for help or training when required.

Additional Remuneration Package

25 days paid holiday plus Bank Holidays.

Nest pension scheme.

Support in training and CPD development.

Option to join private health scheme after one year of continual employment.