Senior Structural Engineer

3 days left

DMS Business Solutions
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Jun 09, 2022
Jul 02, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Senior Structural Engineer

Ecotech Engineers is a diverse structural engineering consultancy looking for a talented and self-motivated Structural Engineer ready to work in a fast-paced environment and make a difference. If you enjoy working across multiple projects and building strong Client relationships this is the Consultancy for you.

We focus mainly on the residential sector collaborating with Developers to deliver new housing schemes across the UK with innovative designs, promoting economic designs and always striving to look around problems and find the best solutions to suit our Clients.

Ecotech Engineers has consecutively, year after year, continued to deliver high quality and well executed projects which has cemented our position in the industry with an expanding Client base and increased project size. We are now looking to recruit an enthusiastic Senior Structural Engineer that will help to further develop the organisation and grow with the Company. This exciting opportunity will allow the successful candidate to challenge themselves not only in engineering but also provide a unique opportunity to help mould a growing engineering consultancy. Candidates will need to show a willingness to work as a team, a strong drive for quality in all work, aid the education of junior engineers and demonstrate self-motivation to keep up with the ever-changing tasks of the day while meeting tight deadlines.

In order to be considered for this engineering role the ideal candidate will have:

* A minimum of 5years experience in structural engineering, ideally in the residential sector.

* Masters Degree in structural engineering and preferably with a chartership, or on the journey to become chartered, with either ICE or IStructE.

* Excellent understanding and application of design standards and principles, including British Standards, Eurocodes and Building Regulations.

* Wealth of experience and understanding in designing with reinforced concrete, masonry, steel and timber.

* Good understanding of geotechnical principles and relation to foundation design

* Ability to read topographical surveys and apply to foundation assessments

* Experience and understanding of foundation design

* Basic skills in AutoCAD 2D

* Experience and interest in working in the residential sector

* Ability to work effectively independently and within a small team.

* Organised individual with the ability to multi-task to be able to work to timescales and meet deadlines.

* Clear communication skills both written and verbally to specialist and non-specialist personnel to convey engineering principles and implications to construction

* Problem solving

* Attention to detail with the motivation to get things right the first time

* Good teamworking skills but has the ability to work well alone

* Passion for learning and developing their skills as well as teaching others

* Good computer skills including Excel, Word, Tekla Tedds and Masterseries

* Driving license and access to a car

* CSCS card

This role is ideal for individuals looking to work within a close-knit team and thrives off working closely with Clients to deliver multiple tasks simultaneously. The successful candidate will have an opportunity, like very few in the engineering industry, where they can influence the growth of a consultancy into new avenues and meet the engineering problems of tomorrow