Structural Engineer

Bennett & Game Recruitment
£30,000 - £55,000 per year
Jun 24, 2022
Jul 09, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Structural Engineer- required for our client that are a leading company in the design of large bespoke Direct Fired Heaters and Waste Heat Recovery Units. The Structural Engineer will be working in the company's office near Hassocks in Sussex. The Structural Engineer will be working on behalf of the oil, gas and petrochemical industries offering innovative engineered solutions and contract execution.

As an integral member of the small UK Design Office, working alongside the larger worldwide team, the Structural Engineer will directly report to the Detailed Engineering Group Manager to support the Project and Process Engineering teams in the production of structural calculations and design sketches.

Structural Engineer Position Overview
  • Provide steel weight estimates and concept designs in full accordance with BIH standards and clients' project specifications, to assist the Sales department at the bidding stage.
  • Work as a team member dedicated to fulfilling the project design requirements.
  • Structural Design of heater components.
  • Preparation of clear design sketches.
  • Monitor job progress within specified schedules.
  • Assist in the development of STAAD, SAP2000, other 3D CAD systems and in-house standards.
  • Check drawings and structural calculations and analyses from colleagues and sub vendors.
  • Liaise with sub-contractors regarding contracted-out structural design work.
  • Other duties as assigned from time to time

Structural Engineer Position Requirements
  • Qualifications to HND/Degree level in a mechanical or structural engineering discipline.
  • Previous experience of working in a 3D analysis environment is essential.
  • High standard of analytical & technical problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail.
  • Able to work quickly and accurately under pressure.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly with foreign clients, colleagues and suppliers
  • Able to liaise and co-ordinate with staff of all levels in multiple offices around the world
  • Knowledge of STAAD is essential, knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Caesar, SAP2000 and Tekla advantageous.

Structural Engineer Position Remuneration
  • Salary DOE (competitive)
  • 37½ hours per week ½ day on a Friday
  • 20 days per year, increasing to 25
  • Death-in-Service cover at the rate of 4 times salary.
  • Pension match contributions up to 7%
  • Private Health Care
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme

Bennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.