Graduate Structural Engineer

Vertical Recruitment Limited
Greater Manchester
£21000 - £28000/annum Attractive Benefits package
Jun 24, 2022
Jul 04, 2022
Organization Type
Vertical Recruitment are working with a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy, operating in a wide variety of sectors and have a great reputation for the quality of their projects. They work alongside a mixture of both private and public clients.

As the demand for their expertise continues to grow, we have an opportunity for a Graduate Structural Engineer to join our clients experienced and talented structures team.

Their projects include large complex schemes with contract values over £200 million to smaller local client focussed tasks. They work both in the UK and internationally with interesting clients including F1 Teams, motor manufacturers, Schools/Universities, contractors, developers etc.

The Opportunity

As a Graduate Structural Engineer you will be responsible for assisting in the provision of a wide range of structural engineering services.

Role and Responsibilities

* Prepare outline designs for structural schemes based on the client's brief

* Carry out detailed design calculations to Eurocodes using the latest 3D design software

* Co-ordinate your designs with other design disciplines and specialists with BIM

* Assist with the production of detailed design drawings and specifications for tender purposes

* Visit site during the construction phase to monitor on-site progress

* Carry out structural surveys of existing buildings and advise on any issues that may arise

* Analyse and report on structural defects in existing buildings and structures

* Check outgoing and incoming documents, including Contractor's proposal documentation

Experience and Skills Required

To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate / possess:

* Be a graduate with a good degree in structural or civil engineering

* Ideally some structural design or on-site experience but not required

* A good understanding of the basic regulatory requirements including Eurocodes.

* Proficiency in use of AutoCAD or Revit at a drawing/design level


* 25 days of paid annual leave, increasing to 28 days with length of service

* 4 x salary life assurance cover

* Generous company sick pay scheme, should you need it

* Income Protection Insurance in case you are unable to work due to ill health or accident for an extended period of time

* Single cover private medical insurance, which can be extended to include family members at preferential rates

* A contributory company pension plan, to help you prepare for your retirement

* Flexible company car scheme for relevant positions

* Excellent mentorship program to support you on your Journey to becoming Chartered