Senior Structural Engineer

Employer
Jackson Hogg
Location
Sunderland
Salary
On application
Posted
Jun 25, 2022
Closes
Jun 28, 2022
Ref
3258172048
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Are you an experienced and dynamic Chartered Structural Engineer looking for an opportunity to take your career to the next level?

Do you want to work for a diverse business that provides growth and opportunities for personal development while delivering diverse large-scale projects?

Do you want to play a key role in the successful delivery of engineered bulk material handling solutions on a large scale and across multiple sectors, including Tunnelling, Aggregates and Ports?

Job Description of a Senior Structural Engineer
  • Responsible for all structural design outputs - concept design, STAAD analysis, and reports to support Mechanical and Structural Detailed design
  • Manage a small team of structural engineers with KPI driven performance measures, On-Time Delivery, Quality, Cost, Value Engineered solutions; meeting/exceeding target costing
  • Maintain and develop company structural design processes ensuring that all work conforms to the latest industry standards
  • Manage the checking and quality of all design outputs, maintaining all required records
  • Produce Design Specifications for any subcontracted elements of work, ensuring the competency of subcontractors and quality of work and managing budgets
  • Collaborate with the project team in design reviews and follow up on actions/issues
  • Develop engineering scope from quotations and customer specifications with consideration to past designs and future development opportunities

Skills required of a Senior Structural Engineer
  • Degree Qualified with Chartership in Structural Engineering
  • Effective communication is essential - with the ability to communicate effectively at peer to peer and up to director level
  • Ideally 5+ years' experience working as an established Structural Engineer
  • Sound working knowledge of Eurocodes and British Standards relating to structural design
  • Good Knowledge of lifting equipment and relevant codes
  • Demonstratable experience of a value engineering and design for manufacture background, working to cost targets for structural designs without compromising integrity
  • Main software packages in use are STAAD and Tekla. Experience of both is highly desirable