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Senior Structural Engineer

Plymouth, South West
Closing date
Oct 1, 2023

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Due to a healthy forward workload, our client is currently looking to appoint a Structural Engineer with proven experience of structural design on a broad range of projects and materials.

This is a great opportunity for a Chartered or near Chartered, Senior Structural Engineer to join a successful, well established Civil and Structural Design Consultancy based out of their Plymouth Office. You will join a busy and expanding, friendly team in working on a variety of structural engineering projects including retail, housing, leisure, and commercial builds.

Ideally you will be working chartered IStructE / ICE and will be responsible for the preparation, issue, and management of technical project information, including calculations and drawing information, in accordance with the standard requirements of the Company. To be responsible for the technical, financial, and managerial aspects of complete projects as directed by your line manager. To maintain high standards of information presentation and to ensure their accuracy.

Key Responsibilities/Requirements:

Leading projects from inception through to completion stage.

Managing the staffing requirements, budget, and programme.

Assisting with marketing / winning new work and preparing fee proposals as directed.

Engineering design, project management, and time management.

Producing and checking design calculations, drawings etc.

Site inspections and surveys.

Be client facing and a confident communicator.

Providing technical guidance to customers and colleagues.

Assisting and mentoring of junior staff.


Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.

Chartered or near Chartered with IStructE / ICE.

Proven experience of structural design on a broad range of projects and materials steel, concrete, timber and masonry.

Good report writing skills.

Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

Work well as part of a team.

Experience and ability to deliver successful projects and developing good working relationships with clients and key stakeholders.

Experience in the structural design of highway structures would be advantageous.

Whats in it for you?

A competitive starting salary between £37,000 and £47,000 p/a.

Excellent flexible benefits package.

Pension scheme.

Clear career progression with no ceiling.

Working with a friendly and professional team that is proud of the quality of the service it delivers to its clients and has a clear vision for innovation.

If you have the experience and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up-to-date CV by using the apply button below.

For informal chat, please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Carl. Many thanks for your interest.

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