Our client is a successful multi -disciplinary engineering design consultancy with a passion to promote and deliver innovative, best value and design excellence across a variety of projects both on a national and international basis.
They have asked us to help them find a talented Senior Civil / Structural Design Engineer to play a leading role in the delivery of building structural and / or civil Engineering projects in their Attleborough office on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate would be required to mentor and support a team (including other disciplines).
A broad project base is on offer including retail, commercial and residential.
Contribute to the evaluation of project resourcing requirements, programmes, fee proposals and scope of services in support of the management team
Monitor and control project team resourcing and report any issues to the management team,
Contribute to business development objectives in support of the management team,
Produce and check Designers Health and Safety Risk Assessments as required for the project. Check and approve the output of others,
Project manage the design either for the contractor, or for the company, taking a client facing role using good communication and reporting skills,
Ensure the dimensional accuracy and compliance with all relative project drawings,
When necessary, visit site and carry out level/measured survey to ensure dimensional compatibility between existing and proposed structures,
Undertake project co-ordination (controlling the preparation and timely issue of design data in accordance with QA procedures) and contractor's programme,
To produce reports and specifications ensuring the compliance with National/International Standards, Statutory requirements, and the project brief,
On Engineering led p r o j e c t s , coordinate regular internal project design team reviews/meetings as identified within the Project Management Plan,
Determine technical content of drawings, (with reference to any legal requirements of the Building Regulations and other statutory bodies).
Decide the format and scope of design data required for project (drawings, schedules, specification, etc.),
Undertake design appraisals of Employers Requirements documentation to evaluate risk and opportunity for our group clients,
In conjunction with the contractor's staff, establish the most efficient and economic method of construction/use of materials within the technical requirements/constraints.
Production of feasibility, planning and working drawings where required (not preferred),
Production of engineering designs, calculations etc. to current standards, including but not limited to design using concrete, masonry, steel, timber, foundations, retaining walls, drainage, etc.Requirements:
A degree in civil engineering,
Awarded or working toward IEng preferred,
A minimum of 15 years relevant experience,
A working knowledge of the following:
Prominent civil or structural guides/codes of practice (appropriate to discipline)
Temporary works design
General Construction and Engineering des ign and Detailing
Computer Aided Design Software (AutoCAD, REVIT/ Civils 3D, Microdrainage, CADs, Tekla, Tedds, Scale etc as appropriate to design discipline),
Good client facing communication skills,
A full, clean Driving licence.A generous pension and other range of other benefits are on offer for the successful candidate.
If you are interested and would like to know more details about the role & company, please apply by sending your up to date CV through to Graham Ventham at Conrad Consulting