Senior Structural Engineer

Exeter, Plymouth, Torquay
£40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Mikaela Rabaiotti
Job Type

Senior Structural Engineer


Ref MR332

Salary up to £50,000 + Attractive Benefits

Are you an experienced Senior Structural Engineer?

Are you Chartered or near Chartered with ISTructE or ICE?

Can you design in steel, concrete, timber and masonry?

Our client, a vibrant and successful, Civil and Structural Consultancy currently requires an experienced Senior Structural Design Engineer to take on a lead role within the business. You will be competent designing in contemporary materials and will work well as part of a close knit design team.

In order to be considered for this Senior Structural Engineer role you will;

  • The ability to use ingenuity and creativity to resolve complex engineering and wider problems
  • A good grasp of structural behaviour of buildings
  • BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng in structural and/or civil engineering
  • Minimum four years as design engineer
  • Good English language skills

Desirable qualities for this Senior Structural Engineer role;

  • Chartered or near Chartered structural engineer
  • Able to carry out surveys and produce reports
  • A working knowledge of and interest in structural timber
  • ability to deal with new enquiries and provide fee proposals for quotation purposes
  • Able to produce drawings using AutoCAD
  • Ability to produce drawings and sketches by hand
  • Have an understanding and a real desire to work with historic buildings
  • Any knowledge of the conservation of historic buildings and, in particular, familiarity with the conservation principles developed by the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) would be beneficial
  • Understanding and desire to work on projects where the aim is to provide ecologically sound and energy efficient buildings
  • Ability to work with architects to realise their concepts and designs sympathetically
  • Interest in innovative and challenging designs

Our client is offering;

  • Wide variety of work.
  • A friendly but work orientated office.
  • Working in a non-corporate environment.
  • Flexible working hours
  • Encouraged to develop knowledge and experience.
  • Working on interesting projects.
  • Working on historic buildings and structures from cob cottages and stone churches to historic bridges and industrial buildings.
  • Working on ecologically sound projects.
  • Working and living in one of the loveliest parts of the country - people come to Devon for holidays.

In order to discuss this Senior Structural Design role please call MIKAELA on 01792 341104 or email your CV to