Senior Structural Engineer (Steelwork)

  • Construction Jobs
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Aug 14, 2020
Permanent Construction

Job Description

Senior Structural Engineer to join a respected and established family owned business based in West Leeds. Our client specialises in steel and due to ongoing success the opportunity has developed a requirement for a Senior Structural Engineer to join the team ideally with over 10 years' worth of experience within the industry. The Senior Structural Engineer will be competent in steel work design and should have the ability to hit the ground running. This role will require a Senior Structural Engineer with excellent client facing skills as the suitable individual will be required to attend meetings. Thee Senior Structural Engineer who successfully secures the role will have experience of Steelwork Design using Tekla Fastrak Design Suite (Portal Frame/Building Designer/TSD/Connections etc.) as well as being a Chartered Structural Engineer. A comprehensive background in Structural Steel Design will be desired for this role with relevant design codes. The typical duties of the Structural Engineer will include designing structural steelwork using software and by hand for contracts which will range from 5 tonnes to 1000 tonnes to British Standards and Euro codes working on multiple projects at any one time. Other duties will be required of the Senior Structural Engineer including attending design team meetings, preparing estimates for alterations and developing tender designs into accurate tenders. Senior Structural Engineer Position Overview Produce tender designs suitable for production of fixed price quotations Client Meetings Designing structural steelwork, moment steelwork connections and cold rolled steelwork. Liaising with Architects and main contractors during the design process and advising on potential design consequences and cost saving measures Developing tender designs into accurate tenders Manage projects from tender to completion Design all aspect of hot rolled, cold rolled and connection design. Senior Structural Engineer Position Requirements The candidate must be a Chartered Structural Engineer (IStructE). Excellent knowledge of Structural Steelwork Experience of produce tender designs suitable for production of fixed price quotations At least 10 years' worth of design experience within a relevant discipline. Ability to work on a number of projects at any given time Working knowledge of Euro codes Understanding steelwork fabrication Experience of using Tekla Fastrak Design Suite. Senior Structural Engineer Position Remuneration Salary DOE Company Vehicle Biannual bonus scheme 25 days' holiday + BHWe, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Join us on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn - Search Bennett and Game Recruitment