Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: pension, 25 days holiday, bonus
Start Date: asap
Reference: SEE4532
Contact Name: Patrick Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2019 09:29

Job Description

Market leading benefits package and flexibility!

As a Senior Structural Engineer you will be working closely with engineers of all levels to be directly involved in a broad range of projects both minor and major, overseeing resourcing, staff development, input to bidding and delivering internal training. You should have the ability to make decisions, act on your own initiative and operate in a pro-active way. 

You will also be required to have experience in the preparation structural designs, analysis and project delivery. You should have the ability to help mentor Graduate Structural Engineers  
In addition to challenging projects and a good working environment, benefits include:
  • Annual Leave – 25 Days + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension – 4% Employee Contribution, 6% Employer Contribution
  • Additional Benefits – Private Healthcare, 1 x Professional Membership Paid, Life Assurance, Long Term Sick Benefit
  • Working Hours – Monday – Friday, 40 hours a week
  • Market leading agile working arrangement suited to each employees work life balance aspirations
They also run a flexible working scheme where they encourage their staff to work from home 1 day per week as part of promoting a better work/life balance. 

In addition to the standard duties expected of a Senior Structural Engineer:

 Ensure that designs meet company standards and that the design team understands the level of information required to meet this
  • Coordination with team leaders and CAD/BIM Senior Technicians from other offices and disciplines
  • Line management of engineering staff resource for projects, including reporting of resource productivity forecasting, time/leave approvals and PDR discussions
  • Attend management meetings when required
  • Mentor and oversee the development of apprentice and less experienced staff
  • Be proactive in self-development and development of junior team members
  • Develop and deliver training in software and standard procedures
  • Ability to drive strong relationship between Revit and Structural analysis software. Develop staff to utilise these links
  • Be familiar with project setup using a range of modelling products (Revit, Bentley etc)
  • Ensure that technician staff are provided with the information, software, hardware, training and technical support they require to ensure delivery projects
  • Maintain a broad range of skills within the team to ensure full support is provided to the design staff
  • Client, contractor and architectural liaison
  • Extensive experience of structural engineering technical drawing across multi-disciplinary projects
  • Experience of coordinating technical drawing and models across multi-disciplinary projects
  • Able to work within other offices for periods of time
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading consultancy with a market leading benefits structure.