Senior Structural Technician

Job Title: Senior Structural Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: 7% pension, 25 days holiday, Flexi hours,
Start Date: asap
Reference: SST33123
Contact Name: Patrick Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2019 17:18

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced structural technician, to join a growing team in Cardiff. The  successful  candidate  will  have  a  leading  role  in  developing  the  team  and  will  be confident with strong interpersonal skills.   We are looking for someone with ability to communicate and collaborate effectively, both with colleagues and the wider design team.

Key responsibilities

•   Accurate and reliable production of 2D structural drawings and 3D REVIT models.

•     Delivery of structural drawings in all materials – experience of RC detailing preferable but not essential

•   Mentoring and developing apprentice technicians

•     Working closely with engineers to resolve technical challenges and developing practical solutions

•     Conforming with and delivering to company QMS and IMS systems, as well as any specific client requirements (e.g. doc hosting sites, such as 4P etc.)

•   Valid full clean driving license

•   Proactive engagement with external consultants to ensure efficient project delivery

 Skills & experience:

•   Qualified up to a minimum of HNC level.

•   Ideally holding or working towards TIStructE and EngTech status.

•   Fully competent in the use of AUTOCAD and REVIT Structure

•     Working knowledge of Level 2 BIM Protocol and PAS 1192 and ability to develop project BIM Execution Plans, TIDP, MIDP etc.

•   Ability to develop 3D structural models, drawings, schedules and quantitative data to

BIM Level 2 requirements

•     Motivation to learn alternative drawing packages (Dynamo, Navisworks, Revisto, Tekla etc.) would be beneficial

•     Experience in producing drawings for concepts, Tender and Construction status information

•   Ability to work on own initiative while collaborating with wider team

•   Good knowledge of construction techniques and materials

•     Strong organisational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work well under pressure

Benefits include:

•   Competitive Salary

•   25 days Holiday + bank holidays + chance to purchase up to 5 extra days

•   Bike to Work Scheme

•   Company Pension Scheme

•   Life Assurance

•   Share Ownership after qualifying period