Senior Structural Technician

Posted 21 days ago by Pertemps
Location Weston-super-Mare Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: 25 days holiday Sector Engineering, Building & Construction, Miscellaneous
RGB Recruitment are delighted to be working with an established manufacturer of bespoke construction precast products based in Weston Super Mare.  This business is steeped in over 100 years of history and is a national leader in it’s field.

These products are used on high profile projects across the country and as such this business holds a considerable market share. We are seeking a talented and experienced Structural Technician  to move into a senior technical position as the practice adopts BIM software such as Revit. Recent projects have included:
  • St George Wharf, London
  • Paribas company HQ, London
As a Senior Structural Technician  successful candidates will be required to produce working drawings and Revit models , delivering projects to meet clients’ requirements and company regulations. They will need to be confident running 3-4 projects at any one time

Once a new contract has been awarded, discussing and developing the scheme at design team meetings with the client and their team, to discuss final details, construction arrangements and programme of works.

Working closely with external Structural Engineers on the new contract coordinating fixing arrangements, reinforcement drawings and BIM models

Instructing drawing staff on the contract and supervising their timely and accurate production of buildings drawings, workshop drawings and fixing details suitable for the manufacture of precast units to the agreed programme

Other duties include:
  • Helping to develop the businesses BIM capability and supporting the subsequent growth of the drawing team
  • Helping to develop and mentor junior staff
This position would suit someone from a building structures background who has prior experience in any of the following fields:
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Building structures
  • RC detailing
  • Revit Structure
With a healthy order book stretching well into 2019, this role not only offers excellent job security but real potential for progression. The right candidate can expect to see themselves quickly elevated within the business. Some of the company’s most senior staff started in grass roots roles in the site production facility, they very much look after their own and have an impressively low staff turnover.