Senior Structures Engineer – Civils

  • Contract
  • Salford
  • Salary: £45 - £50/hour


I have been asked by my client to assist in finding a Senior Structures Engineer to join their design team. The office concerned is based in Penrith, but remote working means the successful candidate can live anywhere in the UK.

Job purpose:

To produce and oversee scheme designs, reports and documentation in accordance with specified briefs and in line with the time and budgetary allocations.

To carry out structural inspections and undertake and oversee structural assessments.

To assist in the overall delivery of the workload of the Structures team within the Penrith Design Services Structures office including feasibility reports and design checks.


Contribute to the successful delivery of the programme of work by producing, developing and overseeing sound design solutions to meet client requirements within budget and timescale, following company processes and procedures as well as any Client specific requirements.

Developing and designing solutions in accordance to National design standards, procedures and requirements and any specific parameters.

Production or overseeing of scheme documents and reports.

Contribute to compliance with the Quality Management Systems including site specific audits.

Production and overseeing of designs that comply with relevant health and safety legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations.

Adhere to Health and Safety requirements within the workplace, ensuring awareness of and compliance with general Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and Safety Management System.

Contribute to the regular reporting of progress to clients by communicating with line managers regarding their progress against planned programme

Assist in the mentoring and development of staff to grow organically and the development of in-house structures capability.

Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required.

Typical skills:

Problem Solving
Communication Skills
Commercial Awareness
Managing Projects
Developing Others
Technical Competence
Team Working Planning & Organising Risk Management

If your skills and experience match the description above, please apply now for immediate attention.

This position is intended to be offered on a temp to perm basis

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