Lead Structural Engineer

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Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures. Costain is a leading provider of full lifecycle engineering services in the development, design, delivery and maintenance of oil and gas infrastructure. We offer consultancy and engineering services for all aspects of the project lifecycle, throughout the lifetime of our customers” assets.We are looking to add a Lead Structural Engineer with extensive oil and gas experience to the team, based in our Aberdeen Office.Please note that this is a contract role.Detailed knowledge of structural steel design particularly topsides structural steelwork and jacket modificationsExperienced in structural steel detailing and calculationsIdeally with experience in onshore structural design, concrete structures and subsea structural design including associated foundationsProven understanding of structural design regulations and standards including API, DNV, Norsok, BS and Eurocode 3Experienced in performing structural stress analysis in FS2000 or Staad ProExperience at screening through to detail design level projectsExperience in structural fabrication and constructionProven ability to lead structural design projectsProficient in cost estimations and control of schedule and man hour budgetsAbility to write reports and present to clients effectivelyGood communication and team working ethic  Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering DegreePrevious experience within a similar roleChartered engineer (desirable)We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society. We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.