50,000 – 55,000 per annum (Permanent)Cheshire East, Cheshire
Our client is an SME consultancy that is evolving and looking for the next generation of leaders to join the business. This position would suit either an experienced Senior Structural Engineer or somebody already working as an Associate Structural Engineer. Based in the outskirts of Stockport on the edge of open countryside they have the luxury of free car parking and great transport links to Stockport and Manchester. As an Associate Structural Engineer coming into this business you will get the opportunity to work on a variety of projects ranging from small domestic alterations to 20million commercial schemes. What is essential for this role is to have someone who relishes the challenge of working within all areas of the business and is willing, and able, to get involved in all areas of structural engineering. Competence in managing numerous simultaneous designs and reports is essential. What I love about this company is that they can offer a truly flexible working environment including working from home etc. As you can imagine this had led to them having a very high rate of staff retention. Requirements for the Structural Engineering Position… Chartered with ICE or IStructE and with at least 12-15 years post graduate experience although people with less experience will be consideredA proven track record in structural design and analysis in a wide range of materials on a variety of projects, from feasibility to construction. Experience of civil engineering would be an advantage.Able to undertake site inspections, structural surveys and write clear and concise reportsProficient in the use of software such as Masterseries, Tedds etc.Able to deliver technical work without supervisionConfident in leading a team, checking and approval of work of junior engineers, providing support to junior team membersExperienced in liaising directly with clients, contractors and other design team membersAble to prepare fee proposals and monitor and manage expenditure throughout a projectSelf-motivated and keen to be involved in business developmentFull UK driver’s licence and own transport What are the next steps?When you hit apply Peter Brownley in our Leeds office will contact you to disclose full details, including our clients name, to ensure you are happy to be put forward for consideration.Once you give us your consent to do so, we will liaise directly with our client to arrange an interview, help you prepare for interview and then handle the negotiation of any subsequent job offer on your behalf.