Graduate Structural Engineer

 Eastern England

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Reference #: 18619_1548924643
Location: Eastern England
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Benefits: Benefits package
Sector: Civil & Infrastructure
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 31/01/2019

A Structural Engineer with around 2 years design experience in building structures is needed to join the structural division of this multi-disciplinary architectural and engineering consultancy based in Bedfordshire. This is an exciting opportunity to join a small but growing structural engineering team that provides excellent Chartership support and a clear progression structure. They work across a number of sectors, with a current bias towards residential developments.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the Structures Team director and other engineers. The role will include:

  • Preparing sketch schemes to explore initial design ideas.
  • Instructing technicians to produce working drawings
  • Preparing design calculation packages
  • Work will mainly be on building structures, with some work on civil engineering structures such as retaining walls and landscape structures.

Required skills & qualifications

  • Degree in Civil or Structural engineering (Ideally MEng)
  • A minimum of 1 years' experience in the design of building structures such as houses, schools and offices
  • Ability to design in all the main structural materials (eg. timber, steel, masonry, concrete)
  • Capable of sketching to quickly explore ideas and communicate with others.
  • Experience in producing structural calculations
  • Be an ambitious engineer who is keen to achieve Chartered status in the coming years

Desirable skills

  • Experience of using TEDDS calculation package
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD.
 
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