Permanent
Engineer
Structural Engineer
North East

Structural Engineer

Ref: 9912| Posted: 14th Oct 2020

Brief Outline

Leading construction products manufacturer are recruiting for a Structural Technical Engineer.

About our Client:

Our client is a global leader in cutting edge building products. Generating over £2 Billion pounds last year and continuing to grow by working with clients in commercial and industrial.

 

About the Role                

Our client is looking for an experienced Structural technical Engineer who

 is responsible for accuracy and completeness of their own work and who continue to meet tight deadlines that are agreed with customers.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Help develop company digital capabilities, including but not limited to design and detailing software solutions.
  • Log tasks and enquiries on Salesforce and generate leads for other areas of the business.
  • Support other departments to ensure the correct performance and use of company structural products whilst also collaborating so that the business benefits from every opportunity.
  • Answer product related queries from external stakeholders via phone, email and video conference as appropriate, giving best economic and practical solutions.
  • Produce bill of materials based on own designs generated from drawings supplied for costing by the sales team. This may include marked up drawings or sketches of product use and layout.
  • Attend design meetings where appropriate to provide professional system advice and assistance.
  • Support the external sales team by producing and delivering presentations to internal and external stakeholders on
  • Product / system performance
  • Structural design & services offered
  • Project specific designs
  • Plan and produce specifications
  • Develop checking routines and record testing of software solutions.
  • Contribute to testing of products to determine performance using internal and external facilities
  • Provide product and engineering design training as appropriate

About the Candidate:

  • A degree in a Structural or Civil engineering discipline.
  • Experience in design of industrial buildings and/or the design of cold formed sections would be advantageous.
  • Familiar with relevant codes of practice, Eurocodes and British Standards that apply to the design of cold formed sections and building structures.
  • An understanding of wind actions on structures would be beneficial.
  • Experience of 2D & 3D modelling software such as AutoCad and Tekla would be advantageous.
  • Self-driven and results-oriented with a positive outlook and a focus on high quality work.
  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Personable team player and customer focused with the ability to build long lasting relationships.
  • Flexible to work extended hours as required to meet project deadlines.
  • Full driving licence would be beneficial.

 

Points of Appeal             

  • Clear path for progression with route to a more senior role within the technical team
  • Competitive salary and package