Associate Structural Engineer

Water & Utilities
  • UK, Scotland, Lanarkshire, Glasgow
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is a well-established large, multidisciplinary design and engineering consultancy. They are currently looking for a Associate Structural Engineer to join their growing Glasgow team on a permanent basis. The successful candidate must have a demonstrable experience at senior level with strong client facing...

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Job description

Our client is a well-established large, multidisciplinary design and engineering consultancy. They are currently looking for a Associate Structural Engineer to join their growing Glasgow team on a permanent basis. The successful candidate must have a demonstrable experience at senior level with strong client facing and business development skills.  

You will be a Chartered Civil/Structural Engineer with a proven track record of successful delivery of design projects from concept through detailed design to the completion of construction. You will be responsible for the technical direction of our Client’s projects. Credibility, competence and technical excellence are a given as the role requires close working with the internal and external stakeholders, decision makers and other consultants to develop robust design solutions through collaborative and proactive management of client's demands - providing leadership from both a technical delivery and people management perspective.  

You will be required to demonstrate a developed understanding of the local market within Manchester and the industry. You will also need to have an extensive experience in preparing bids and tendering opportunities, which will allow you to take full advantage of market conditions.  

Our client's Glasgow office provides multidisciplinary design and engineering services and integrated solutions across a wide range of sectors, including Education, Commercial, Residential, Airports, Defence, Energy, Civil Infrastructure, and Rail.  

Some of the main responsibilities for this role include:  

- Identify opportunities, lead and support business development and work winning / bidding activities.  

- Establish, develop and maintain relationships with key and prospective clients.  

- Technical responsibility for structural engineering design delivery.  

- Review calculations, drawings, specifications and act as SER Certifier on projects.  

- Project Management and Design Management of the consultancy services, delivering projects to time and to budget.  

- Client and stakeholder interface.  

- Co-ordination and management of other discipline inputs into projects.  

- Development and growth of the structural engineering team.

Requirements

- Degree-qualified Civil / Structural Engineer.  

- Chartered (CEng) Civil/Structural Engineer with an industry profile.  

- A member of the Approved Certifier of Design Scheme (SER Certifier).  

- Extensive post graduate experience in major structural engineering building projects.  

- Proven track record in design delivery with specific experience of; steel, reinforced concrete, masonry and timber designs from concept to detailed delivery, foundation design and structural analysis, construction delivery, specialist skills such as port design, blast design, airport design, bridges and tunnels.  

- Detailed knowledge of design codes and standards relating to structural engineering.  

- Detailed knowledge and experience of 2D and 3D design software packages and suitability of their use at project level.  

- Knowledge of construction implementation with proven site supervision and contract administration experience.  

- Proven track record in delivering technically excellent design projects on time and to budget.  

- Sound commercial understanding of the consultancy business.  

- Good communicator (written, verbal & presentations).  

- Proven record of developing client relationships and winning new consultancy work.

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