Structural Project Engineer - Derby

This well established medium sized Civil & Structural consultancy with a diverse workload. They have a vacancy for a project delivery role delivering Structural Engineering designs and managing the production of information for their clients.

Work would be undertaken under the direction of a Structural Director and depending on experience, management of junior engineers may be required. They seek a candidate with experience of design in all materials, to take a positive lead in delivering a wide range of interesting, varied regional projects.

The role would suit an experienced (3-8 years) technical engineer with ambitions to progress their career to an Associate level. Full support will be provided to achieve their potential within a supportive and friendly environment. Experience of undertaking structural surveys would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities associated with the role are as follows:

- Providing detailed technical input and ensuring quality of work output on projects requiring Detailed Structural Engineering Design.
- Report writing.
- To be involved in business development with a focus on the quality and interest of new business.
- Managing projects autonomously.
- To liaise with the client to agree the project specification, the timescale, the fee and the terms of engagement.
- To ensure that the project is undertaken to the specified budget and that all project-related fees and disbursements are accurately recorded and expediently recovered.

Candidates should meet the majority of the following criteria:

-Expertise in a range of relevant analytical software packages.
-Recent experience of detailed design for a variety of Structural Projects.
-Ability to manage time and work to strict deadlines.
-Excellent interpersonal, oral and written English communication skills.
-Ability to supervise the work of more junior staff and sub-consultants.
-Ability to prepare fee proposals and project manage a commission from start to finish;
-Ability to liaise directly with client and with other consultants/suppliers.
-Ability to market the company’s expertise and extend the client base.
-Ability to work collaboratively.
-Ability to lead project-related discussions.
-Ability to use experience from other projects.
-Commitment to producing high quality work and to promoting the reputation of the company.
-Commitment to continuous professional development.
-In possession of, or working towards Chartership of the Institution of Structural Engineers.

You can expect to receive a competitive salary and benefits package (which will be negotiable depending on experience / ability / qualifications etc., but likely to be in the region of £30-45,000 p.a.)

If you are interested, send your CV to:

Ian White, 
Willis White Associates - Civil & Structural Engineering Recruitment Consultants.