Senior Structural Engineer
About Modulus: We have an established base in Basingstoke, Hampshire and a satellite office in Egham, south-west London from which we provide structural engineering services for a large number of small projects, working mainly with local architects, builders and home-owners. Modulus primarily provides tailored structural engineering to suit the needs of its clients in a cost-effective manner. Modulus offers a great opportunity for engineers to develop their engineering skills and to progress to being Chartered and beyond. In a short space of time we have developed a reputation for providing high quality, economic and timely structural designs and assessment.
About the role: The post-holder is expected to use their technical knowledge to deliver structural engineering services for a wide range of projects including refurbishments and new construction primarily in the domestic, educational and industrial sectors. The post-holder will be given responsibility to manage all aspects of their projects and will be the first point of contact with clients, architects and builders for their projects. They will undertake site visits several times a month and will also be capable of undertaking structural inspections of defective structures. The post-holder will be expected to work closely with the existing team, to exchange ideas, resolve challenges and check other’s projects. There will be the opportunity to be creative in the use of the main structural materials to deliver first-class engineering solutions. Modulus provides a high level of customer service; which is appreciated by our clients and inter-disciplinary contacts, and the post-holder is expected to uphold and maintain this ethos.
Flexible working: Modulus operates a flexitime working pattern, allowing employees to manage their working day to suit their requirements. We will willing consider part-time working and would welcome applicants returning to work after a career break
Opportunities: To the right candidate there will be the opportunity to progress to being an Associate, taking a more active role in the development of the business.
Essential experience: The following skills are considered essential for the performance of the role:
Chartered (or near chartered) structural engineer:
- Experience in the design of structural elements using concrete, steel, timber and masonry
- Experience in the design of refurbishment of, or alterations to, existing buildings
- Ability to conceive the structural arrangements for proposed projects
- Full driving licence
- Be able to, for example, access loft spaces, lift carpets or make small openings to expose structural elements in domestic properties (or other similar investigative work)
- Excellent drawing skills
- Good writing skills
- Ability to prepare and confidently deliver written reports
- Ability to take responsibility
- Ability to work either in a team or individually
- Ability to use desktop publishing software
- Experience in using spreadsheets
- Ability to use CAD software
For further details see the full job description
Salary will be competitive, according to experience and regularly reviewed
Performance based bonus of up to 15%.
Company pension scheme
We operate a flexi-time working scheme.
Please visit our web page https://www.modulus.ltd/job-vacancies where a full job description can be downloaded. Alternatively, send a CV and covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the role to email@example.com
All candidates must have the right to live and work in the UK on a permanent basis and be currently resident in the UK. Applications from agencies will not be accepted.