Lead Structural Design Engineer
c£42k-£47k neg dep exp + benefits
Description: Experienced Lead Structural Design Engineer required by our established niche sector client allied to the Civil and Structural Engineering sector.Our client has been established for almost half a century and specialise in the design, development, manufacture and commission of a range of products and solutions used in the mechanical and electrical building services sector supporting cabling, pipework and HVAC applications, and as a result of continued success and an ongoing programme of strategic growth, they are now seeking to recruit an experienced and self-motivated Lead Structural Engineer to complement their established and professional team.
Based in Nottingham and reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring structural analysis, calculations and designs conform to the required standards by demonstrating adequate qualifications and industry experience, and both developing and maintaining the technical solutions design service provided to a range of clients throughout the UK.
Liaising closely with fellow engineers in the design, sales and project teams in order to fully understand the technical requirements of customer projects and provide the best commercial and technically viable solutions, you will provide engineered technical design solutions using a range of products and processes including delivery using drawings and structural calculations, provision of both standard and bespoke solutions supported with reports, analysis, and product data, 3D and 2D drawings for concepts, final design, configurations, and schematics and Plant and equipment supports solutions for roof spaces and plant rooms.
You will undertake Technical submissions for all products and services and develop the company’s technical offering to a leading-edge standard, whilst check designs for other team members and being an engineering role model and mentor for the design team and demonstrating a good understanding of working within deadlines and budgetary constraints.
To be considered for this varied and challenging role it is envisaged that you will essentially be qualified to at least BEng Structural Engineering level or above (with MSc Structural Engineering, MEng or MSc Civil Engineering or MEng or MSc Mechanical Engineering proving distinctly advantageous) along with demonstrable knowledge and experience of Structural Steelwork, Modular structures and knowledge of MEP, Mechanical or pipework sectors.
You will be highly proficient in undertaking Structural load calculations and 3D CAD design work (Inventor preferred) as well as utilising BIM (Revit), BS EN1090 or CE approved processes, Structural analysis software and Thermal expansion or piping calculations. With excellent commercial astuteness and communication / influencing skills at all levels, you will be an excellent team player committed to the highest levels of technical creativity and customer satisfaction.