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Contract Structural Engineer - Chester

Built environment jobs North West England , Built environment jobs , Europe
Sector Built environment jobs
Specialism Structures
Salary Competitive
Posted 23 May 2019
Contract Senior Structural Engineer required for a minimum of 6 months with a thriving and family-owned company of civil, geotechnical and structural engineers specialising in design services to house builders and developers large and small in the north-west region.
With continued activity in the housing sector, this structural professional is needed to strengthen a structures team of six.

Relevant experience should include ;
Mini-piling, vibro ground improvement, traditional footings, retaining walls and raft foundations.
Knowledge of Building Regulations, NHBC and British Standards,
Experienced in the use of TEDDS and CADS software.
Conversant with typical low-rise construction detailing (up to 4-storeys) including waterproofing/gas membranes and precast flooring/stairs.
Element design in reinforced concrete, structural steel, load bearing masonry (reinforced and unreinforced) and timber.
Able to manage and co-ordinate a number of concurrent and fast moving projects.
Knowledge of AutoCAD and previous design experience with national house builders an advantage.
Structural surveys, reports and condition surveys.
Commercial awareness is essential and experience of fee calculation is preferable.
This position will be office based, but also involve travel to sites within the region, for which, company transport is available. 
A minimum of 3 years related experience is required for the engineer role and 5 years for the senior engineer role.
Assistance with chartership can also be provided for either ICE or IStructE.
Please call Paul Clarke for insight into rates and level of workload (0161 941 5277 / 07779 952 739)