Senior Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Competitive
Reference: RT-SSE-HH-MANC
Contact Name: Hannah Huxley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 16, 2017 08:48

Job Description

My client is looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to join there established and vibrant consultancy based in Manchester. They operate across the UK nationally on projects such as Historic, New Builds, Commercial, Retail, High Rise and Retail. My client is an expert in designing and delivering a high quality service and due to the ever growing and continuous increase of contract wins they are looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.


The successful candidate will be able to manage a number of projects at one time, be able to design office management. You will be able to develop the business and support the Directors on all corporate matters.



  • Structural engineering design
  • Preparing and checking drawings and calculations
  • Briefing Engineers and Technicians on the above
  • Attending site and project team meetings
  • Occasional visits to construction sites for survey/ inspection of works
  • Internal reviews/ critiques
  • On project training
  • Client account management
  • Fee proposals and contracts of employment
  • Assistance to Directors with the business development strategy
  • Business development activity
  • Technical report writing
  • Project resource planning and deadline management
  • Specification writing
  • Compliance with the duties of Designer under the CDM Regulations 2015
  • Compliance with the Practice QMS



  • Typically a minimum of 8 years design office experience
  • Civil/ Structural engineering degree qualified
  • Chartered with ICE or IStructE
  • Experience of working will numerous material
  • Exposure to Historic, New Build, Commercial, High Rise, Retail

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Strong written and English speaking ability
  • Strong graphical communication
  • Strong analytical methods
  • Contractual and commercial awareness
  • Good experience of the design process, and management of it
  • Knowledge and understanding of the CDM Regulations 2015

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established engineering consultancy. To apply for the position please email your CV to the below details or contact me on 0151 737 5560