Structural Engineer

Salary: £23,000 – £30,000 a year

Benefits:23 days holiday + bank holidays, Private health insurance, Pension contributions, Support in obtaining Chartership, Unlimited tea, coffee, fruit and nuts provided

Hours: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Bristol

Established in 1995, our client has a long track record of beautiful and elegantly engineered buildings. They are a company of friendly and enthusiastic Consulting Engineers based in Bristol. Their experience and commitment to providing a high quality service have meant that more than 90% of their projects are with long established clients and contacts.

Duties Include:

  • Detailed design and analysis of structural elements and frames in concrete, steel, timber and masonry for mostly residential and commercial structures
  • Liaising with architects, statutory authorities, the design team and contractors
  • Involvement with site surveys and inspection work.
  • Working together with others to meet deadlines
  • This is a full-time permanent position.

The Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have relevant basic skills and knowledge, with a minimum of degree level or equivalent vocational qualification in Structural Engineering:

  • Able to understand and create structural plans and details from architectural plans using AutoCAD
  • Can carry out detailed design and analysis of structural elements and frames in concrete, steel, timber and masonry to current Eurocodes and relevant design guidance notes
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Can think creatively and logically to resolve design challenges
  • Able to manage your own time and work load
  • Interest in the design of residential and small commercial buildings

Other desirable but non-essential experience would include:

  • Experience using Tedds and/or Staad
  • Timber design knowledge
  • Underground drainage design knowledge
  • Reinforcement detailing & scheduling
  • A clean driving licence and use of a car
  • Graduate Membership of the ICE or IstructE

If you have the relevant skills and experience and are seeking a new career, then send your CV to, with the subject line referring to the position and where you found it. Alternatively, call 01772 886799.

Keywords:  Construction, Skilled Trades, Construction and Skilled Trades, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Structural Design, Drainage Engineer, Timber Frames, Structural Engineer, Structural, Engineer.

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