Structural Engineer (Seating)

Structural Engineer (Seating)

Job Title: Structural Engineer (Seating)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17381_1637066371
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2021 12:39

Job Description

Our client is a global provider of temporary structures and seating for large scale events, delivering market-leading products and services across a range of sectors.

Structural Engineer (Seating)

They are currently looking for a Structural Engineer to join their Seating Team, working on design and build projects such as grandstands or semi-permanent seating structures for e.g. large sporting events.

This role is office based with some home-working available, plus some UK and occasional international travel.

The Structural Engineer (Seating) role will involve the design and development of structural engineering solutions for new and existing products within the Seating division.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
*Production of bespoke and high-quality designs and calculations to develop structural engineering solutions for new and existing products in line with client's requirements.
*Continuous development of technical solutions and engineering integration with other teams within the Group.
*Undertaking of structural inspections and sign offs, provision of inspection reports and preparation of works specifications to remediate defects
*Identification of potential health & safety, design, sustainability and commercial risks on projects and contribution towards their mitigation.
*Liaison with contractors and clients, attending meetings as necessary
*Support to drafting team when needed by producing drawings using CAD
*Monitoring the implementation of design throughout the entire project lifecycle, from initial concepts to visits on site.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level in Civil or Structural Engineering, with membership of the IStructE and with experience in a similar Structural Engineering role working on temporary structures.

Your experience will include some of the following:

Design/calculations using Inventor, Solidworks or Autodesk CAD packages.
Advanced knowledge of applicable structural regulations.
Experience in steel, aluminium and temporary works (scaffolding).
Understanding of wind calculations to BS EN 1991-1-4 and to BS 6399-2.
Experience of using 3D modelling and 2D drafting with the Autodesk package.
Experience with temporary demountable structures (desirable).

You will have:

*The ability to work under tight deadlines, working flexibly as part of a team as well as independently.
*Attention to detail.

Structural Engineer (Seating)
Salary: circa £45k plus benefits

Key Skills: Structural Engineer, Structural Design, IStructE, Seating, Scaffolding, Temporary Structures, Wind Calculations, BS EN 1991, BS 6399, Demountable.

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants for this role must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for work permit or visa sponsorship.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.