Structural Engineer (Design Consultancy)
Posted on Dec 20, 2019 by Anonymous
Required for one of Irelands' largest engineering consultancies working on landmark projects and offering flexible working hours.
You will be part of a team of structural engineers and technicians, and will be responsible for the design and delivery of certain aspects of larger project or a large proportion of a smaller project.
Working as part of multi-disciplinary project teams involved in the design, procurement and contract supervision of building projects.
Analysis, design, specification and report writing.
Working closely with site engineers and in-house drafting personnel.
Engaging with clients and design teams for project delivery.
Undertaking the structural engineering design for projects or major parts of large projects, reporting to senior engineers and project managers.
Working closely with designers of other disciplines to produce co-ordinated designs.
Working within larger project teams, with responsibility for production of deliverables to agreed timelines.
Planning and monitoring use of own time resources on projects, including junior engineers and technicians.
Attending project meetings and communicating with all grades of staff, external design team members and clients.
The production of drawings, reports, calculations and structural specifications.
Work independently and be responsible for checking the quality and accuracy of your own work.
Providing technical guidance and mentoring to less experienced members of the team.
Flexibility to work across different client sectors, applying relevant codes and standards to engineering principals and judgement.
Experience dealing with Contractors Queries and attendance at Site meetings.
Significant Post Graduate experience that has developed a good understanding and knowledge in this field
The ideal candidate will be an inquisitive, creative, solution-orientated designer
Have an awareness and willingness to develop understanding of building design beyond own discipline
Ability to work under pressure, balance priorities, and meet strict deadlines is essential
Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills
Demonstrate a strong ability to communicate through sketching, drawing, presentations, and in writing
Willingness to develop commercial awareness and acumen, in addition to technical design skills
Must have experience in dealing with architects and contractors and be available to manage design team meeting with architects and contractors.
Structural and/or Civil engineering degree as a minimum; a Masters' would be an advantage
5-7 years relevant experience in Structural Engineering (candidates with greater experience are welcome to apply for more senior roles)
Structural Engineering experience in the design of concrete and steel frame buildings is an advantage
Proficiency in IT and be competent using drafting software and engineering design software
Strong analytical and structural analysis understanding is an advantage
Excellent in written in English and report writing skills
Knowledge of BIM
Be able to work as part of a team
flexible working week including flexible start/finish times,
Working from home and offer the ability to purchase additional leave.
flexible Friday scheme.
We offer a generous reward package which includes salary, benefits and profit share.
We are also a certified CPD employer with Engineers Ireland.
To register your interest, please send CV to or call (phone number removed)