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Principal Structural Engineer

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per year
Reference: J23681
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 22nd June 2022
Closing: 20th July 2022

A well-known and highly regarded multi-disciplinary National Engineering Consultancy are looking to appoint an experienced Principal Structural Engineer to join their business in Edinburgh city centre to work on a diverse range of projects including retail developments, visitor centres, educational/laboratory buildings, hotels and more.

The client is looking for a Senior Engineer with extensive experience to join their team. They are looking for someone who is Chartered or is currently working towards Chartership.

As a Structural Design Engineer you will:
• Conduct advanced and complex engineering studies.
• Make recommendations and present reports to clients.
• Prepare and direct the preparation of designs, specifications, plans, estimates and reports for projects.
• Carry out structural analysis using the relevant software packages.
• Prepare complex drawings for engineering projects.
• Liaising with project staff such as architects, technicians and contractors to ensure that newly erected buildings are structurally sound.

The ideal candidate will be:
• Degree qualified in Civil / Structural Engineering (or equivalent).
• Chartered or near Chartered status (MICE or MIStructE).
• A strong communicator due to client interaction within this position.
• Excellent interpersonal and report writing skills.

On offer to the successful candidate is a highly competitive package along with the opportunity to work on an interesting mix of public and private sector projects. The company uses state of the art technologies, coupled with strong engineering knowledge and experience to provide their clients with practical solutions. This company also offers a really good benefits package as well as flexible working.

What’s the next step?

Please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact Grant Dalziel on 01786 446651 quoting J23681.

Legal Information:

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We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

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