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Senior Structural Project Engineer

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Benefits: benefits
Reference: J43750
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 25th March 2024
Closing: 22nd April 2024

Our client is seeking a Senior Structural Project Engineer to join their Civils Team during a period of exciting growth and expansion. This role offers a unique opportunity for individuals looking to advance their careers within a dynamic engineering consultancy environment. The right applicants should have a diverse skill set in civil engineering, project management, and teamwork. 

General Requirements and Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Structural / Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Progress towards or attainment of IEng/CEng/IStructE accreditation.
  • Wide-ranging experience in the field.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide mentorship and support for the development of the Civils/Structural Team.
  • Oversee the management and production of technical documentation.
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure efficient project delivery.
  • Develop engineering solutions and present various options to stakeholders.
  • Assist in budget preparation, monitoring, and reporting for projects.
  • Offer technical insights for pricing project briefs, proposals, and deliverables.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate strong technical knowledge, including proficiency in industry-standard road and/or drainage design software and familiarity with current design standards.
  • Focus on areas such as highways, access roads, and temporary/enabling works design, undertaking due diligence, feasibility studies, conceptual optioneering, detailed design, and construction oversight.
  • Implement road design conforming to ‘National Road Development Guide’ and Local Authority Standards, ensuring compliance with appropriate Technical Approvals including RCC and S56.
  • Produce necessary technical reports and obtain statutory approvals from entities such as Scottish Water and SEPA.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D is essential, with experience in Microdrainage considered advantageous.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of the ‘Design Manual for Roads and Bridges’ (DMRB).
  • Work collaboratively within a team of seasoned professionals, maintaining high standards of written and oral communication.

For further information, call Breffni O’Sullivan on 01786 446651, quoting reference J43750. 

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