Senior Structural Engineer - Bridges & Tunnels

East Grinstead
£35000 - £40000 Per Annum Car/Car Allowance
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Ali Kidman
Job Type

Senior Structural Engineer – Bridges & Tunnels  – 48719  – East Grinstead - £35-40k + Car/ Car Allowance

Job Description:
The vacancy is for a Senior Structural Engineer to join our structural engineering team based within the civil engineering business in our East Grinstead office. We are seeking candidates with/who are Chartered Engineers or are about to become a Chartered Engineer and have experience in the design and construction of building structures, particularly within a rail environment. The successful candidate will lead or support project design teams in the bridges & tunnels structures discipline.



  • Degree in civil engineering.
  • Significant post graduate experience of the design of building structures, particularly in the rail sector.
  • Detailed experience in the design of both reinforced concrete & steel framed buildings.
  • Experience in the application of structural analysis software such as Tekla.
  • Knowledge of relevant Eurocodes and British Standard requirements.
  • Experience of operating within quality management procedures.
  • Full UK driving licence.


  • Chartered Engineer through the Institution of Civil Engineers or the Institution of Structural Engineers.
  • Experience of working with contractors on design and build projects.


  • Supervising and overseeing the work of engineers and graduates.
  • Taking technical ownership of activities that will include the preparation of design solutions for buildings structures at preliminary, tender, and detailed design stages.
  • Leading teams of graduates, engineers and technicians in preparing design solutions for building structures at preliminary, tender, and detailed design stages.
  • Programme, financial and technical responsibility for design services.

The Individual:

  • Good team player within a multi-disciplinary environment who enthusiastically takes ownership of tasks, taking them through to successful completion.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure when necessary.
  • Excellent communicator, both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to convey information accurately with attention to detail.
  • Keen to learn and develop new and existing skills.
  • Keen to progress career and take increased responsibilities.
  • Willingness to support graduate structural engineers in developing their own technical skills.
  • Ability to deal with clients in a friendly, efficient and effective way.

An excellent opportunity to join an established structural engineering team, and to take a prominent role within the team to work on major infrastructure projects.

If you have the experience required above & are looking for a role with a future please call/mail me asap.  Thank you.  Ali/No8
Please don’t apply if you don’t have the experience!

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