Kings Cross, London
£45,000 - £55,000 per year
Project Centre is a leading design, engineering and landscape architecture consultancy that are passionate about designing places for the people that use them.
We offer a range of services focused on providing our clients with the very best planning, design and engineering solutions.
Our approach to integrated design produces award winning results that have won international recognition.
Led by a forward thinking management team we work together in multi-disciplinary teams that provide services that are well thought-out and sustainable.
Project Centre is part of the NSL group of companies that employs over 5,000 people worldwide.
We are looking to appoint an ambitious and motivated Senior or Principal Structural Engineer to join our Kings Cross Office.
The preferred candidate will report to the Associate Director of Structures, and will be responsible for delivering bridge and structures design and assessment on a variety of projects, liaising with clients and mentoring / developing junior engineers.
Here is a general outline of the role :
Providing technical guidance and leadership to projects
Development of conceptual design and producing engineering designs and details in accordance with project requirements
Preparation of calculations, written reports and checking of drawings
Checking of design calculations and drawings completed by other engineers
Attending client meetings and building relationships with clients and other stakeholders
Visits to site as required
Providing input to project teams and leading by example
Mentoring and developing less experienced team members to allow them to achieve their full potential
Ensuring that clients are kept informed and projects are managed to their requirements
Budget control, ensuring that all projects are kept within the set budget
Staff Management including staff appraisals, recruitment and workload management
Ideal Qualities in a candidate :
Experience working in a design team environment
Master's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
Chartered Engineer (or nearing Chartered status) in Civil and / or Structural Engineering
Technically strong engineer with a background in steel and concrete bridge design, including an understanding of the underlying principles behind the design codes, and a proven record leading the delivery of detailed designs of steel and concrete bridges
Adept at working within a team environment and have experience across a range of engineering structures
Self-motivated with good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Possess strong analytical ability and a solid understanding of engineering fundamentals and current design standards
Experienced Project management with a good understanding of commercial aspects of projects
Able to communicate / liaise effectively and professionally with the design team, clients and contractors
The role comes with the following package and benefits :
£45,000 - £55,000 per year
27 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays!
Continuous training and development
Yearly Professional Membership of your choice