Senior Civil/ Structural Engineer

Salary: Depending on Experience

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 27336-bu

Expiration date: 19 August 2017

An opportunity is available for a Senior Civil/ Structural Engineer with an understanding of Risk Engineering including Seismic and Blast Assessments.


Your duties will include managing the delivery of projects, including liaising with clients and supervising and developing a team of junior engineers.
Project responsibilities will include the engineering analysis and design of exciting projects involving new and existing structures and facilities. 

This may include:

  • Preliminary design studies for Landmark structures
  • Detailed design studies in support of D&B contracts
  • Detailed design of novel facades
  • Advanced FE analysis of structures, including non-linear progressive collapse and time-history analyses
  • CFD analysis to determine the blast hazard on structures
  • Live blast testing of design solutions
  • Vapour cloud explosion hazards refinement studies
  • Preparation of technical reports

Person Specification:

  • Experience of and ability to lead teams, and working with clients to develop innovative solutions to complex problems
  • A good understanding of commercial aspects of a project
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous knowledge of following skills is desirable but not essential:
  • Blast assessment & design
  • Seismic assessment & design
  • Non-linear finite element analysis

Essential Experience:

  • A relevant Civil or Structural Engineering degree
  • A minimum of 5 to 10 years postgraduate experience and a sound grasp of steel and concrete design
  • Chartered Engineer status (MICE or MIStructE) or experience capable of passing CPR