Design Engineer

35000.00 - 37000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP37000/annum
07 Jun 2017
05 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading manufacturer of products to the construction industry require an experienced Design Engineer for this position in Birmingham.

Design Engineer

Person Specification:

* The ideal candidate would have between 3 to 5 years' experience working with BS5950, BS6399, BS8110, BS5628, BS5268 or alternatively a working knowledge of Eurocodes, especially 1 & 3 would be an advantage).
* Working towards chartered status or already chartered through the IStructE or ICE
* Structural design of a variety of building structures in all materials, but ideally with a focus on steel with knowledge or experience in light gauge steel being an advantage.
* Have commercial awareness
* Be familiar with AutoCad (knowledge of Revit would be an advantage)
* Have the ability to form good working relationships with customers
* Be well organised, self-motivated, professional and able to work under pressure
* Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
* Be computer literate and able to communicate design principles at all levels
* Attention to detail, accuracy and mathematical analysis
* Looking to develop to a more senior role within a year
* Must be eligible to work in the UK

Key Responsibilities:

1 Management of projects through company design and drawing office.
2 Design of medium rise building structures and secondary structural support systems.
3 To clearly communicate designs and concepts to customers.
4 Provide technical support and advice to companies team of Area Sales Managers including general structural, fire, acoustic and thermal issues.
5 Representing the Company at Design Team meetings and site visits when necessary at various locations across the UK.

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