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United Kingdom
£55,000 - £60,000 + DOE



(Surveying / Design - Dual role)

Our wonderful client has a requirement for a Principal Structural Engineer with extensive experience in structural surveys & design to join their growing dynamic business. This role will be instrumental in the growth of the company and supporting the growth of the teams.

Digital technology is at the heart of all they do. This enables them to provide a high quality, highly efficient service to their clients.

The successful candidate will embrace the benefits of new, innovative technology and bring new ideas to their business, to help shape the future of the company.

As the Principal Structural Engineer, your duties will include:

  • Inspection of all types of buildings and structures and the preparation of digital reports, live on site
  • Preparation of specifications for remedial works
  • Providing technical support for Buildings Insurance claims, including Subsidence, fire, and storm damage
  • Completing site visits for residential and commercial building projects using digital technology
  • Delivering small to medium design projects
  • Delivering design calculations for buildings insurance claims, including subsidence, fire, impact, flooding and storm damage
  • Reporting to the Managing Director and providing progress reports
  • Developing new ideas to help shape the future of the business

 Education & knowledge required as the Principal Structural Engineer: 

  • Good degree in Civil and/or Structural Engineering (essential)
  • Several years experience in structural surveys of buildings (essential)
  • Several years post graduate design experience (essential)
  • Proficiency in IT systems (essential)
  • A general understanding of building structures and materials including steel, masonry, concrete and timber (essential)
  • MICE or MIStructE (desirable)

 Key Attributes & Skills required as a Principal Structural Engineer

  • Excellent communication skills, ensuring great customer service
  • Excellent work ethic, willing to go above and beyond to support the company growth
  • Passionate about new technologies, progressive change and continuous improvement
  • Car owner and UK driving licence, able to travel to site


  • All aspects of Microsoft Office
  • Industry standard structural design software such as TEDDS
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCad and preferably REVIT
  • GoReport (training provided)


  • Permanent position
  • 37.5 hours per week with flexible hybrid working available
  • Location: South – London and surrounding areas
  • £55,000 - £60,000 + DOE

If you feel you have the right skills and experience required for the Principal Structural Engineer role, please click the link to 'Apply'