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Senior Civil/Structural Design Engineer

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Senior Civil/Structural Design Engineer

  • Location:

    Cheshire , United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Civil Structural

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  • Contact:

    Tony Hynes

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    31 Jul 00:00

We’re looking for a Senior Civil/Structural Design Engineer to join our Cheshire based client on a contract basis. Our client is an International consultancy offering engineering solutions to a number of global markets for over 30 years.

What does the job involve?


  • Providing technical support at all stages of assigned projects

  • Undertaking and supervising ground investigations

  • Preparing Risk Assessments, technical advice notes and creating drawings

  • Travel to other offices and sites within the UK and overseas

  • Prepare H&S plans and RAMS

  • Liaison with contractors to organise site activities

  • Supervision of site investigation activities

  • Undertake verification works on site

  • Preparation of concept designs for cost estimates

  • Good knowledge of design including the production of engineering design calculations, drawings and documents. Design will include structural steel and reinforced concrete.

  • An understanding of geotechnical design issues

  • Produce estimates for both the design and construction phases


What skills and experience do you need?


  • Strong knowledge of other relevant disciplines

  • Minimum 5 years industry experience

  • Master’s in civil or Structural Engineering

  • Experience in foundations, earth structures and retaining walls

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

  • Ability to produce drawings using AutoCAD 2D

  • Be able to produce technical reports

  • Experience managing design sub-contractors would be advantageous


What are the pay and benefits?


  • Rate circa £40 - £45 p/hr


What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, click the apply button! 


Recruitment processes with our clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted. 


DATS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer which promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace. 


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