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Senior Structural Engineer

Hays Building
Newry & Mourne, County Down
Closing date
1 Jul 2024

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time
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Your new company
Hays are working in partnership with an ambitious engineering and environmental consultancy company, seeking to employ a Senior Civil Engineer to assist with their ongoing projects.Our client is based in Ireland, but reach extends globally in the UK, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. Affiliated with 175 companies with over 15,000 employees worldwide.They are renowned as one of the leading engineering and environmental science companies globally. Their focus is on sustainability for today's global community in water engineering, environmental engineering and civil and structural engineering services to public- and private-sector clients, mainly in the transportation and infrastructure sectors.
If you would like to become part of a purpose-driven organization, committed to improving lives and communities, please read on.

Your new role
As a Senior Structural Engineer you are required to lead and manage structural engineering projects, ensuring compliance with industry standards, project requirements, and client requirements.
Key responsibilities of a Senior Structural Engineer:
To conduct structural analyses and calculations to design safe and efficient structures.
Oversee the preparation of detailed design drawings, specifications, and reports,
Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and clients to deliver projects within established timelines and budgets.
Responsible to provide technical expertise and mentorship to junior engineers and team members and actively engage in site inspections, assessments, and structural surveys.
Participate in project meetings and liaise with stakeholders.

What you'll need to succeed:
To be successful for this role, our client is looking for candidates with:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil/Structural Engineering or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
  • Chartered Engineer status or actively working towards chartered status.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in structural engineering.
  • Proficient in structural design software (e.g., Tekla Structural Designer, Tedds, Robot, Masterseries Retaining Wall Suite, etc.).
  • Strong knowledge of relevant design codes and standards (e.g., Eurocodes, British Standards).
  • Excellent project management and leadership skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal.
  • The ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

What you'll get in return
Our client is offering an enticing annual salary that is negotiable based on experience. You can contact Hays to discuss the details.
In addition, employees have access to a range of benefits such as generous annual leave, mental health support, cycle to work scheme,tax saver option, employee assistance program , company pension plan, company onsite, active sports and social events. They also promote well-being in the workplace, hence, offering flexible or hybrid work arrangements.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Marjorie Del Rosario, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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