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Structural Engineer

£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
19 Jul 2022
Elevation Recruitment Group are partnered exclusively with CambridgeHOK to help them recruit a Structural Engineer for their site near Brough, East Riding of Yorkshire (Hybrid working available, 2 days from home).

CambridgeHOK is a dynamic and forward-thinking business with divisions in Glasshouse & Greenhouses, Vertical Farming, Horticultural Construction and Energy.

Based 3 days per week at their purpose-built offices and manufacturing facility in East Yorkshire, you will work with UK & International clients on full turnkey projects from conception to completion.

Reporting to the Engineering Director, the Structural Engineer will be integral to the design team and be responsible for the structural design of all CambridgeHOK's engineering projects with applications including glasshouses, portal frame buildings and indoor vertical farms, as well as minor steel fabrications.

You will work closely with the sales and estimating teams to provide concept designs, estimates, and budgets to a wide-ranging variety of projects. Having secured opportunities, you will produce structural designs and calculations to enable the design team to produce detailed fabrication and erection drawings.

The Structural Engineer's duties will include:

Assist the sales and business development team technically on qualified enquiries
Review enquiries and provide concept designs and costings and assist in tender preparation
Development from initial concept designs to fully detailed design on successful projects
Consider the site erection process and how designs can be adjusted to simplify this
Produce calculations to Eurocodes to satisfy building control and CE marking requirements
Produce base reaction loads to enable foundation designs to be completed
Review fabrication and erection drawings to ensure they comply with your design intent
Review on-site installations to ensure they comply with your design intent
Attend project meetings internally and with clients as required
Assist technically in the resolution of problems and issues as they occur
Ensure your CPD is kept up to date and relevant

Elevation Recruitment Group would be keen to speak to candidates with the following skills & experience:

Degree qualified in Structural Engineering (ideally chartered or working towards)
Registered with a relevant professional body
Experience in structural design in steel and ideally aluminium
Familiar with Tekla Structural Designer design software
Experience with glasshouse design software (CASTA) is not essential but would be an advantage
Experience of foundation design would be advantageous
Strong communication skills, track record of collaboration

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful business.

To apply for this position please send your application or call for all enquiries.

Elevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with senior engineering, technical and operational positions in South Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you
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  • Job Reference: 661978484-2
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Elevation Recruitment Group
    Elevation Recruitment Group
  • Location: Yorkshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: pension & benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent