Structural Civil Design Engineer

Salary: £33.00 - £36.00 per hour
Location: Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Sectors:Building & Construction,Built Environment,Civil Engineering & Infrastructure,Manufacturing & Engineering

Job Opportunity: Structural/Civil Design Engineer

Location: Huddersfield

Contract Type: Full-time, Contract Position

Company Overview: Join a dynamic team at the forefront of construction and engineering in the heart of London. Our organization is dedicated to excellence in structural design and civil engineering, driving innovation and delivering exceptional results across a range of projects. Be part of a collaborative environment where your skills and expertise will make a real difference.

Role Description: We are seeking a talented Structural/Civil Design Engineer with a comprehensive understanding of structural issues related to new builds, extensions, remodeling, and refurbishment across various building types, including residential, commercial, educational, and institutional structures. As a Structural/Civil Design Engineer, you will play a vital role in designing and assessing structural integrity, ensuring compliance with regulations and standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducting structural design for various materials, including reinforced concrete, composite structures, timber, masonry, and structural steel.
  • Performing feasibility assessments and structural surveys, including stability and condition assessments.
  • Conducting subsidence and ground stability assessments.
  • Managing Party Wall assessments and providing advice in accordance with relevant regulations.
  • Overseeing long-term monitoring and health and safety inspections of properties owned by the organization.
  • Conducting Building Regulations checks, particularly Part A related to structures.
  • Undertaking environmental and contaminated land assessments, including desk-based studies and procuring specialist site investigations.
  • Managing demolition contracts and land remediation schemes from feasibility to completion.
  • Preparing briefs and requirements for suppliers, overseeing major capital schemes from assessment to completion.
  • Appraising outputs from suppliers and devising site remediation strategies as necessary.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge and experience in structural design for various building types, including historic and listed buildings.
  • Proficiency in conducting structural surveys and investigations, including stability and condition assessments.
  • Familiarity with Party Wall Act regulations (preferred but not essential).
  • Strong understanding of Building Regulations, particularly Part A related to structures.
  • Experience in environmental and contaminated land assessments, including flood risk and drainage strategies.
  • Competence in managing demolition contracts and land remediation schemes.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.