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Structural Engineer

Design ID are a growing local practice based in County Down. They are looking to recruit a Structural Engineer

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Design ID is an award winning structural engineering consultancy with a well-earned reputation for providing innovative solutions across a range of complex and structurally challenging projects. The business is going through a period of sustained growth, with the head office based in Hillsborough and a growing office in London. The founding directors take great pride in providing an enjoyable and stimulating working environment where employees are challenged to ‘think outside the box’. They can offer a wide range of projects, including general building structures, specialist structures and civil infrastructure. They are now seeking to recruit an experienced Structural Engineer.

Your new role
You will be joining as a structural design engineer to work within an established 6-person team which includes one of the Directors. You will be developing structural solutions from concept stage through detailed design and managing the construction phase on site on a wide range of projects such as refurbishments, new builds, public artwork and multi-storey buildings.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for the role you will hold a degree in Civil or Structural Engineering and have at least 3 years post graduate experience. As a minimum, you will be well underway to achieving Chartered status with your chosen professional body and will have a project portfolio that demonstrates excellent understanding of structural design concepts for both traditional and non-traditional (MDF, post tensioned stone, etc) design materials and a thorough knowledge of all relevant design codes. Experience using Masterseries, Scia Engineer or similar analysis packages along with AutoCAD or Revit would be highly advantageous. As well as the technical skills you should be able to demonstrate a creative approach to the design process, a can-do attitude, a willingness to constantly learn and have enthusiasm for improvement.

What you'll get in return
If successful you will join a thriving business with excellent scope for career progression and development who put their employees at the heart of the business. Design ID is a vibrant practice with a relaxed atmosphere and where the directors and senior staff retain a ‘hands on’ approach throughout the full project cycle while always taking the time to pass on their expertise. As part of their commitment to continuous improvement, weekly, interactive skills sessions have been introduced to promote best practice throughout the company. In return you can expect to be offered a competitive salary, generous holiday arrangements, contributory pension, healthcare policy, vouchers for childcare and cycle to work scheme.

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, 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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Talk to a Consultant

Talk to Brian Mitchell, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Belfast

5th Floor, Donegall House, Donegall Square North, Belfast, BT1 5GB

Telephone: 02890 446900

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