Design Engineer SFS
The Framing Division provides lightweight, fast track galvanized steel building solutions which are assembled on site as infill walling or load bearing structures. You will be required to work as part of the design team of this market leading lightweight structural system, known as SFS.
The ideal candidate would have between 3 to 5 years’ experience working with BS5950, BS6399, BS8110, BS5628, BS5268 or alternatively a working knowledge of Eurocodes, especially 1 & 3 would be an advantage
Working towards chartered status or already chartered through the IStructE or ICE
Structural design of a variety of building structures in all materials, but ideally with a focus on steel with knowledge or experience in light gauge steel being an advantage
Have commercial awareness
Be familiar with AutoCad (knowledge of Revit would be an advantage)
Have the ability to form good working relationships with customers
Be well organised, self-motivated, professional and able to work under pressure
Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
Be computer literate and able to communicate design principles at all levels
Attention to detail, accuracy and mathematical analysis
Must be eligible to work in the UK
Management of projects through the design and drawing office.
Design of medium rise building structures and secondary structural support systems.
Clearly communicate designs and concepts to customers.
Provide technical support and advice to the team of Area Sales Managers including general structural, fire, acoustic and thermal issues.
Represent the Company at Design Team meetings and site visits when necessary at various locations across the UK.
Package: Competitive salary, Company Pension Scheme, Health Cash Plan, Life Assurance and 33 days holiday (including statutory days).
Hours of work: Monday – Thursday 0830-1700 and Friday 0830-1630
1 hour lunch break 12.30-13.30