Structural Engineer

Company: MD Warranty Inspection Services
Salary: Dependant on Experience

We are currently seeking a Structural Engineer to undertake assessments of structural designs within our Major Projects Department. The primary aim of this role is to work collaboratively with internal departments and customers to provide a technical advice and guidance to ensure compliance with our standards and Building Regulations.

This is a home based role but you may on occasions be required to meetings or occasional site visits.

Role Responsibilities

  • To undertake assessments of Structural designs for a wide range of building types, including high rise. This will include reviews from philosophy to detailed calculations.
  • Initial and ongoing liaison with developers/clients – offer technical advice and guidance.
  • Ongoing liaison with Project Managers/Co-ordinators and surveyors on technical matters – must ensure that standards are being maintained and procedures adhered to.

     

  • To complete site inspections on complex schemes to determine compliance with the agreed design, particularly high rise frames.

     

  • To provide technical advice on claims as well as undertaking site inspections and assessments on more complex claims to assess causes and identify remedial works.

     

  • To provide advice to the Marketing and Underwriting Departments on technical areas so that team members are fully informed when dealing with potential clients.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Qualified Engineer (CEng. MIStructE, or similar).
  • Post qualification experience is essential.
  • In depth technical knowledge of Structural Engineering principles applicable to Building Regulations and other relevant construction standards.
  • Experience across a broad range of building structures, previous experience with high rise structural frames would be a distinct advantage.

     

  • Requires basic understanding of general insurance principals and terminology desirable.
  • Understanding of Building Regulations and associated legislation.
  • Ability to undertake site inspections to assess compliance with the approved design, Technical Manual, and Codes of Practice;
  • Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to create not only good working relationships with other construction professionals but to be able to deal effectively with members of the public.
  • The ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload within agreed parameters.
  • Working knowledge of MS Outlook (email), MS Word, MS Excel.
  • Demonstrable ability to use own initiative.
  • Ability to motivate self and influence others.
  • Experience of Relationship Management.
  • Excellent Communications skills.
  • Flexible in personal approach
  • Full UK driving licence and access to a car for business use

Benefits

Private Medical Insurance

Annual Salary Reviews

Certified Training

Company Holidays

Group Personal Pension Plan

Referral Scheme (Recruitment)

Ten Year Service Award Scheme


  • In-House Training
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Mobile Phone
  • Fuel Allowance
  • Laptop
  • Progression Opportunities

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