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Senior Structural Engineer


GHD
Location: Leeds
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Structural Engineering Jobs
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Senior Structural Engineer GHD Leeds Office

About GHD

With more than 10000 peoplearound the globe GHD is a leading engineering, architecture and environmentalconsulting firm, servicing clients across five continents.

GHD’s core service sectorsinclude water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings andtransportation and our people share a passion for successful project delivery,innovative consultancy and exceptional results.

About thePosition

We are looking for a motivatedSenior Structural Engineer to join our expanding Civil and StructuralEngineering team in Leeds to deliver consultancy services and developengineering solutions for our clients primarily within the retail, commercialand industrial sectors.

The successful candidate will work closely with our multi-disciplinary teams and our clients tosuccessfully deliver projects and provide high value consultancy services.

A knowledge of practicesand procedures used within the retail, commercial and/or industrial sectorswould be an advantage.

Experience of working within a 3D design environment is essential and anability to work to BIM protocols would be desirable.

GeneralRequirements

You will be expected to have experience of planning, design andconstruction and will be required to have sound knowledge of design in commonbuilding materials including steel, concrete, timber and masonry. Applicationof these competencies in the relevant sectors and to the relevant Eurocodes isdesirable.

Good communication skills are required to achieve the successfuldelivery of projects in a team environment.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

You are likely to work on a portfolio of different projects and willapply your acquired skills and knowledge in a range of environments. Your roleand responsibilities will develop as your knowledge of our business increases,but initially you will be required to provide:

*

Manage the deliveryof projects or act as discipline lead within a multidisciplinary team.

*

Maintain client contactand ensure that project delivery meets the client’s objectives andrequirements.

*

Ensure that thetechnical content of all work carried out is correct and completed inaccordance within agreed timescales and budgets.

*

Undertake projectdelivery tasks, which may include calculations, drawings, sketches and reports.

*

Provide technicalguidance, support and training to colleagues and assist, where practicable, inmentoring and development of others.

*

Work in closecollaboration with colleagues from other disciplines.

*

Participate in thepreparation of proposals for new work.

Qualifications, Technical Skills and Experience Required

We are looking for the following qualifications, skills, and attributes:

* Honours degree in relevant discipline required
* Chartered Engineer or near Chartered status (MICE, MIStructE).
* Experience of managing projects.
* Knowledge of design in common building materials including steel, concrete, timber and masonry

*

Ability to work on own initiative and seek assistance when required.

*

Ability to organise and prioritise workload to ensure that timescalesand budgets are met.

*

Take responsibility for personal development and support the learning ofothers.

*

Effective negotiation and persuading skills, able to manage and diffusechallenging situations.

*

Project a professional image to clients and colleagues.

*

Able to work collaboratively to form strong working relationships withcolleagues and clients.

*

Able to recognise own impact on others and adapt approach whereappropriate.

*

Demonstrate integrity.

_________________________________________________________________________

About you

We are looking forenthusiastic individuals with a flexible approach and a willingness to lead anddevelop in a leading global consultancy.

To join our engineeringteam you will be highly numerate, have excellent communication skills, enjoyworking in a collaborative environment and the ability to apply your skillswhilst working with a diverse range of clients and projects. An open andcreative mind will be required to work as part of a dynamic team in order toprovide innovative engineering solutions for our clients.

Demonstrating an aptitudefor any of the following will be considered advantageous to any application:

* A knowledge of seismic and dynamic design.
* Collaborative team player with strong interpersonal skills.

* Ability to work independently.
* Project management skills and ownership of work.
* Strong client relationship management skills.
* Strong presentation and communication skills, written and verbal.

* Problem solving
* Application of Engineering principles
* Design Development
* Computer Aided Design and Modelling

Our global client base willprovide a breadth of opportunities to develop new skills and grow keyexperience in diverse and challenging applications.

Furthermore GHD can providea flexible career path tailored to suit your specific skills and talent, and tomeet your individual needs as a developing engineer and manager.
Senior Structural Engineer GHD Leeds Office

About GHD

With more than 10000 peoplearound the globe GHD is a leading engineering, architecture and environmentalconsulting firm, servicing clients across five continents.

GHD’s core service sectorsinclude water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings andtransportation and our people share a passion for successful project delivery,innovative consultancy and exceptional results.

About thePosition

We are looking for a motivatedSenior Structural Engineer to join our expanding Civil and StructuralEngineering team in Leeds to deliver consultancy services and developengineering solutions for our clients primarily within the retail, commercialand industrial sectors.

The successful candidate will work closely with our multi-disciplinary teams and our clients tosuccessfully deliver projects and provide high value consultancy services.

A knowledge of practicesand procedures used within the retail, commercial and/or industrial sectorswould be an advantage.

Experience of working within a 3D design environment is essential and anability to work to BIM protocols would be desirable.

GeneralRequirements

You will be expected to have experience of planning, design andconstruction and will be required to have sound knowledge of design in commonbuilding materials including steel, concrete, timber and masonry. Applicationof these competencies in the relevant sectors and to the relevant Eurocodes isdesirable.

Good communication skills are required to achieve the successfuldelivery of projects in a team environment.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

You are likely to work on a portfolio of different projects and willapply your acquired skills and knowledge in a range of environments. Your roleand responsibilities will develop as your knowledge of our business increases,but initially you will be required to provide:

*

Manage the deliveryof projects or act as discipline lead within a multidisciplinary team.

*

Maintain client contactand ensure that project delivery meets the client’s objectives andrequirements.

*

Ensure that thetechnical content of all work carried out is correct and completed inaccordance within agreed timescales and budgets.

*

Undertake projectdelivery tasks, which may include calculations, drawings, sketches and reports.

*

Provide technicalguidance, support and training to colleagues and assist, where practicable, inmentoring and development of others.

*

Work in closecollaboration with colleagues from other disciplines.

*

Participate in thepreparation of proposals for new work.

Qualifications, Technical Skills and Experience Required

We are looking for the following qualifications, skills, and attributes:

* Honours degree in relevant discipline required
* Chartered Engineer or near Chartered status (MICE, MIStructE).
* Experience of managing projects.
* Knowledge of design in common building materials including steel, concrete, timber and masonry

*

Ability to work on own initiative and seek assistance when required.

*

Ability to organise and prioritise workload to ensure that timescalesand budgets are met.

*

Take responsibility for personal development and support the learning ofothers.

*

Effective negotiation and persuading skills, able to manage and diffusechallenging situations.

*

Project a professional image to clients and colleagues.

*

Able to work collaboratively to form strong working relationships withcolleagues and clients.

*

Able to recognise own impact on others and adapt approach whereappropriate.

*

Demonstrate integrity.

_________________________________________________________________________

About you

We are looking forenthusiastic individuals with a flexible approach and a willingness to lead anddevelop in a leading global consultancy.

To join our engineeringteam you will be highly numerate, have excellent communication skills, enjoyworking in a collaborative environment and the ability to apply your skillswhilst working with a diverse range of clients and projects. An open andcreative mind will be required to work as part of a dynamic team in order toprovide innovative engineering solutions for our clients.

Demonstrating an aptitudefor any of the following will be considered advantageous to any application:

* A knowledge of seismic and dynamic design.
* Collaborative team player with strong interpersonal skills.

* Ability to work independently.
* Project management skills and ownership of work.
* Strong client relationship management skills.
* Strong presentation and communication skills, written and verbal.

* Problem solving
* Application of Engineering principles
* Design Development
* Computer Aided Design and Modelling

Our global client base willprovide a breadth of opportunities to develop new skills and grow keyexperience in diverse and challenging applications.

Furthermore GHD can providea flexible career path tailored to suit your specific skills and talent, and tomeet your individual needs as a developing engineer and manager.
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