Structural Engineer

Job Title – Structural Engineer

Job Location – Chester, Cheshire

Job Role:

The structural engineer will be responsible for structural calculations and design, working within a design team of engineers, surveyors and Cad technicians


  • Structural calculations and design (Steelwork and buildings)
    • Structural analysis of Buildings and Rooftops
    • RC Raft Foundation and Steelwork Grillage calculations and design
    • Interpretation of geotechnical reports and desktop studies
    • Analysis of existing steelwork and design of proposed support steelwork
  • ​​​​​​​Creating drawings and mark ups to communicate the structural design to the Cad Technicians
  • Checking and approval of General Arrangement and Detailed Design drawings
  • Understanding of relevant Standards, Codes of Practice, Health & Safety Legislation and current design methodology
  • Occasional Site visits to determine building condition and fabric, geometry, steelwork and structural dimensions as required to finalise the structural design


  • Minimum 2 years’ post graduate experience
  • Practical experience of structural engineering design to British Standards or European codes
  • Experience in steel structures design and structural calculations
  • Structural reports including verification of structural elements, joints and connection details
  • Checks of structural and shop drawing conformity to proposed structural solutions and details
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail
  • Experience with typical British building construction
  • Understanding of telecoms support structures such Lattice Towers and Monopoles; Roof mounted Tripods, wall mounted poles, freestanding frames

Job Information

Job Reference: GL-3200
Salary From: £420000
Salary To: £450000
Job Industries: Field Operations & Support
Job Locations: Chester
Job Types: Permanent

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