Structural Design Engineer

Job Title: Structural Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: FW-StructuralDE
Contact Name: Fay White
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 30, 2022 14:41

Job Description

Fay is urgently looking for someone to work a Structural Design Engineer role on a 6-month rolling contract in the United Kingdom in Reading (Hybrid).


Job Description:
- Mentor on/offshore Design engineers. Read and understand project-specific documentation and provide guidance, support and training as required;
- Work closely with the in the house Design team and External Design Partners to ensure Designs produced to comply with the relevant regulations;
- Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions including time and scope involved, as required;
- Account for possible project challenges or constraints and proactively manage challenges;
- Assist other department engineers in creating practical demonstrations of proposed solutions and demonstrating them to other members of the team;
- Work alongside project management teams to successfully monitor progress;
- Implementation of solution-based decisions to progress site designs;
- Provide solutions-based forums to remove blockers through Engineering principles;
- Establish a framework for necessary contributions from various departments and facilitate their collaboration;
- Review Documentation issued by the client and implement it into ongoing projects;
- Run workshops with the Design teams on Design Solutions;
- Chair client meetings on site-level designs and provide Structural guidance and expertise.


Qualifications & Experience required:
- Minimum BSC/BEng in Civil/Structural Engineering. Member of ICE or IStructE preferred, but not essential;
- Minimum 3 years working on Telecoms Design Projects, ideally on Vodafone and/or Cornerstone projects;
- Strong experience and ability to produce structural calculations along with checking to Eurocodes and British Standards for structural Design;
- Professional work experience in producing designs for proposed telecoms sites (both new build and upgrade);
- Ability to work with various departments to facilitate the orderly execution of both project plans and site level designs;
- Experience with AutoCAD 2D is essential;

Please note: This position will be inside IR35.