Structural Engineer

Posted 31 March 2024
Salary £28000 - £50000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBuilt Environment Recruitment
Contact NameJohn MacRitchie

Job description

We are excited to offer an opportunity for a skilled and ambitious Structural Engineer to join our client's team based in the scenic city of Inverness, UK.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced professional who is looking to advance their career. It is envisaged that you would be focused on successfully delivering projects and leading a team of engineers whilst playing a crucial role in shaping future projects and expanding there presence across Scotland.

Key Responsibilities

1. Project Leadership & Delivery

  • Lead and manage a team of engineers and technicians in the successful delivery of civil engineering projects.

  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to ensure projects are executed with the highest level of quality and efficiency.

  • Collaborate with clients to deliver project goals and objectives.

  • Coordinate team activities, delegate tasks, and ensure project schedules are met whilst helping to mentor and develop junior staff.

2. Business Development

  • Assist in identifying business opportunities and participate in proposal development.

  • Contribute to the strategic growth of the Inverness office by actively engaging in marketing and networking activities.

3. Technical Excellence:

  • Stay up to date with industry trends, regulations, and emerging technologies.

  • Ensure that all engineering designs and solutions adhere to industry standards and best practices. Collaborate with the technical team to develop

  • innovative and sustainable engineering solutions.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
Chartered Engineer with ICE or IStructE or working towards imminently sitting their Professional Review.
5+ years of experience in civil engineering with experience of project leadership and supervision. Experience in the water or structural sector within Scotland is beneficial but all areas of expertise will be considered.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and other relevant software.
Strong communication, teamwork, and leadership skills.

On Offer

* Competitive salary and annual performance-based bonuses.
* 37.5hour working week with hybrid working (3 days in office).
* Comprehensive benefits package including private health care & company pension scheme. Opportunity for personnel, technical and leadership
development through attendance at appropriates courses, further education and/or conferences.
* Opportunity for career advancement through the company with no limit to level that can be achieved.
* A supportive and collaborative work environment with significant opportunities to advance your career to any level in the company.
* The chance to make a significant impact on projects throughout Scotland with the opportunity to develop into new areas of work.

*Please note all applicants must possess the relevant right to work in the UK

If you meet these qualifications and possess these desired skillsets then we look forward receiving your application!

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.