Design Engineer

Recruiter
Star Employment Services
Location
Oldbury
Posted
17 Sep 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Design Engineer

Job Scope:

The Framing Division provides lightweight, fast track galvanized steel building solutions which are assembled on site as infill walling or load bearing structures.You will be required to work as part of the design team of this market leading lightweight structural system, known as SFS.

Person Specification:

  • The ideal candidate would have some experience working with BS5950, BS6399, BS8110, BS5628, BS5268 (knowledge of Eurocodes, especially 1 & 3 would be an advantage)
  • Structural design of a variety of building structures in all materials, but ideally with a focus on steel
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Be familiar with AutoCad (knowledge of Revit would be an advantage)
  • Have the ability to form good working relationships with customers
  • Be well organised, self-motivated, professional and able to work under pressure
  • Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
  • Be computer literate and able to communicate design principles at all levels
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and mathematical analysis

Key Responsibilities:

1. Management of projects through the company’s design and drawing office

2. Design of medium rise building structures and secondary structural support systems

3. To clearly communicate designs and concepts to customers

4. Provide technical support and advice to the team of Area Sales Managers including general structural, fire, acoustic and thermal issues

5. Representing the Company at Design Team meetings and site visits when necessary at various locations across the UK

Package: Competitive salary, Company Pension Scheme, Health Cash Plan, Life Assurance and 33 days holiday (including statutory days)