40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum pension, holidays. etc
27 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
My client is currently in need of an ASSOCIATE STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DIRECTOR due to expansion. As a result they are looking to split the workload between housing projects and commercial/special projects. To do this they are looking for someone with strong housing experience to take full control of all our housing work, and to lead and develop a dedicated structures housing team.

My client is a leading multi-disciplinary practice of architects, engineers, planners and surveyors.

The AD will report to the structures director, but with a high degree of independence.

The current workload includes:

* Substructure design for large PLCs, with some superstructure design for non-standard buildings.

* Complete sub and super-structure design for medium/smaller developers who provide a more bespoke product.

* Typical projects range from 40-150 units, with a few smaller and a few larger than this.

* Structural design of civil engineering structures associated with housing developments - eg culverts, headwalls, pump stations, retaining walls.

The job

* Day-to-day management of all housing projects

* Development of an independent housing structures team

* Checking of housing projects work to maintain the quality of what we produce

* Liaison with our in-house architects and civil engineers where relevant

* Preparing fee proposals and directing our accounts department on invoicing.

* Developing relationships with existing and new clients

* Developing procedures and base information applicable to our housing work.

* 'Troubleshooting' where developers have specific issues requiring structural input.

Key requirements

* An engineer with significant experience in the housing sector

* Experience of managing and developing teams

* CAD literacy

The salary for this role is very competitive and also offers loads of benefits as well as company pension and holiday package.

Please if you would like to be considered then please respond with an up to date CV.

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