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Structural Engineer Job Description

Structural Engineer Job Description

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Structural Engineer Job Description:

We are looking for a structural engineer to oversee our construction projects. You’ll ensure that structures are safe and strong. As a structural engineer, you’ll spend time both in our office – designing and planning project details – and on-site where you’ll provide technical advice to construction workers.

To succeed in this role, you should have hands-on experience using several construction methods and materials and advanced knowledge of AutoCAD. Project management and analytical skills are also very important.

Structural Engineer Job Responsibilities:

  • Mentor Civil Engineers and facilitate a holistic understanding as to the scope and plan for projects
  • Work closely with building department within the company to ensure hardware is available for projects and working properly
  • Define clear goals for all aspects of a project and develop steps for their proper execution
  • Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions including time and scope involved
  • Account for possible project challenges or constraints and proactively seek to 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 and implementation of initiatives
  • Establish a framework for necessary contributions from various departments and facilitate their collaboration

Structural Engineer Job Requirements:

  • Degree in civil or structural engineering (essential).
  • 6 years of work experience as a structural engineer (essential).
  • Professionally registered with the Institute of structural engineers.
  • Expert experience in project management.
  • Advanced knowledge of construction methods, materials, and legal regulations.
  • Sound understanding of physics and mathematics.
  • Ability to liaise with professionals from other disciplines.
  • Three-dimensional conceptual skills.
  • Analytical thinker with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and IT skills.