Structural Engineer


We are looking for a dynamic individual who is self-motivated, well organized with good communication skills and sound business awareness to be based in our Swadlincote office. Upon completion of ‘on-the-job training’, the successful candidates will be expected to work on their own initiative within a vibrant IG Masonry Support Team, and liaise directly with our customers.

Job Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2:1 Degree from Engineering-related discipline e.g. Stuctural Engineering
  • Experience working with traditional materials (timber, steel and concrete)
  • Ability to deliver major structural projects
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Manufacturing drawings
  • Focused on Customer Service
  • Good organisational skills
  • Target driven & ambitious
  • Excellent communication skills


Job Description:

  • Working closely on construction plans with clients, architects, and other professionals
  • Developing design ideas using CAD software
  • Investigating the properties of materials like glass, steel and concrete, and advising which is most suitable
  • Working out the loads and stresses on different parts of a structure
  • Using computer simulations to predict how structures will react under different conditions
  • Inspecting unsafe buildings and recommending options for repairs or demolition
  • Making sure that projects meet legal guidelines, environmental directives, and health and safety requirements
  • Preparing bids for tenders
  • Supervising project teams
  • Giving progress reports to clients and senior managers
  • preparing reports, designs and drawings
  • making calculations about loads and stresses
  • selecting appropriate construction materials
  • providing technical advice
  • obtaining planning and/or building regulations approval
  • monitoring and inspecting work undertaken by contractors
  • administering contracts
  • Inspecting properties to check conditions/foundations.
  • Overseeing the progress of design projects within the team, from enquiry to issue of deliverables
  • Quality assurance across projects
  • Offer strong leadership abilities to effectively manage and complete client specifications

This demanding yet challenging position offers an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated individual to join a progressive company and to develop an exciting career. Selected candidates must be enthusiastic with an excellent work ethic and be prepared to work hard.


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