Technical Engineer – IG Masonry Support Systems


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 Cookstown 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:

  • Degree from Engineering-related discipline e.g. Building Engineering/Civil Engineering
  • Experience in a similar engineering role
  • Knowledge of the construction industry is essential
  • Experience of AutoCAD and Manufacturing drawings
  • Focused on Customer Service
  • Good organisational skills
  • Target driven & ambitious
  • Excellent communication skills

 Job Description:

  • To prepare an accurate, competitive and detailed technical quote for IG Masonry Products based on information received via post, e-mail or fax.
  • Prioritise work appropriately to deliver quotes within set deadline
  • Load assessment on lintels using ‘BS5977-1: Method for assessment of load’ based on Architect’s and Structural Engineer’s drawings.
  • Not only to specify standard off-the-shelf products, but also custom-made items designed specifically for relevant projects.
  • Design special steel lintels, windposts and prepare detailed production drawings for manufacture using AutoCAD or Lintel Drawing Tool.
  • Prepare lintel calculations at the customer’s request to satisfy building control authority.
  • Answer technical phone queries and serve the customer with the highest level of technical and customer service.
  • Periodic office and site visits to develop customer relationships and to measure up/ solve technical issues.
  • Collate information and prepare clear and structured technical reports on findings from site.

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