Senior Design Engineer (Temporary Works)

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Date Posted:
13 July 2017
£45,000 to £65,000
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Job Description

We are working with a well-established Consultancy business. Our Client is the Consultancy arm of a well-known Civil Engineering contractor. The business has been established for over 20 years and provides a complete Temporary Works Structural and Geotechnical design service to internal and external clients.  The business operates throughout the UK; and they have extensive experience of all areas of Temporary Works.

Due to an ever increasing workload, the business is now seeking a Senior Design Engineer to join their team in Surrey. The successful Engineer will report in to the Directors.

Key Duties

  • Scheming designs using skills to produce cost effective designs;
  • Checking and reviewing designs of self and of others;
  • Carrying out designs in various materials;
  • Effective communication with sites;
  • Assisting Directors in their roles during periods of Director absence(s).


  • A relevant degree; and ideally, Chartered Engineer status;
  • Experience of Civil or Structural engineering design and management of project design. Good knowledge in major areas of temporary works – basement excavations, wall shoring, temporary gantries etc;
  • A good understanding of basic design tools – including 2D CAD; and ideally 3D;
  • A high standard of grammar and able to communicate effectively with site-staff;
  • Good listening and questioning skills.

On offer – a basic salary of up to £65,000 plus a comprehensive package.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading Civil Engineering Consultancy. Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Izzie Walder on 020 8892 0115. 

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