Our client who are a design consultancy who offer complete design services for all External Facade Projects are looking to recruit a Structural Engineer based in the North London region.
Our client covers the following elements:-
·Cladding (Terracotta, Timber, Aluminium, copper)
·HPLs (Trespa,Prodema, Marley Eternit)
·Composite panels (Alucobond, Kinspan)
·Curtain Walling (Schuco and Metal Technoloy, Kawneer)
·Spiderwall, Planar, Channel glazing)
·SFS (Metsec, Metek, Albion Sections)
·Insulated Render (Sto, Wetherby (WBS), Alsecco)
You will be responsible for designing structures that will withstand the pressures they must endure. Also developing initial designs, using mathematics to calculate the stress that could arise at each point in the structure and ensure that the structures serve their function without collapsing.
Calculating the pressures, stresses and strains that each component, such as aluminium mullions are likely to experience from external pressures, such as wind.
Considering the strength of various materials.
Liaising with other designers, including architects, to reach agreement about safe designs and how they may fit in applying knowledge of the forces that act on various structures.
Using computer-aided design (CAD) technology for simulation purposes.
Using Specialist Structural Software.
Working to a project programme.
Ensuring that work is detailed in accordance with agreed sub-contract specification.
Producing designs with commercial consideration given to products used.
BEng or similar qualification in Structural Engineering – ideally a member of the Institute of Structural Engineers.
Ideally experience within the curtain wall and external façade industry.
Excellent IT skills including AutoCAD.
Problem solving skills.
Excellent salaries are on offer for the right candidate, depending upon level of relevant experience. This also gives the candidate the opportunity to become a share holder in the business.Job Reference: J0375