Structural Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: Norfolk

Job Type: Full time


Do you want to work for a company whose purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes, and to transform businesses, communities, and opportunities for it's employees? Mott MacDonald is a global consultancy whose people do exactly that.

As a Structural Engineer in our Building Structures team, you will:

Work as a civil / structural design engineer within a team, helping to deliver typically large scale and challenging buildings and infrastructure projects
Demonstrate technical excellence in structural engineering, including concept, scheme and detailed design and a willingness to learn
Adopt a proactive and collaborative approach, working within multi-disciplinary teams to produce coordinated and elegant designs and reduce risks for design, construction and use
Undertake detail design calculations and supervise technicians in the production of Revit models and technical drawing deliverables.
Be clear and articulate in communicating your design process and decisions, such as client meetings and written reports
Support project leads in the management of projects by keeping them informed on progress and potential problems
Apply best practice by minimising carbon through optioneering and design
Work in a wide variety of sectors including energy, rail, defence, commercial, healthcare and aviation, all involving in-depth civil / structural engineering
Visit sites to carry out structural inspections
Represent Mott MacDonald at internal and external design team meetings

A bit about the team
Our team in Norwich is seeking a talented and highly motivated Graduate Civil/Structural Engineer to take a leading role in the delivery of building projects. You will become an integral part of the team with responsibility for producing structural and heavy civil engineering designs across a range of project types and sizes.

You will be joining a friendly, locally based team of engineers within a multidisciplinary office where you will find supportive mentors and a lively social scene.

Candidate Specification
Required for the position of Structural Engineer;

To be a graduate member of a relevant Institution (ICE / IStructE), committed and working towards becoming a Chartered Engineer supported by our training scheme.
Experience of using analytical/design software such as Robot, Etabs, Staad, CSC, RAM, Tedds and other design spreadsheets or tools
The ability to contribute to and coordinate production of high-quality engineering deliverables, such as option appraisals, drawings, calculations, reports, specifications and construction documents.
The ability to work collaboratively in multi-disciplinary teams
Have a working knowledge and experience of building design using Eurocodes and relevant standards.
Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with clients, contractors and other project stakeholders.
Familiar with model authoring tools such as AutoCad, Revit, Civils 3D, CADS RC
A clear understanding of relevant UK health and safety legislation and good practice, including roles and responsibilities under CDM Regulations 2015
Commercial and contractual awareness
Experience of undertaking building or infrastructure condition, defect or deterioration inspections and the preparations of reports
A background of experience in civil / structural engineering of projects, preferably across all stages of design through to construction.
An enthusiasm for minimising environmental impact through low carbon and sustainable designs, while maximising benefits for society
Candidate must be able to attain UK Security clearance for working on secure / sensitive projects
Willingness to work away from home as required for short periods and hold a full UK driving licence

If you meet 80% or more of what we're looking for, please still apply. We understand not everyone will meet all the requirements, but you might have skills we didn't know we need.

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