At Barker we currently have a vacancy within our structural and civil engineering team for a Project Engineer. This is an exciting role based at our Head office in Braintree offering excellent career development opportunities.
As a Project Engineer you will be working on a range of civil and structural engineering projects from concept design through approvals to construction, preparing calculations and technical design information to deliver innovative civil and structural engineering solutions for both new-build and refurbishment projects.
Acting as/or liaising with the Project Engineer
Supervising & assisting CAD Technicians
Work closely on construction plans with clients, architects and other professionals
Develop design ideas using AutoCAD / Revit
Produce structural calculations in steel, concrete, timber and masonry
Carry out site inspections
Attend project meetings in house or on site
Ideally, we are looking for a candidate with at least 5 years’ post-graduation experience gained working on commercial, educational and residential developments. Also experience in reinforced concrete structures and drainage design would be desirable.
Academic & Professional Qualifications Requirements
Hold accredited MEng or BEng degree in civil or structural engineering
Be looking to become or be in the process of becoming Chartered
Associate-Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers would also be advantageous
Relevant industry experience, with a direct emphasis on buildings and structural/civil engineering
Experience of working with AutoCAD, BIM / REVIT / TEDDS / TEKLA
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to manage own workload within agreed time scales
Assist with general office duties when other staff require help
Be able to work effectively under pressure, to deadlines and as part of a team
Full UK driving license
Ability to represent the practice in a professional and friendly manner in a variety of circumstances