Design Engineer

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    £38k - 45k per year

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    Lucy Patterson

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    07973 786995

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    4 months ago

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Job title: Design Engineer

Location: Nottinghamshire – Nottingham, Newark, Grantham, Lincoln, Chesterfield, Derby, Sheffield, Doncaster, Spalding Loughborough, Leicester, Corby

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable to £45,000

The company:

A market leading business with experience across every sector of the construction industry is looking for a Design Engineer to join their team.

This is a company that is a leading force within the Offsite Construction industry, with the expertise to deliver high quality, cost effective buildings across commercial, retail, hospitality and education sectors.

You will be joining a progressive business and a positive culture where you will be afforded opportunities to grow and develop your career with the business.

The Role:

As Design Engineer you will be supporting the Design and Technical team, initially on two large residential projects.

You will have project involvement from the initial design development through to delivery of the project on site. You will be reviewing design drawings, assisting with technical coordination to ensuring buildability and seamless construction in the factory environment.

You will be providing technical support to the site teams and external consultants to resolve technical issues during the installation phase. It is likely that 50% of your time will be spent in the office and 50% out on site.   

About you:

  • Previous experience in a design related environment, preferably within an Engineering or Architectural consultancy
  • Knowledge of fire safety, fire protection, groundworks and steel frame construction essential
  • Educated to HNC/HND level in a construction related discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years post qualification experience
  • Able to co-ordinate with all members of the design team, site teams and wider business
  • Able to work with external consultants
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literate

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker for more information.

Key Skills: Design,Design Engineer, Engineering consultancy, Civils, Drainage, Groundworks, Structural, Steel Frame, Offsite Construction, Modular, MMC, Modern Methods of Construction