Senior Civil and Structural Designer

Job Title: Senior Civil and Structural Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, England
Salary: £30 - £33 per hour
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: 77491
Contact Name: Clarke Woollam
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2018 19:10

Job Description

Senior Civil and Structural Designer

NES Global Talent are currently working with a large provider of professional services who are looking to engage with a degree qualified Senior Civil and Structural Designer. The successful candidate must be competent in the use of CAD, AutoCAD and Microstation V8i and will join their North West office on a contract basis. The role will involve detail design for a number of Brownfield and oil and gas chemical modification projects (UK and overseas).

Core Responsibilities:
  • 2D drawing and detailing of Structural Steelwork, Concrete (including RC scheduling) and roads/drainage.
  • Independent production of Civil and Structural drawings with reference to LFM Cloud surveys using Microstation and AutoCAD with true regard to Safety and in compliance with national and Client Codes & Standards.
  • Efficient interpretation of Clients, Licensors, other design disciplines and suppliers information to ensure project deadlines are met in a timely manner.
  • Participation in internal and external design reviews.
  • Occasional site visits in North and East of England. 
Specific Accountabilities to include some or all of:
  • Efficiently executing CAD design activities as directed by the Project Lead Designer and Lead CSA Engineer.
  • Estimate man hour budget.
  • Liaise with Clients, Licensors, other design disciplines and suppliers on technical matters on a regular basis and in a professional manner.
  • Safety – responsible for personal safety safe working practices for the Project. Understand and follow OH&S procedures.   
Qualifications, Technical and Industry Experience:
  • HND/HNC or higher in Civil and Structural Design/Draughting.
  • Microstation and AutoCAD (essential).
  • 4-5 Design project minimum experience.
  • Broad expertise in Pipe Supports concrete, infrastructure and steelwork.
  • Candidates also competent in PDMS will be an advantage.