Design Engineer - Derby
Entered: 20 Sept 2018
Our client and established precast concrete contractor wish to appoint a Design Engineer for their ongoing and upcoming projects due to a sustained period of growth
As a member of the Design Dept., the role is involved with the design and detailing of a walls/panels/cross-wall projects. The team includes Engineers and Technicians, and activities are based around projects being tendered and active schemes.
The Dept. provides structural input in support of this product group, liaising both internally and externally with clients and engineers.
The role requires the person to be a highly motivated individual with initiative, self-confidence, excellent communications skills, flexibility and adaptability, with the drive and ability to work under their own direction or within a small team of professionals. Be keen to develop their individual capability and that of the team. Lead by example, in terms of behaviour.
Ideally, a Graduate Engineer with experience of concrete design. Experience within a precast concrete environment would be beneficial.
Production of structural designs associated with precast concrete products.
Liaising With Internal and External Clients, Contractors and Consultants.
Supervision of CAD Technicians
Ensuring work output conforms to specifications and Standard/Code requirements
Providing design office support to production departments
Assist with drawing queries from estimating & commercial staff on technical matters regarding product use and manufacture
Managing the design function and external liaison on specific projects and maintaining project records
Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to the job.
Carry out any other reasonable request made by line manager to support departmental or company objectives.