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Structural Design Engineer

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Job Ref 10412
Division Structural Design Engineer
Sub Division Structural Design Engineer
Location Ireland
Salary Negotiable
Duration Permanent
Last updated 15/02/2016

Job Description

My client is one of Ireland’s leading construction companies. Founded in 1985, the company has a broad portfolio of construction projects across public and private sectors.Today the company operates throughout Ireland and the United Arab Emirates.

They are currently recruiting for the role of Structural Design Engineer to join their team in Dublin. The role will incorporate office and site based around the following set of skills and experience.

Working closely on construction plans with clients, architects, and construction teams
Analysing configurations of the basic structural components of a building or other structures;
Working out the loads and stresses on different parts of a structure
Considering the strength of various materials, e.g. timber, concrete, steel and brick, to see how their inclusion may necessitate a change of structural design;
Liaising with other designers, including architects, to agree on safe designs and their fit with the aesthetic concept of the construction;
Developing design ideas using CAD
Using computers and computer-aided design (CAD) technology for simulation purposes
Making drawings, specifications and computer models of structures for building contractors;
Liaising with construction contractors to ensure that newly erected buildings are structurally sound;
Applying expert knowledge of the forces that act on various structures;
Inspecting unsafe buildings and recommending options for repairs or demolition
Making sure that projects meet legal guidelines, environmental directives, and health and safety requirements
Preparing bids for tenders
Giving progress reports to clients and senior managers

Applicants for the role should have a Bachelors’ Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering with 5 or more years’ experience in Structural Engineering and Construction Management.

To apply for this position follow the link below or contact Owen McWilliams on 01 8899106 or by E-mail on, quoting reference number 10412.

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