Structural Engineer

Location
Dartford
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 Sep 2021
Closes
10 Oct 2021
Ref
1772
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Structural Engineer

Hybrid working - Dartford Design Centre and working from home (talk to us about flexible, dynamic, job share and part time working options)

For more information on our transition to new ways of working, please follow the link: https://www.laingorourke.com/thinking/transitioning-to-a-new-way-of-working/

Do you have fundamental knowledge of structural engineering as well as a growth mentality and passion for a challenge? Then read on as this could be the perfect role for you:

Our 2025 Mission to become the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry is driven by innovation and with technical excellence in design, manufacturing and construction at its core.

Our Structural Solutions Design team have a unique opportunity to join our Design for Manufacture & Assembly (DfMA) team where you will be involved in all Laing O'Rourke tenders and projects from concept to construction. This involves design optioneering, structural assessment and client management to help lead our structural solutions on complex and exciting projects using state-of-the-art manufacturing, digital and construction techniques.

This role prioritises designing with sustainable and efficient Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) and focuses on both precast concrete and structural steel solutions.

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Experience with IStructE classifications for measuring embodied carbon and whole-life cycle analysis, and the ability to measure the embodied carbon of a structure or concept using the IStructE Embodied Carbon Measuring tool or otherwise.
  • Understanding of how different materials and procurement methods result in different embodied carbon values and how this can be used to improve the embodied carbon of a design.
  • Ideally you will be degree educated to Masters level, and actively working towards Chartered or Incorporated Member of IStructE / ICE
  • 2+ years' post graduate experience in the design of reinforced concrete and / or steel structures.
  • Consultancy / design office experience.

About us:

We are an international engineering and construction company delivering state-of-the-art infrastructure and buildings projects for clients in the UK, Middle East and Australia.

Certainty, reliability, quality - this is what our clients want. And at Laing O'Rourke, we have more than 150 years of experience delivering it.

Laing O'Rourke's story is one of energy, passion, ambition, people and teamwork. We harness the power of our experience, stretching back over a century and a half to deliver certainty for our clients.

Diversity & Sustainability:

We value and care about difference at Laing O'Rourke and believe a diverse team drives innovation.

We are a global multicultural business committed to the inclusion of all employees, enabling everyone to feel accepted, respected & valued for being themselves.

We have set out far-reaching global sustainability targets including a commitment to achieve equal numbers of men and women amongst our global staff by 2033. For more information, please visit: https://www.laingorourke.com/company/sustainability/diversity/

Additional:

We want to ensure our recruitment process is accessible to all. If you need the application form in an alternative format or you would like to know more about our recruitment process, please email

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