Senior CS&A Designer

  • Location

    Moor Row, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Craig Mean

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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We have an opportunity for a Senior Civil, Structural and Architectural Designer to join our client based in Cumbria. Please see details below for more information

Proposed Responsibilities
Your responsibilities will include:
Delivery of complete design concepts from basic scheme definition.
Production of plans, sections, details & design documents using the appropriate software.
Checking of drawings, technical specifications, schedules, reports method statements.
Co-ordinate and supervise structural assessments and surveys (condition/measurement etc).
Collaborative multi-discipline design & client / stakeholder liaison.
Responsible for ensuring drawings conform to the appropriate standards and procedures.
Attend technical meetings to present and defend technical issues.
Understand design calculations and develop GA's, sections, details and specifications to detailed level output from a minimum of information without supervision.
Oversee Junior members of the team and mentor/develop their core skills.

Qualifications and Comments
Educational Professional Qualifications Required:
HNC qualified in Civil/Structural engineering or demonstrable equivalent underpinning knowledge and understanding.
Ten years or more experience in a civil and structural design role having direct influence over design practices and outcomes.
Ability to demonstrate their capability of producing GA's, details and structural drawings.
Expert in the use of the latest version of AutoCAD and associated software, with the ability to work unsupervised.
Working knowledge of Revit.
Significant knowledge and understanding of British Standards.
Proven track record in the delivery of Civil/Structural design with the ability to monitor their own man-hour spend against estimates.
Significant experience in detailing of reinforced concrete and structural steelwork.
Possess leadership qualities suitable for small project teams and oversee designer grade staff in a project specific role.
Ability to work effectively as a team member and engage in constructive dialogue with clients and other design teams.
Awareness of applicable codes and safety legislation and how they should be applied.
Excellent verbal and written communication, and report writing skills.
Ability to achieve P4 pass holder status and a minimum of SC clearance is essential.