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Structural Engineer

Ref: ARV-6439


Structural Engineer

Timber and Steel structures


£24,000-45,000 (depending on experience – applications from new Graduates considered)

Full time, permanent

Key skills: Structural Engineer, Design Engineer, timber, CLT, cross laminated, glulam, LVL, mass timber, steel, Eurocode 5, Eurocode 3, hybrid, connections,

Are you a Structural Engineer with expertise in timber and steel structures? Join our client’s team and play a key role in the design of some great projects.

Do you possess the expertise in calculation for main member, connection, and temporary works?

Are you looking for a role as Structural Engineer where the projects you are designing are innovative, sustainable and good to look at?

We are working with a specialist supplier of structures using mass timber and structural steelwork, working in the Commercial, Residential and Educational sectors, who are seeking Structural Engineers for their Derby and/or London offices.  Experience is preferred but a Graduate with a strong emphasis on timber (likely to have studied at Edinburgh Napier or Coventry Universities if in the UK) would be considered.

As Structural Engineer you will be:

  • Designing and analysing structural steel and timber systems 
  • Carrying out feasibility studies and site inspections, assessing structural integrity
  • Collaborating with a range of stakeholders to develop design concepts
  • Preparing detailed drawings, specifications, and construction documents
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant building codes and standards
  • Performing calculations and simulations to evaluate load-bearing capacities

Are you:

  • Qualified to Masters degree level in Structural or Civil Engineering
  • Proven experience as a Structural Engineer with expertise primarily in steel and timber structures OR Graduate with the appropriate timber related modules covered in your course (applications will not be considered without this essential requirement)
  • Proficiency in industry-standard software (e.g., Tekla, Asta Powerproject or similar)
  • Good knowledge of British standards and/or Eurocodes 
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team
  • Professional accreditation with IStructE or ICE would be of particular benefit 


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, vision)
  • Opportunities for professional development and continuing education
  • Exciting and diverse project portfolio
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment
  • Work-life balance initiatives

If this looks like a good match for your skills, experience and career objectives, please apply today or get in touch with Sue Eustace or Annie Parker at ARV Solutions.

This employer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.

Tagged as: Design / Technical,

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