Civil / Structural Technician

September 19, 2023

Our client is a well-established Civil and Structural Consultancy Practice based in Chester-Le-Street, County Durham and Teesside working across all Sectors. Our growing and demanding workload dictates the need for a talented Civil / Structural Technician in our Teesside office, and to assist where required at the Chester-Le-Street office.

We offer the opportunity for further training and advancement opportunities for a technician looking for a long-term move.

We seek a candidate with the following attributes:

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Act with integrity, and due diligence.
  • The ability to work as part as a team both collaboratively and co-operatively.
  • Proven experience in the use of CAD to produce civil and/or structural engineering drawings including details in concrete, masonry, steelwork and timber.
  • Manage and document control in-coming/out-going models & drawing information.
  • Manage their workload and be accountable for ensuring that deliverables are of the necessary quality expected of them.
  • Ability to prepare models, drawings and details fit for purpose.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • The ability to respond quickly to changing circumstances whilst maintaining a clear view of overall priorities.
  • The ability to work under pressure and ensure deadlines are met, whilst delivering high quality work.
  • The ability to establish rapport and good working relationships within the project team and clients. Desirable Skills and Interest:
  • Project delivery and attention to detail.
  • Design coordination.
  • Knowledge and experience of BIM authoring applications such as Revit.
  • Reinforced Concrete Detailing.
  • Experience in Civil 3D.
  • Highways and drainage experience.
  • An interest in achieving IStructE/ ICE & gaining EngTech status.

Preferred Qualifications; Relevant qualification such as HNC, but not essential.

Location: The successful candidate will be predominantly based at our Teesside office.

There may be a requirement to work from our Chester-Le-Street Office on occasion.

The successful candidate will be expected to visit project sites throughout the UK as and when required.

Contract Type: Permanent – Full time 37.5 hours per week with a flexible working scheme. 

Salary & Benefits:

  • Very competitive salary package, dependent upon experience.
  • We offer a flexible time working scheme in which up to 12 additional days leave can be taken throughout the year.
  • Following 12 months service we offer a modest bonus scheme twice yearly, subject to business and personal performance.
  • 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Pension scheme contribution.
Contact Name
Kieran Lightfoot
Employment Type
AM Recruitment
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Company size
50-100 employees
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