Senior Civil / Structural Engineer
The civil/structural engineer at the port plays a pivotal role in designing, analysing, and overseeing projects from concept through to installation. The engineer will be part of a specialised Port Civil Engineering team, which is part of the ports multidiscipline Engineering group.
Civil/Structural Design and Analysis:
- Develop and execute civil/structural designs for port facilities, ensuring compliance with industry standards and safety regulations.
- Conduct structural analysis using analytical techniques and software tools to assess load-bearing capacities and integrity of new and existing structures.
Site Assessments and Inspections:
- Perform on-site assessments to evaluate the condition of port structures, identifying potential issues and proposing corrective actions.
- Conduct regular inspections to ensure adherence to design specifications and safety protocols.
- Work collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams, including architects, mechanical engineers, and project managers, to integrate civil/structural engineering components seamlessly.
- Provide technical input during project planning, contributing to the development of comprehensive engineering solutions.
- Offer technical guidance to construction teams, addressing queries and ensuring the proper implementation of engineering designs
- Collaborate with contractors to resolve construction-related challenges and optimize project timelines.
- Conduct feasibility studies for proposed civil engineering projects, evaluating cost estimates, potential risks, and benefits.
- Provide recommendations based on feasibility assessments to support decision-making processes.
Compliance and Regulations:
- Stay updated on relevant industry codes, standards, and regulations, ensuring all engineering activities align with legal requirements.
- Collaborate with regulatory authorities to obtain necessary permits and approvals for construction projects.
- Stay informed about emerging trends and technologies in civil and structural engineering, integrating innovative practices into project designs.
- Actively participate in professional development opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge.
- Effectively communicate complex engineering concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
- Collaborate with clients, contractors, and internal teams to address concerns, provide updates, and ensure project alignment with expectations.
Degree qualified in Civil / Structural Engineering with MICE / MIStructE working towards chartered status
Full UK Driving Licence
Ability to manage your workload and supervise others concurrently
Fully conversant with Civil/Structural CAD/Analysis software tools
Fully conversant with developing first principle Civil/Structural hand calculations.
Fully conversant with developing, reviewing and approving technical drawings
A proactive approach, with the ability to manage multiple requests simultaneously and effectively
Strong organisational, forward-planning and stakeholder management skills
Exceptional attention to detail and interpersonal skills