Chartered Structural Engineer (Surveying)

South West Region

Description

We are looking for a Chartered Structural Engineer with several years experience in building defects diagnostics. Digital technology is at the heart of all that we do. This enables us to provide a high quality, highly efficient service to our clients. The successful candidate will embrace the benefits of new, innovative technology and bring new ideas to our business, to help shape our future.

DUTIES:

  • Inspection of all types of buildings and structures and the preparation of digital reports, live on site
  • Preparation of specifications for remedial works
  • Providing technical support for Buildings Insurance claims, including subsidence, fire and storm damage
  • Reporting to the Director of Surveying and providing progress reports
  • Developing new ideas to help shape the future of the business

EDUCATION/KNOWLEDGE:

  • Chartered Civil/Structural Engineer MIStructE or MICE (essential)
  • Extensive post graduate experience in the inspection and reporting on structural defects (essential)
  • Historic Buildings experience (desired)
  • Excellent knowledge of traditional and non-traditional construction (essential)
  • Expert Witness experience (desired)
  • Proficient in IT systems (essential)
  • Buildings Insurance claims experience (desired)

KEY ATTRIBUTES/SKILLS:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Confident
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Passionate about new technologies and progressive change
  • Technically excellent
  • Car owner and UK driving licence 

SYSTEMS CAPABILITY:

  • All aspects of Microsoft Office
  • Familiar with Apple Mac systems
  • GoReport (training will be provided)

 

To apply please send a copy of your CV to [email protected] 

Excellent service at such short notice would recommend
Dawn Doyle - September 2020
We have been most impressed with the service you provided when a structural survey was carried out on our future home. We would highly commended you to anyone.
Suzanne Parry - April 2019
Excellent prompt structural survey report produced for me. Details as to remedial works given with rough costings as well which is very helpful for me as I'm selling my property. Would recommend and use again.
Fiona Morrison - August 2018
We found your service prompt from initial contact to receiving the final report. The visit by Andrew was informative, unobtrusive and extremely useful. He was friendly, pleasant and kept us fully informed throughout the survey, providing us with his initial thoughts and the reasons for the them. The report was concise, professional, informative and provided us with precisely the information needed and putting our concerns in perspective. I would happily recommend your services to other people.
Peter O'Dowd - April 2018
Excellent service. Quick to respond to emails. We received our report the next morning, which was: detailed, included photographs of the property and easy to understand. We would use this company again.
Sarah Wood - June 2020
Fab service all round. From the minute I made the initial enquiry through to receiving the report the service was excellent. I would really recommend.
Sue Holden - August 2020
Very good and efficient service. Prompt response via e-mail and had our structural calculations done very speedily.
Claire Jones - November 2017
I thought the service excellent. Initial contact response the same evening, early appointment for survey within a few days, reasonable price and immediate very clear understandable verbal interpretation of findings followed by comprehensive written report with valuable additional references to appropriate building regulations the following day. Our later follow up query also received a very prompt helpful response. Highly recommended.
Janet Conway - April 2018
Prompt professional service that goes that extra mile. I would not hesitate in recommending this company & will use them again.
Paulette Griffin - November 2019
Highly recommend this company very prompt & professional service Very friendly staff. Our surveyor Andrew was very helpful & informative With our queries got our report back within 24hours as stated can’t thank them enough
Chris McCallister - March 2021