Design Engineer

Location Birmingham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35000 - 40000 per year car or car allowance + benefits
Reference 12093351LB

Design Engineer

Birmingham, West Midlands

£35 - £40K + benefits + car / car allowance  


One of our main Tier one construction clients whose name is synonymous with large Civil Engineering schemes across Highways, Water and Built environment are developing their design team and as such are looking for a Design Engineer to join their established design team. The company have a healthy pipeline of work spanning multiple frameworks and large projects. As a Design Engineer with this company, you would benefit from working across a variety of schemes and providing engineering support across all divisions.  

The Role

As a Design Engineer you will be responsible for design and design checking services for a full range of temporary works requirements from excavations and working platforms to formwork, falsework & scaffolding. Site based TWCs & TWSs are also supported through participation in technical reviews, site visits where required and audits to check compliance with the temporary works procedure
You will be required to attend meeting and site visits to discuss design requirements for upcoming or live projects, you will also be involved in providing engineering and technical expertise for specific tenders.

You will assist in the production of design briefs and prepare and check design calculations of the wider team and external design partners.

You will be responsible for supervising the production of drawings or in some case producing the drawings and schedules from the design calculations. 

Create all designs and design checks within the agreed time scales

Utilise your strong working knowledge of CDM 2015 and the businesses construction business management system to ensure you achieve the correct standards of Safety, Quality and Environmental Management.

The company

Our Client is one of the UK’s main, full solution construction businesses that employees thousands of people nationwide. They operate in multiple sectors including Highways, Water, Construction, and Infrastructure. Their dedicated internal engineering consultancy provides an in-house technical service to the whole company.

Renumeration and benefits

£35K - £40K per annum

Car or car allowance (£5K)

Generous holiday allowance

Health Insurance

Above average Pension contributions

About you:

Are you a passionate and ambitious Design Engineer, who genuinely enjoys solving engineering problems and developing engineering solutions? Are you looking for a varied and challenging role at a company that values it’s employees and takes pride in providing high quality service? Do you have a degree or HND/HNC in Civil or Structural Engineering? Do you have experience in temporary works design? Are you looking for a role that will provide work on a variety of projects including construction, water, and other frameworks?

If so, this could be the next career move for you!

Next Steps

Please contact with your CV immediately as the client is keen to start interviews at the beginning of October!

Ganymede is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation