Senior Engineer – Structural Buildings

  •  Plymouth
  •   Market related £ / Year
  •   Full Time
  •   Permanent
  •   Job Reference SFSED4

As part of the major infrastructure programme underway at the Devonport site, VGC are recruiting Senior Engineer – Structural Buildings for a Tier 1 main contractor who are delivering substantial upgrades to existing infrastructure that will support the future capability of the Royal Navy and the UK’s Defence Nuclear Enterprise. 

Due to continued growth the position of Senior Engineer Structural Buildings A & B has become available to join our successful team based in Plymouth.

The Devonport project based in Plymouth is a capital portfolio at the heart of ensuring the security of the country through future proofing the UK’s continuous at sea deterrent. 

Potential candidates must be able to obtain and retain Security Clearance to be able to be considered.

The role is based in Plymouth with Hybrid working available.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a career enhancing project where you will be a welcomed member of the wider team.

This position has a competitive salary dependant on skills and experience, in addition to a fantastic benefits package including pension contribution matched up to 10%, a day off for your birthday and a dedicated professional development budget.

Role Requirements

  • Civil/Structural Engineering (predominantly buildings experience)
  • Seismic Design (preferable)
  • Management of sub-contractors/consultants
  • A minimum of a Batchelor’s Degree in Structural/Civil Engineering
  • Preferred Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council.
  • Champions Sustainability Safety, Health and Environment by putting personal safety and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do and helping the environment and communities to thrive
  • Having integrity by always doing the right thing in the right way
  • Must be customer focussed by striving for excellence through understanding, anticipating and meeting their needs
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