Senior Civil / Structural Engineer

About us

Alan Wood & Partners has a fantastic opportunity for talented Senior Civil / Structural Engineer to join the business in our team operating from our Scarborough Office.

Apart from working with great colleagues who are passionate about what they do, you will be joining a growing, market leading business which prides itself on developing individuals to achieve their full potential and offers exceptional personal development and career progression opportunities.

We pride ourselves on our aspirations of being the consultant of choice, the partner to work with, and the place to work. With a strong commitment to delivering excellence in engineering solutions, we strive to provide the highest level of service to our clients across various industries.

We foster a collaborative and innovative work environment, encouraging our team members to think creatively and take on challenging projects.

The role

As an experienced Senior Engineer within the civil and structural team, your primary focus will be to undertake civil / structural engineering design, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.

The ideal candidate will be able to use their skills and knowledge to add value to a wide range of construction projects across the complete construction spectrum. Current projects include Schools, Colleges & Universities, Commercial, Residential, Industrial, Petrochemical, Food and Energy.

You will contribute to and oversee the production of technical drawings, calculations, and specifications, collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to develop integrated design solutions. You will be expected to mentor and provide technical guidance to junior engineers, maintain high technical standards and build and maintain strong relationships with clients and stakeholders.

You will be required to plan your work in a structured manner, working with colleagues in addressing peaks and troughs in resource demand, and help to prioritise project delivery.

Required for the position

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:

  • You should be proactive, self-motivated, enthusiastic and engaging team player
  • A bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering (a master's degree would be an advantage)
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in civil & structural engineering, with a focus on designing and delivering complex projects
  • Working towards Chartered Engineer status with a relevant professional body
  • Proficiency in using industry-standard software for structural analysis and design
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant codes and regulations
  • Effective communication abilities, both written and verbal, to engage with clients and team members
  • Full UK driving licence.

Our Benefits

At Alan Wood and Partners, we offer a supportive and inclusive working “family” that encourages professional growth and development. As a valued member of our team, you will have access to:

  • Exciting and challenging projects that will enhance your skill set and broaden your expertise
  • Opportunities for career advancement and progression within our organisation
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with your experience and qualifications
  • A collaborative and dynamic work culture, where your contributions are recognised and appreciated
  • Continuous learning and professional development opportunities
  • Access to Alan Wood & Partners’ ‘AWYou’ benefits portal (C2W, flexible working, employee discounts scheme, healthcare discounts)
  • Market leading pension scheme, including up to 8.68% employer contribution, with 6x death in service life insurance cover
  • Professional membership support, including membership subscription fees for qualifying organisations
  • Potential for flexible / hybrid working
  • Excellent holiday entitlement with Holiday Trading and Birthday Leave
Submit your CV to apply

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Alan Wood & Partners are an Equal Opportunities employer.