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Job Title Structural Engineer
Location Heanor, Derbyshire, england, United Kingdom
Department Engineering
Salary TBC
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  • To design a wide range of bespoke products ensuring compliance with client specifications, legislative requirements, quality and HSE standards.
  • To work independently or as part of a team to develop new or existing products that meet the mechanical technical requirements of form, fit and function.
  • To provide a professional structural engineering service to the business and so interface with customers and suppliers to ensure activities are completed to meet or improve program, cost and quality expectations.
  • To Provide a point of contact for support and advice to other members of the design team and across the company as a whole




  • Preparation of structural calculations over a number of disciplines in support of detail design schemes
  • Perform concept and detail design work applying acoustic, dynamic, mechanical, and thermo-fluid principles to generate optimum customer solutions
  • Carry out and take responsibility for structural inspection site survey activities
  • Produce sketch drawings of design concepts in sufficient detail to enable production of detail design definition drawings
  • Use IT packages effectively in the course of engineering activities (excel, word, mathcad, CAD, etc.)
  • Interpret engineering drawings
  • Generate concise and presentable sketches and reports for issue to a range of customers
  • Interpret and implement engineering specifications and standards
  • Self development to meet new requirements
  • Manage project timescales and achieve or improve deadlines
  • Provide progress status reports to line management on a regular basis and work to achieve or improve company and customer objectives of program, cost and quality
  • Provide a structural resource for other departments
  • Work in accordance with the company standard business processes
  • Hazard identification and risk reduction
  • Drawing sign off with prior approval of the Chief Engineer / Design Manager
  • Presentation of Technical information and procedures both internally and direct to customer
  • Providing technical point of contact direct to the customer and sub-contract resource


  • Work on own initiative in a team environment
  • Take on Role as lead structural Engineer on contracts to support team of Design Engineers assigned to said contract.
  • Responsible to the Design Manager for all aspects of the structural design and integrity of the company’s range of products
  • To lead by example on the structural  discipline and operate to the highest engineering professional code of conduct
  • To identify and implement improvement initiatives, including design and process, within the department and the business as a whole
  • To liaise with other departments in achieving the departmental and business goals
  • To Liaise with External design resource and provide principal point of contact for technical queries
  • To guide, mentor, supervise and develop junior staff on an ongoing basis


  • Structural / Civil Engineering Degree



  • Good pass grades at Advanced level mathematics and physics
  • IStructE corporate membership


  • Experience in a responsible structural engineering position
  • Understanding of structural engineering principles
  • Good understanding of fabrication design details
  • Experience of working to structural design codes
  • Experience of working to structural design software / tools
  • Familiar with the requirements of the Construction Design and Management regulations



  • Experience with the Cullum's Product & Procedures
  • Knowledge of acoustic and noise control principles
  • Design of fabrication details
  • Practical use of design techniques of hazard identification and risk reduction
  • Familiar with the requirements of European directives such as the Machinery directive and ATEX


  • Commitment to continued professional development in conjunction with the Company Vision Statement, Departmental Mission Statements, Cullum Competency Framework, recognised professional standards and the changing requirements of the organisation. 


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