Senior Structural Engineer

£42,000 - £52,000 per annum
02 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
NHBC has a unique opportunity available for a Senior Structural Engineer to join the team. The role is a home based position in the West Midlands, South East England or London area . We are offering a salary of £42,000 - £52,000 per annum . Our purpose is to work with the house building industry to raise the standards of new homes and provide protection for homeowners. Homes are at the heart of all our lives and our employees are proud to be making a difference to improving the standards of house building in the UK. Being an independent non-profit distributing company with no shareholders enables us to focus on our mission. NHBC is the home warranty provider of choice, we currently insure over 1.6m homes, with a market share of approximately 80%. The UK continues to see an increase in the number of new homes being built. Join us and we’ll offer constant challenge and ample scope to build a career in a refreshingly open, inspiring and friendly environment. About the Senior Structural Engineer role: Joining a multi-discipline team of engineers and surveyors, this hugely varied role will see you take responsibility for assessing building regulation and warranty applications on a wide variety of residential and mixed schemes. On top of that, you will assist developers, architects & builders, provide site support, undertake forensic investigations, liaise with customers and much more. Working from home, you can also look forward to real flexibility, plus an excellent work/life balance. You will enjoy a high level of responsibility as well as autonomy but with the full support of a dedicated management network. Our ideal Senior Structural Engineer : As a Chartered Engineer you will have full membership of an appropriate recognised professional institution, (MICE, MIStructE). You should possess substantial construction industry experience, knowledge of the housing and commercial sectors as well as an in-depth understanding of superstructure, foundation and geotechnical design. You will be able to work with the minimum of supervision with good communication, interpersonal skills and a proven commercial awareness. You will also be IT literate with experience of relevant software applications. Travel to customer sites as required so a full driving licence is essential. We offer our Senior Structural Engineer a fantastic benefits package - £42,000 - £52,000 (dependant on experience, home location and including remote worker allowance) - 6% bonus. - Company car. - 25 days pa annual leave with additional days for long service. - Pension scheme accredited to Pension Mark Plus standards (up to 10.5% of salary employer contribution) with life assurance of 4 x salary. - Partially funded private medical insurance. - Tax efficient childcare vouchers and cycle purchase scheme - High street discounts and preferential gym rates. - Employee assistance programme. Click ‘apply’ today for the opportunity to join the UK’s leading independent standard-setting body and provider of warranty and insurance for new homes as our Senior Structural Engineer. NHBC is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities. We are a corporate signatory to WISE and the Women in Finance Charter. We value diversity, understand our inclusive culture helps our business maintain its competitive advantage and aim to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to complement our team. This job was originally posted as