Technical Moves | Graduate Engineer Bedfordshire

Graduate Engineer

Are you a graduate Civil or Structural Engineer with at least 18 months UK design experience? Are you interested in a design role working for a specialist design and temporary works team? Would you like to be part of a growing business with significant recent investment?


Your New Role

Our client is part of a larger international business and one of the leaders in the field of temporary works, roofing structures, events and scaffolding. Their Cambridgeshire office is within easy reach of Cambridge, Bedford, Huntingdon and Letchworth and due to recent investment is looking for talented people to join their team.

Job Description

Due to expansion, they are looking for a Structural Design Engineer or Graduate Engineer with at least 18 months UK design experience gained with a consultant, contractor, steelwork fabrication business or design and build company. You will part of a small but growing design team producing designs for temporary works, scaffolding, events and roofing structures.

This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate looking to work closely with a Chartered Structural Engineer, where you will gain experience dealing with steelwork, temporary works design, scaffolding and wind/imposed loading. As the business grows you will have the opportunity to be involved with a range of clients and projects across Europe, offering a design service undertaking temporary works designs for contractors, rock concert and sports events, seating and stage companies.

Key skills

  • HND or degree in structural engineering or similar
  • Prior design experience gained within Architecture, Civil & Structural Engineering,
  • Steelwork Fabrication or Construction
  • Steelwork, Temporary Works Design or design of wind / imposed loading would be beneficial, training can be provided
  • AutoCAD 2D and /or 3D

In return

You will be joining a growing team, initially working on temporary works and scaffolding but with view to future product design and involvement in a mix of structures for music concerts and sports events. A competitive salary between £30,000 - £35,000 is on offer, with excellent opportunity to build a career with an international business as it continues to grow.