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CIVIL / Structural Engineering Technician

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Job Location: Congleton, Cheshire

An enthusiastic civil/structural engineering technician is required, wishing to take the next step within their career path. As part of Gladmans ongoing development programme, the ‘in house’ engineering team require an experienced technician with working knowledge within the field of BIM/ Revit modelling, as well as the collaborative data environment to meet the requirements of PAS1192. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious technician to progress their career and become part of a multi-disciplined team. The role will involve the detailing and design of civil/ structural elements to assist the construction of multi million pound projects within the Adlington portfolio.

We are seeking suitable candidates who can undertake the following day to day duties:

  • Comply with designers duties under the CDM Regulations
  • Liaise with other members of the design/ construction team
  • Liaise with ‘in house’ contracts/ site managers, including answering of any associated site queries
  • Assisting the buying team to provide structural packages for costing along with responding to associated queries
  • Structural detailing in steel, concrete, masonry and timber
  • Site visits during construction works
  • Structural detailing of foundations as well as any retaining/ sub structures (including reinforced concrete detailing and scheduling)
  • Supporting other members of the design team to further develop the Revit capability within the business
  • Liaising with the multi-disciplined design team and co-ordinate the CAD/ Revit detailing on each project
  • Assist other CAD technicians on technical/construction details and undertake QA reviews
  • Supporting and mentoring junior staff

Qualifications and experience – Essential Skills

  • A minimum HNC in civil/ structural engineering (or equivalent)
  • A minimum of 6 years of post-qualification experience in civil/ structural engineering, 2 years of which should be within the Revit/ BIM/ CDE environment
  • Detailed knowledge of structural detailing and construction techniques
  • Working knowledge of relevant UK and European codes of practice
  • Good experience of using AutoCAD and/or Revit software
  • Working towards chartership of the Institution of Structural Engineers (or equivalent)
  • UK driving license
  • Experience of working on multi million pound developments
  • Computer skills and use of Word, excel and office suite software packages

Qualifications and experience – Desirable Skills

  • Structural engineering design experience would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of earthworks modelling and associated cut/ fill volumes
  • Experience of civil/ drainage engineering


If you are interested in this position please apply by email in confidence to Chris Rye c.rye@adlington.co.uk supplying your current CV and examples of work.

Strictly no Agencies.



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