Based in Belfast or Stockport with travel
Reporting to a Team Leader
Permanent, full-time employment

Who are we?

Fichtner Consulting Engineers Ltd is a leading technical consultancy with a reputation built on over 30 years of successful projects in the UK and Ireland. Our purpose is to facilitate the investment and delivery of energy infrastructure projects that positively influence the energy transition. Our success comes from the unique combination of skills and experience that continuously evolves. Our Engineers and Consultants support some of the most innovative energy projects across the UK and Ireland; providing design, intellectual, and engineering services to developers, investors, and owner-operators.

We are looking for a degree qualified senior civil/structural engineer to be responsible for the civils/structural element of industrial infrastructure construction, working as an integral part of our wider projects team. You will liaise directly with our clients, contractors, plant operators and suppliers, as necessary.

What are we looking for?

  • A good degree in either Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Have achieved or be actively working towards ICE or IStructE professional chartered membership
  • Recent technical experience gained with heavy civils projects, ideally in the renewables or waste sector
  • Experience of conducting quality inspections of materials and methods such as pre-formed and cast concrete structures and steelwork
  • A good understanding of foundation piling, environmental issues, building codes and geotechnical studies
  • The ability to produce and explain high quality technical reports and feasibility studies for clients
  • Comfortable in interpreting engineering drawings, design specifications and functional descriptions
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of CDM Regulations and risk assessments, able to identify quality issues and design risks;
  • Able to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary project team; and
  • A full driving licence for travel to sites/meetings.

What you can expect from us:

  •  A competitive salary and holiday package, with leading bonus scheme of 20% of salary
  • Opportunity to become a shareholder
  •  Significant training, development, and career growth opportunities
  •  Company electrical vehicle car leasing scheme
  • Private medical & life assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  •  Team and company social events
  •  Milestone scheme celebrating years spent as part of the Fichtner team!

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email with your CV and a brief cover letter to introduce yourself and let us know why you are a good for fit us.

When sending over your CV, please take a moment to review our privacy statement regarding how we process your personal data within our recruitment process.

Fichtner Consulting Engineers is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforces. Our aim is that our workforce will be truly representative of all sections of society and that each employee feels respected and able to give of their best every day.

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