Graduate Design Engineer - structural/civil

  • Vacancy Title
  • Graduate Design Engineer - structural/civil
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Groundforce
  • Location
  • Harlow
  • Closing Date
  • 25/10/2021
  • Job Description
  • We are currently looking for a motivated and passionate Graduate Engineer to join our Technical Team. The role is based in our offices in Harlow, offering a modern and lively working environment.

    The role involves the daily production of temporary works design schemes, offering support to other members of the Technical and Sales teams, to provide a 48-hour turnaround, whilst maintaining consistently high quality and accurate presentation.

    Our ideal candidate will have a good degree in Civil Engineering (or similar) and a good understanding of engineering principles. Relevant work experience is desirable but not essential as training will be provided. The ability to use AutoCAD software is also desirable. We are looking for a keen eye for detail and an eagerness to learn and be successful in this role.

    About Groundforce ……

    Groundforce has built a reputation as a first class market leader by developing six core business elements. Each division was formed to serve the construction industry by offering specialist solutions in shoring equipment, piling equipment, pipe stoppers, pressure testing, trenchless technology, temporary bridges and excavation training. A commitment to developing our vast product range means Groundforce’s customers can be certain of innovative products and a comprehensive service.

    We understand that all continued success rests firmly with our employees, and at Groundforce we have an ethos of putting people at the very core of our business. To ensure our first class service continues, we offer excellent career support and development for all our employees and believe this positive approach ultimately drives success through to our customers.

    Do you have the qualifications and skills to we are looking for?

    • Temporary works design experience is desirable but not essential
    • Degree level qualification in Civil/Structural Engineering is essential
    • Use of AutoCAD software
    • Use of Microsoft office suite
    • Some product knowledge is desirable however full product training will be given.
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • Temporary works experience desirable
    • Appreciation of geotechnical design