Trainee Structural Engineer


To plan, design and manage structural design projects, ensuring the structures are safe and economic.


Team worker:

  • Work under the guidance of and take direction from senior structural and civil engineering colleagues
  • Participate as a member of the Concertus team supporting colleagues and working collaboratively to develop the business
  • Work flexibly to support delivery across the service
  • Take ownership of own personal development
  • Liaise with Architects and other professional staff as directed in developing designs


Customer service:

  • Answer client and contractor queries where able and refer queries on to qualified colleagues where necessary
  • Maintain a professional appearance and standard of conduct


Business delivery:

  • Create engineering drawings and models using CAD packages
  • Undertake civil engineering design under the guidance of Senior Engineers
  • Assist / Undertake engineering calculations by hand and using software
  • Assist / Prepare building regulations and undertaker submissions
  • Assist / Prepare technical reports
  • Assist / Asses the environmental impact and risks connected


BIM roles and responsibilities:

  • Maintain and receive information into the information model
  • Configure information for project outputs
  • Populate the information exchange format for the information model
  • Production of design outputs related to a discipline-specific, package-based or time-based task
  • Undertake clash detection process and report to design team lead



  • Create a positive and professional first impression of Concertus
  • Deal with all contacts professionally


Measures of success:

  • Feedback from team members/line manager
  • Contribution to service
  • Performance Objectives
  • Team performance
  • Service improvements suggested
  • Accuracy and timeliness of support
  • Efficiency of systems and processes
  • Service delivered within budget and to agreed targets
  • Feedback from staff and managers Service delivery performance indicators
  • Customer feedback
  • Directors feedback


It’s essential that you have:

  • GSCEs in at least four subjects at Grade B or above including English and Maths
  • At least 3 A Levels (Maths and Physics preferable) or BTECs worth at least 96 UCAS points
  • A passion for Structural Engineering
  • Motivation to succeed


How you act:

  • Team worker – You work collaboratively with your team to achieve better outcomes for customers
  • Service deliverer – You focus on delivering a service that provides great outcomes for our customers
  • Customer focused – you put the customer first
  • Shows initiative – you come up with ways of improving how we do things
  • Well organised – you prioritise your work to get things done
  • Willing to learn – you want to acquire new skills that will support you in your role
  • Flexible attitude – you are prepared to work flexibly to deliver the service

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