Northern Ireland

Job Type



£ 28,000

Job Opportunity: Graduate Structural Engineer

Location: Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland

Sector: Civil and Structural Engineering

Salary: £28,000 – £40,000 per annum

Holidays: 32 days (including Bank Holidays)

Other Benefits: Profit-related bonus scheme, Pension Scheme, Core office hours for flexibility


About the Company:

An established engineering consultancy, founded in 2014, specialises in providing bespoke design and project engineering services across Civil and Structural Engineering projects. With a presence in both the private and public sectors, the company has a track record of delivering high-quality projects across Europe, the USA, and the UK. As the organisation experiences significant growth, there is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Graduate Structural Engineer to join the team.

The Role:

Seeking a Graduate Structural Engineer to contribute to a variety of innovative and diverse structural engineering design projects. Key responsibilities include:

  • Structural Design: Develop structural designs using materials such as concrete, steel, masonry, and timber.
  • Software Utilisation: Employ AutoCAD and structural design software to create detailed designs.
  • Standards Compliance: Ensure all designs meet relevant British Standards and Eurocodes.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with senior engineers and technicians to deliver successful projects and enhance your skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Design Development: Assist in creating structural designs for various projects.
  2. Software Proficiency: Utilise AutoCAD and other structural design software effectively.
  3. Material Expertise: Work with different materials, including concrete, steel, masonry, and timber.
  4. Regulatory Compliance: Ensure designs adhere to British Standards and Eurocodes.
  5. Team Collaboration: Collaborate with senior engineers and technicians, contributing to team success and gaining professional experience.
  6. Client Interaction: Engage with clients as needed to understand their requirements and provide tailored solutions.

About You:

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Educational Background: A relevant degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Experience: Experience in a design consultancy is advantageous.
  • Software Skills: Proficiency with structural design software and familiarity with Revit or AutoCAD.
  • Standards Knowledge: Knowledge of British Standards and Eurocodes.
  • Communication Skills: Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • IT Proficiency: Excellent IT presentation skills and proficiency with MS 365 applications.

Why Join?

  • Career Development: A fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and advance your career within a growing consultancy.
  • Professional Growth: Work closely with senior engineers, gaining invaluable experience and knowledge.
  • Valued Input: Your professional opinions will be valued, and your contributions will be recognised.
  • Rewarding Work: Competitive salary, a bonus scheme, and flexible working conditions.


How to apply:

If you are looking for an engaging and rewarding role as a Graduate Structural Engineer, we encourage you to apply. Send your CV to Richard@blackfoxsolutions.co.uk or call 02890994111 and ask for Richard! 

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