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October 14, 2019

Experienced Engineer Position in Oxford

AKSWard Oxford is looking for an experienced engineer with a keen interest in working on a wide range of smaller projects.

The successful candidate will be expected to take over existing clients and introducers, with a view to maintaining these contacts and developing new ones to expand the workload of the team.

Our small works team delivers projects with a build cost ranging from £30k to £2m, with a typical annual turnover of £300k, which we are keen to increase. Work covers contemporary and historic buildings and includes high-end residential new builds, conversions and extensions, together with significant and regular church redevelopment projects with specialist Architects. The team provides a significant contribution to the overall success of the company.

The successful delivery of smaller projects requires a broad set of skills and abilities which include:

  • Analysis and design in all common building materials and techniques

  • Hand sketching/drawing and use of AutoCAD

  • Working independently or as part of a small team

  • Commercial Awareness

  • Strong written and oral communication

  • Client Liaison and Development

The team works mostly within Oxfordshire with clients including Oxford University Estates, the Oxford Colleges, large local building surveying groups, local architects and when required can provide support to other offices within the company.

The successful candidate will ideally be a Chartered Structural Engineer.

The Company promotes close collaboration between the teams in our five offices creating opportunity for engagement and experience with our specialist teams across the company.

We offer flexible, rewarding work packages tailored towards career progression and support individual development through training, company wide activities and mentoring to develop your skills. We pay institution membership fees for a single institution and run approved graduate training schemes supported by IStructE / ICE.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are encouraging every staff member in their personal and professional growth.

Salary   £competitive + benefits   |    Email  oxfordrecruit@aksward.com
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