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Senior Design Engineer - Scotland


The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for the operation and management of a regional scaffold design department, including providing technical support to operation, preparation of all design calculations, drawings and records appertaining to site design requirements

Key Duties & Responsibilities;

  • Ability to produce scaffold design drawings, calculations, and design risk assessments 
  • Responsible for giving accurate advice to operations team on design solutions for construction and tenders
  • Ensure client queries are professionally and accurately responded to
  • Check and approve other designers work
  • Attend site visits/stakeholder meetings when necessary to provide engineering assistance to internal company supervisors and/or clients. Potential overnight stays if necessary.
  • Admin associated with managing the design process
  • Ensure design outputs meet CDM/health and safety/environmental compliance.
  • Assist with promoting best practice in scaffold design across the business.
  • Promote the Company including all other services to customers and 3rd parties where possible


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to plan and organise workload
  • Able to use AutoCAD 2D
  • Good level of knowledge and understanding of Civil Eng. Design and practice incl using Eurocodes and industry COPs
  • Knowledge of UK Health & Safety Legislation and practices
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in scaffolding, temporary works, or structural design
  • Experience working in construction, industrial, petrochemical environment
  • Suitable qualification in Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Attendance at site visits, meetings, occasional overnight stays
  • Keep up to-date with new products and improvements to existing systems.
  • Keep up to-date with industry standard and construction techniques.


Please submit a covering letter and CV to [Bitte aktivieren Sie Javascript]Once submitted you will be informed of the recruitment & selection process.

Closing date 31st January 2022