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We are a well-established structural and civil engineering consultancy operating from three offices in Gloucester, London and Henley on Thames.  Our continued development has resulted in a number of exciting opportunities within our three offices.

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Structural Engineer
Henley on Thames

We are recruiting an experienced Structural Engineer for our Henley on Thames office.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious structural engineer to play a significant role in the continuing development of our dynamic company. 

You will have:

  • 5+ year’s experience across a wide range of sectors

  • A BEng or MEng Civil / Structural Engineering or Engineering Design and be a member of the relevant body such as the IStructE. 

  • Working towards chartershipor the ambition to do so.

  • Experience of building structures and a knowledge of steel, concrete, timber and load bearing masonry structures

  • The ability to design to British Standards or Eurocodes. 

  • Experience with computer software is desirable – notably TEKLA Structural Designer, Robot and TEDDS.

  • Experience across a variety of sectors such as commercial, educational and residential. 

  • Excellent communication skills with a positive working attitude.

Have a look at the Project section for examples of our recent projects.

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive starting salary with annual salary review

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used

  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)

  • Support with ICE / IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level

  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service

  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

 

If this sounds like the career opportunity you are seeking, please send your CV and a covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com

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Graduate Civil Engineer
Gloucester & Henley on Thames

Outstanding job opportunity for Graduate Civil Engineers.  We are looking for ambitious, creative and hard working Graduate Civil Engineers to join our growing structural and civil engineering consultancy in Gloucester and Henley on Thames.

About Us

At Simpson TWS, we know our organisation is only as good as the talent we have in our team, so we make sure the graduates who join us are valued, supported in their development and well rewarded.

We have 3 offices in Gloucester, Henley on Thames and London so we are large enough to provide excellent career development opportunities and a friendly and engaging work environment to suit everyone but small enough to give you the opportunity to take ownership of projects and to allow the Senior Management Team to get to know you and your achievements well. 

We work with a variety of clients including household names such as Whitbread (we work with them on many Premier Inns), Merlin Entertainments (including Legoland and other large theme parks), Costa, JD Wetherspoon, Taylor Wimpey and Galliard as well as valuable private clients. This means we can provide you with a wide variety of experience as you launch your career.


For more information on our recent projects, have a look at the Projects page.

We are well established, having been around since 1969, with long experience of helping graduates develop their full potential.

The Role

You will work on all aspects of projects, from conceptual scheme design through to construction on site, as well as managing relationships with clients, contractors and design teams. Day to day, you will be modelling, designing using cutting edge software – including AutoCAD, Revit, Microdrainage and more, report writing and liaising with contractors and clients. You will be supported with on-the-job training and mentoring from our team of industry-leading professionals, who will aid you in your professional development and working towards ICE / IStructE qualifications.

What you’ll need

  • You will be a recent graduate with at least a 2:1 Bachelors or Masters in Civil Engineering

  • You will be a confident individual with excellent communication skills

  • You will be team player who is comfortable working collaboratively

  • You will be a creative problem solver who enjoys sharing ideas

Benefits

  • Competitive starting salary with regular salary reviews to reflect your development

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used

  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)

  • Assistance with ICE / IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level

  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service

  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

If this sounds like the career opportunity for you,  please send your CV and a covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com

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Apprentice Civil Engineer
Henley on Thames 

Our continued development means we are looking for enthusiastic and ambitious ‘A’ Level or BTEC school leavers to join our organisation. Join us for a career in a highly-respected organisation and play a major role in our continued success.

We are a well-established structural and civil engineering consultancy based in Henley-on-Thames.  We undertake high profile commercial and residential development projects, including new builds, refurbishments and extensions.  We have a broad client base including valuable private clients and long standing relationships with major national clients such as Whitbread plc, Merlin Entertainments, Marston’s Inns and Taverns, Costa Coffee, Galliard and Cala as well as high value private clients. Take a look at the Projects page for more information. 

                                                                                                                      

 You will start as a trainee engineer and have the opportunity to take up a degree apprenticeship in the new academic year. A degree apprenticeship combines the undergraduate university experience with paid employment and work experience. You will gain a civil engineering degree from University of West London, attending university 1 day a week for 4 years with zero student debt. More information on the degree :

 https://www.uwl.ac.uk/for-business/apprenticeships/applicants/our-apprenticeships/degree-apprenticeship-civil-engineering

Ideal candidates will be aiming for 3 good ‘A’ Levels including at least a B in Maths or Engineering BTEC with the higher maths module and will be looking for a dynamic workplace that provides an outstanding career opportunity. You will have good communication skills, be able to work flexibly in a team and be a hard worker.

Your role will entail working on all aspects of projects from scheme design, through to construction on site and managing client relationships. You will have the opportunity to work in both civil and structural engineering disciplines and specialise accordingly. You will be supported with on-the-job training and mentoring from our team of experienced, industry-leading professionals at our office in the centre of Henley on Thames.

Benefits

  • Competitive starting salary with regular salary reviews to reflect your development

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used

  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)

  • Assistance with ICE / IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level

  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service

  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

 

If this sounds like the work environment and career opportunity you are seeking then we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com

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Senior Structural Engineer
London

We are recruiting a Senior Structural Engineer for our London office.  This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious structural engineer to play a significant role in the continuing development of our dynamic company. 

You will have:

  • 5+ year’s experience across a wide range of sectors

  • A BEng or MEng Civil / Structural Engineering or Engineering Design and be a member of the relevant body such as the IStructE. 

  • Chartership or working towards chartership.

  • A knowledge of steel, concrete, timber and load bearing masonry structures

  • The ability to design to British Standards or Eurocodes. 

  • Experience with computer software is desirable – notably TEKLA Structural Designer, Robot and TEDDS.

  • A breadth of experience across all sectors. Typical projects include multi-storey framed buildings (steel and concrete up to 18+ storeys), commercial, educational and residential. 

  • Some experience of conceptual design, project management including programming works, directing, prioritising and mentoring other team members will also be beneficial.

  • Excellent communication skills with a positive working attitude.

  • Have a look at the Projects page for examples of our recent projects.

Benefits:

  • Competitive starting salary with annual salary review

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used

  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)

  • Support with ICE / IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level

  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service

  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

 

If this sounds like the career opportunity you are seeking, please send your CV and a covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com

NO AGENCIES

 
 

Civil Engineer
Gloucester & Henley on Thames

We are recruiting experienced Civil Engineers to build our teams in our Henley on Thames and Gloucester offices. We offer excellent career prospects, the opportunity to be part of a lively team with a breadth of experience in a dynamic business.

Responsibilities:

  • Design of drainage, service, road infrastructure and earthworks on a broad range of projects that include industrial, commercial, residential, retail, health and leisure developments.

  • Preparation of associated drawings from concept stage through to construction.

  • Preparation of Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements and Service Strategy Reports as well as design of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems from concept stage through to implementation.

  • Design and detailing of works associated with highway (s.278, s.38, etc.) and drainage agreements (s.104, s.185, etc) as well as other relevant consents / permits and negotiation of technical approvals.

  • Site audits and feasibility assessments.

  • Growing civil engineering expertise as well as maintaining and developing Client relationships.

  • Management, leadership, support and coaching of other team members in undertaking technical work and report writing.

 

Key Skills & Experience

  • Relevant degree plus 3+ years’ experience in a civil engineering role

  • Experience writing reports such as Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Statements, etc.

  • Experience preparing drawings using AutoCAD.

  • Experience carrying out design of foul and surface water drainage systems using MicroDrainage.

  • Experience carrying out vehicle swept path assessments using AutoTrack.

  • Experience using ground modelling software for the design of horizontal / vertical alignment, earthworks, etc.

  • Experience of negotiations with highway authorities, drainage authorities and Environment Agency.

  • Knowledge of national guidance such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions, Manual for Streets, Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, etc.

 

The successful candidate will have effective project and client management skills together with a high standard of written and oral communication. We are looking for a team worker with a positive approach who enjoys generating and applying creative solutions to project challenges. Sound commercial awareness is vital.

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive starting salary with annual salary review

  • 25 days’ holiday

  • Option to buy additional holiday or sell holiday not used

  • Bonus scheme (based on company and personal performance)

  • Support with ICE / IStructE Professional Development to Chartership level

  • Company pension scheme with independent pension advice service

  • Employee Assistance Programme giving you free access to counselling and advice in legal, financial and personal matters

 

If this sounds like the work environment and career opportunity you are looking for then please send your CV and a covering letter to hr@simpsoneng.com

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We are committed to providing equality of opportunity. No job applicant or employee will be discriminated against because of race, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, disability, pregnancy or marital status.