Structural Graduate and Project Engineers

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Belfast, UK

About this role

Structural Graduate and Project Engineers

We have exciting opportunities for a number of Project Structural Engineers to join our Structures and Fire Team based in our Belfast office to work on a diverse range of projects across both the Private and Public Sector.

We’re a company built on people, people who solve problems that matter. We’re building a sustainable future and we’re looking for people to work on industry defining projects with some of the brightest minds in the industry.

About the Team:

The Structural Engineering Sector within RPS has been responsible for some of the UK and Ireland’s most prestigious buildings including the iconic £97m Titanic Belfast Building. We are engaged on many exciting schemes both within the private and public sector and can offer a diverse range of interesting projects for the right person to thrive. The successful candidate will be mentored and given training to achieve Chartered Status and benefit from working in a team of experienced colleagues who will nurture and guide you to achieve the best in your professional career.

Our Northern Ireland Office, situated in Belfast, employs over 200 staff and has been providing services to the UK and Ireland for the past 70 years. We offer a wide range of opportunities, in a dynamic work place, where achievements are rewarded, and progress encouraged. As one of Ireland’s leading multidisciplinary consultancies, we are working on many high-profile Planning, Structural and Fire Engineering, Water, Waste, Transport, Project Management and Environment projects and require innovative and motivated staff.

About the Role:

The post will involve working within a team delivering full structural engineering design services on a range of development projects for Commercial and Industrial buildings;

Working with structural technicians to communicate designs into drawings

Designing elements in concrete, steel, timber and masonry

Working with senior staff in in the technical delivery of projects

Mentoring given for all aspects of your job role;

Liaison with other members of the Design team and attendance at meetings

Excellent opportunity for career progression

Visiting sites to carry out inspection duties;

Preparation of reports as requested;

Qualifications and Experience:

MEng / BEng in Civil or Structural Engineering with Architecture.

Knowledge of Computational Structural Analysis software (Masterseries, Orion, Tedds or similar);

Knowledge of BIM and 3D Modelling Software (Revit) for drawing;

Knowledge of UK design codes, Euro codes and specifications;

Maintaining your CPD and progress towards Chartership;

Willingness to learn

Full UK driving licence.

What we offer you:

We will provide you with a flexible, friendly and creative environment to develop your skills and challenge yourself. Via our robust career development framework, we are proud to be able to support our people to innovate, collaborate and build meaningful careers. Our network of people and knowledge will expand your horizons and give you access to a variety of interesting projects across the UK.

Company benefits

We will give you the opportunity to work with some of the best talent in this industry. We offer you a work environment that encourages collaboration and innovative thinking – to drive solutions-based outputs that deliver sustainable benefit for our clients, their projects and the environment. We also actively encourage global mobility opportunities for our talented people, enabling us to deliver interconnected sectors and services, and make RPS a great place to do great work.

Our employees are rewarded with competitive salaries, opportunities to invest and many other benefits including:  

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year
  • Company pension scheme, Group Disability Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Life Assurance, Critical illness cover
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Health Screening
  • Dental Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Professional Memberships and a BenefitHub offering discounts, cash back offers and rewards.