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Structural Engineer

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Pound Sterling icon £60,000 with bonus DoE plus long-term incentive plan
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 26 days ago
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Are you an ambitious Structural Engineer in the Southeast, ready to take a pivotal role in a rapidly growing business?

This could be the role for you. Read on to find out more.

Senior Chartered Structural Engineer with leadership potential
Stonegate, East Sussex, TN5 7DU

  • Full time (37.5 hours per week) permanent
  • Negotiable two days per week home working if required
  • £60,000 per annum depending on experience with bonus DoE
  • Long term incentive plan
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Driving licence and own car is essential

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK and be a Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer.

Erigo is a leading structural engineering practise based in East Sussex, with a reputation for delivering structural solutions and invaluable on-site support for extraordinary buildings.  Dedication to quality and exceptional customer services makes them the go to practise for Architects who need creative but safe solutions for their exceptional designs.

The position of Senior Chartered Structural Engineer is a great opportunity for the right person to take an active role in the consultancy with enormous potential for personal development and growth. 


The ideal candidate will also have:

  • Chartered Civil or Structural Engineer.
  • At least three years post chartered experience in structural design of steel, concrete, timber structures and foundations.
  • Track record of producing cost-effective and well-coordinated design.
  • Experience with 3D BIM modelling using Revit.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD to facilitate transfer of information.
  • Able to work independently and lead on projects.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential.
  • Knowledge of Building Regulations.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Evidence of producing practical and buildable solutions.
  • Some site experience would be preferred.
  • Tangible business development experience.

This is an opportunity to work alongside and learn from an accomplished Civil Engineer, with a breadth of experience from 25 years running his own practice following 16 years serving with The Royal Engineers.


The ideal candidate will have an agile approach to both structural engineering and business. Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as is personal ambition for development

Driving licence and own car is required.


Erigo is a professional practice of structural engineers, formerly known as Stephen Evans Associates. The lead consulting Engineer, Stephen Evans has been in business for over 25 years. The company has a reputation for delivering cost effective professional solutions and invaluable on-site support. Working on remarkable projects with some of the leading architects in the Southeast, Erigo offers clients added value based on a wealth of experience in the build environment. The successful candidate would be expected to hit the ground running and blend with the existing team well.


Erigo are looking for a special person to take a pivotal role in the development of the business. In return they offer share options and opportunity to take on ownership or management of the business in time.


Flexible working is available, with a requirement to work a minimum of 22 hours a week from the Erigo offices. As a family run business, they understand the need for flexibility around family or other commitments without one compromising the other. Ideally living not more than an hour’s commute from Stonegate/Ticehurst in East Sussex

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

Other suitable skills and experience include Civil Engineer, Structural Engineer, Lead Structural Engineer, Senior Civil Engineer, Engineering Consultant, Technical Director, Project Engineer, Chartered Structural Engineer, Senior Structural Engineer.