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Senior Structural Engineer – Birmingham Office – Ref CV004

February 24, 2023 careers

OCSC, Ireland’s leading Multidisciplinary Consultancy are currently recruiting a Senior Structural Engineer in their Birmingham Office.

Your role is to assist in establishing OCSC as a centre of excellence, to achieve turnover and profit margins as per the business plan.

You will be part of a team that will strive to produce integrated, holistic and sustainable design solutions.

You shall be responsible for leading a team, managing project delivery and quality.

You must be able to work closely with public clients across a range of projects within the structures sector.


  • Proactively identify and develop new business opportunities through enhanced business relationships.
  • Lead all aspects of small to large complex projects.
  • Manage and coordinate project resources (weekly).
  • Manage client expectations and attend client meetings.
  • Provide clear technical solutions.
  • Report / Review Programme delivery (weekly).
  • Other accountabilities as reasonably assigned to you.


  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering.
  • Have strong leadership skills.
  • Demonstrable experience on leading the design process.
  • Demonstrable experience on leading the review and creation of models.
  • Demonstrable buildings focused structural engineering design experience.
  • Experience of performing and managing simple and complex analysis, design, and documentation of various structures.
  • Strong analytical knowledge and understanding of engineering principles.
  • Experience of undertaking steel, concrete, masonry, and timber design to Eurocodes.
  • Membership of a professional institution.
  • Experience working within teams on structural projects.
  • Ability to quickly develop successful relationships with design team members and contractors.


The Senior Structural Engineers desirable criteria should comply with the following.

  • Strong lead design experience in the UK / Irish Construction market.
  • A bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering.
  • 7 years+ structural design experience in a similar role within a consultancy environment and have knowledge and experience of structural design in accordance with Euro codes.
  • IT skills with the use of Structural Engineering design software such as AutoCAD, BIM, Revit and Robot (or equivalent).


  • A competitive salary and package
  • Work closely with Senior Associates / Staff Managers and Directors
  • Opportunity to progress your career within OCSC
  • Actively promote external learning with relevant professional bodies
  • Ongoing accredited CPD Program



Or reply with your CV and Cover letter to recruitment@ocsc.ie