Structural Engineer

**Structural Engineer**

**Description**

At Jacobs, you will work with the most talented professionals and thought leaders to shape the future of the global professional services sector as we deliver ground-breaking and life-changing solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With more than $12 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 50,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, construction and program management for business, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors.#ANZBE

Our people improve lives and connect communities through transformative transport, water, built environment and power projects. We are innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. Visit www.jacobs.com to see how you can make a difference.

**About the position**

Our Built Environment practice has a global footprint with more than 5,000 professionals contributing to $1.5B in revenue. Our Architectural, Interior and Building System solutions supports all aspects of specialty consulting to include asset management, economics, business development and scientific advancement for our government, commercial, institutional and industrial clients, across diverse markets and services.

To be based in either of Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch and reporting to the Technical Team Leader, we currently have an opportunity for a New Zealand experienced mid-level Structural Engineer to assist with delivering several structural projects. The key success to this role will be dependent on your design skills experience, initiative, the ability to exercise sound judgement and your application of engineering principles/techniques to projects.

As the Structural Engineer, you can expect to:

+ Prepare preliminary and detailed designs, specifications and related documentation for civil and structural engineering work

+ Prepare professional documentation suitable for submission for Building Consent. The documents will reference engineering calculations and include sketches that support the engineering design work

+ Carry out structural engineering analysis using computer analysis techniques backed up by hand calculations

+ Review the work of other engineers

+ Carry out site inspections and prepare reports

+ Manage projects under the supervision of the Project Director

+ Assist with the monitoring of project costs and project scope of works

+ Strong service delivery to all clients (internal and external)

**About you**

To be considered for the role, you will possess the following skills and experience:

+ Relevant engineering degree is required, CPEng or working towards CPEng

+ Mid-level experience designing different type of structures (e.g. buildings, industrial and civil structures)

+ Experience in designing using concrete, steel masonry and timber structures

+ Seismic design and seismic assessment capability and experience to New Zealand standards

+ Competent user of ETABS for building design or similar 3d finite element analysis package

+ Competent user of SAP2000 for general purpose design of structures or similar 3d finite element analysis package

+ Active member of local engineering organizations (e.g. SESOC, NZSEE, ENZ, etc.)

+ Self-motivated with good communication skills

We reflect our clients’ diversity at Jacobs. We value inclusion and diversity as it energises our people and encourages creativity, collaboration and innovation. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees. Joining Jacobs introduces you to a variety of established global employee networks dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages.

One of the many ways we thank our employees for their dedication and hard work, is offering quality, flexible benefit options that keep you and your family, physically and financially healthy. You’ll have access to several employee benefits including professional/educational support, flexible work arrangements, salary sacrifice options, monthly social events or community involvement programs.

It’s a great time to join Jacobs as we actively nurture and support our diverse employee and client networks across all ethnicities and cultures. Achieve more and thrive with a global brand! Apply online by clicking on the link below.

_Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs._

**Job** Civil/Structural

**Primary Location** New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Auckland-NZ Auckland Office

**Other Locations** New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Wellington-NZ Wellington Office, New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Christchurch-NZ Christchurch Office

**Job Type** Experienced

**Req ID:** BI 0008R7