Lead Engineer

Engineering Centre, Foundation House, M29 7JT

MGF Design Services Ltd are a successful and diverse Civil Engineering design department who thrive on being a solutions provider through technical expertise and innovation. As part of MGF’s overall vision, we are continuing our expansion plan to deliver the most efficient digital design solutions in Temporary Works ground shoring and above ground structural support.

Operating from our centre of engineering excellence at Foundation House. You will be directly responsible for several Engineers and Technicians supporting the South of England. You will work alongside two other Lead Engineers for central England, the North and Scotland. Between the three Lead Engineers you will help deliver design solutions nationally to support the hire and sale of MGF’s equipment. You will also help deliver designs for bespoke solutions using structural steel as required.

Core Requirements

We are looking for a new Lead Temporary Works Engineer to support our ground shoring and above ground structural support divisions.

About you:
You will be of a strong technical mindset and have a proven background in Temporary Works buildability in relation to Permanent Works structures, with site and design experience preferred.

Your technical expertise should include structural analysis from first principles and geotechnical design with particular emphasis on ground engineering and embedded retaining wall design.

Managerial experience is preferred but not essential, and you must have the drive to manage people and resources effectively.

You will be a Chartered or Incorporated Engineer with the Institution of Civil Engineers / Institution of Structural Engineers or have satisfied the Initial Professional Development stage of the process, and due to sit professional review in the near future.


A diverse and flexible working environment, with an attractive salary and benefits package. You will be supported in a strong family friendly business to pursue your career goals and voice your ideas for betterment and change to meet changing business needs.

We are advocates of growing Graduate Civil Engineers and Technicians from grass routes through to Chartership with a proven track record with our current Senior Engineering team being champions of this route.

We enjoy a family friendly, team ethos with flexibility for our Engineers and Technicians to develop their technical and personal skills.

To apply, please submit your CV and salary expectations to Sue McCamley, at: hr@mgf.co.uk

Or by post :

Sue McCamley
Head Office
Grant House
Lockett Road
Ashton in Makerfield