We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious experienced Engineer to join a leading Temporary Works Engineering Centre in Astley, Manchester.
Supporting MGF’s plant hire business, MGF Design Services utilise proprietary and bespoke systems to provide safe, efficient & innovative temporary works solutions for ground shoring and structural support applications. Boasting a diverse team of experienced Civil, Structural & Mechanical engineers, MGF adopts a collaborative approach to development ensuring that our products and systems are at the forefront of the industry. We operate through a digital model with all our engineering drawings provided in 3D Autodesk Revit.
At MGF we add real value to our customers projects by being on hand to provide technical support on site and through early engagement – embracing the use of digital technologies to achieve this during the recent COVID19 pandemic. We actively contribute to the continuous development of temporary works methods and best practice through playing a leading role in the Temporary Works Forum (TwF) and the Shoring Technology Interest Group (STIG) in addition to raising temporary works awareness through the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).
As a Senior Engineer you will help manage and oversee the daily design workload, working closely with the Regional Sales Managers across the UK. You will provide technical guidance to the Sales team, whilst supporting the internal design team including Graduate Engineers, Design Engineers and Technicians. You will also support the Engineering Manager and Chief Engineer with department efficiency, training, recruitment, offline projects and assist with bespoke engineering projects when required.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager and Chief Engineer, your responsibilities will be split as follows:
Main Activities (70% working on the business)
This role would suit an experienced engineer with demonstrable technical & commercial experience with respect to structural & geotechnical design, with a sound understanding of temporary works, construction processes / activities and applicable codes of practice.
The candidate must possess the following:
It would be preferable if the candidate possesses experience with the following, but not essential:
The ideal candidate should be close to or have achieved a minimum IEng professional recognition with the ICE / IStructE, however MGF operate an ICE Company Approved Training Scheme and boast an incredible track record in supporting our engineering staff to achieve professional qualifications. The candidate must therefore be keen to complete their professional qualifications from the outset.
The successful candidate will be working within a 35 strong, busy engineering department. You will be provided with comprehensive training to ensure you can liaise and maintain effective working relationships with customers, colleagues, operational teams, and senior managers, taking full technical responsibility for all your projects.
MGF Ltd. is a rapidly expanding, a highly innovative and digitally advanced market leader in the design, manufacture, hire and sale of proprietary excavation and structural support systems to the Construction industry. Established in 1981, MGF employ over 400 staff at 14 locations nationwide. We are a highly respected sector leader, well respected for our intelligence, and client focussed approach to delivery of projects.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of society.
All applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence.
To apply, please submit your CV and salary expectations to Sue McCamley, at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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