Our Opportunity

Due to the continued success our Structural Engineering team in Manchester are looking to appoint a Principal Structural Engineer. Working closely with the structural leadership team, the successful Principal Structural Engineer can expect to find genuine prospects for career development along with fast-track career progression. 

The role will focus on the design and management of a diverse range of projects (including health, education, commercial, custodial, residential), where you will be responsible for delivering exceptional technical and commercial structural solutions to a range of clients across the UK. This role allows for flexibility, with the option to work from both home and our office, which is located within the city centre of Manchester. 

Your primary duties will include:

  • Structural analysis & design of steel buildings and superstructures to both Eurocodes and British Standards
  • Concept and detailed design using Finite Element Structural analysis and design software
  • Design coordination and management of resources
  • Co-ordination of multi-disciplinary projects using Navisworks & BIM360
  • Management of sub-consultants, QHSE and checking compliance, monitoring of financial performance, programme and risk management
  • Undertaking stakeholder engagement including clients, contractors and end-users

About You

Key skills and experience required:

  • M.Eng/MSc degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, accredited by the ICE or IStructE
  • Good knowledge of British Standards and Eurocodes
  • Experience in clash detection and co-ordination of multi-disciplinary projects
  • Competency in using Tekla Structural Designer, Tedds and STAAD Pro softwares
  • Working knowledge of Revit, Navisworks, BIM360
  • Business development and proposal writing experience - desirable
  • Good verbal communication – able to discuss work, coach and supervise employees
  • Ability to develop effective team management skills
  • Team player and self-motivated
  • Ability to work to deadlines and manage time with multiple tasks

About Us

At Pick Everard, we work together to make the extraordinary a reality. We are looking for exceptional new talent to be a part of our journey as we move forward through our ambitious five-year Business Plan.

We are an independent award-winning property and construction consultancy firm, operating within the industry, providing complete integrated service delivery to help our clients deliver better solutions across real estate, infrastructure and the natural environment.

We are at the forefront of the industry and enjoy a culture that is centered around being creative, professional, compassionate, client-oriented and fun.

Our recent successes include:

  • Listed as an NCE100 Consultancy and AJ100 Practice
  • Named a Top 150 Consultancy by Building Magazine
  • Recognised as a leading Financial Times Consultancy
  • Winners of the Association of Consulting Engineers (ACE) Awards, Best Business Performance of the Year – Large Consultancy
  • Winners at the RICS Awards – Infrastructure category
  • An Investors in People and Investors in Excellence accredited business
  • Winners at the Enterprising Women Awards

Through our remarkable history we have already established the sound principles of success and we have the vision and ambition to be even better, as we move forward into a very bright future.  We’re growing and we need more experts onboard. Join us and we will provide you with an inspiring environment in which you’ll be able to drive real progress and impact in your career. 

To learn more about why it is good to work here please visit our website and follow us on social media. Be part of it.

Remuneration / benefits

We value and promote a positive work-life balance and encourage every member of our team to get involved with charity, sports, community, and company events. Providing a balanced, enjoyable career is important to us, and we work hard to make sure everyone feels a valued part of our organisation. We are also a responsible employer and Investors in People accredited business.

You will receive an attractive salary that will match your skills and experience, as well as the following benefits:

  • Stakeholder pension
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Childcare benefits
  • Adoption & Shared Parental Leave benefits
  • Long service awards
  • Annual BeingPickEverard awards
  • Life assurance
  • Private healthcare
  • 26 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays + option to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • Discount Scheme
  • Professional subscriptions  
  • Season ticket loan or car loan
  • Cycle to work scheme

Please note we are not accepting speculative CVs or approaches from recruitment agencies for this role.



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