Senior Structural Detailer

Senior Structural Detailer : Job Summary

Reference Location Sector Contract Type Posted
Senior Structural Detailer Skipton / Evesham Structural Engineering & Design Permanent 07/08/2018

Senior Structural Detailer 

Skipton, North Yorkshire / Evesham, Worcestershire

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Structural Detailer ideally for our offices in the village of Cropthorne, near Evesham, but can be based at our head office in Skipton to work on light gauge steel frame structures.

As part of the drawing office team, the role holder will be responsible for producing 3D models of light gauge steel frame projects, using Tekla structures.


  • Utilising core Tekla features as well as bespoke Tekla components to create accurate 3D models of light gauge steel frame buildings and transfer structures
  • Production and checking general arrangements, erection drawings, fabrication drawings and CAM data
  • Using the Company's in-house works management systems (training will be provided) 
  • Collating and interpreting architectural drawings and structural information in order to detail a project 
  • Liaising with other staff, customers and the design team, and take a lead to ensure projects are completed accurately and on time 
  • Developing project specific details alongside other members of the design team
  • Assisting and training less experienced members of staff 
  • Any other tasks commensurate with this post 

What we are looking for: 

  • Experience using Tekla Structures is essential 
  • Basic competence in using MS Office software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • A background in steel framing or structural steelwork would be highly desirable 
  • Ability to adapt to specific company drawing office standards and procedures
  • Minimum ONC in Construction / Civil Engineering (HNC preferred) or a related engineering discipline would be desirable 
  • Understanding of structural steel fabrication and erection procedures
  • Ability to demonstrate independent thinking and problem solving skills 
  • Self motivated and diligent approach towards meeting deadlines 
  • Able to work individually and as a lead member of a team of detailers

What we offer in return: 

  • A competitive salary 
  • Contributory pension scheme up to 5%
  • Company life assurance 
  • 25 days annual leave, plus statutory days
  • Friendly working environment 

Note:  This is a staff position for direct applicants only, no agencies please.


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