Structural Design Technician

£25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bonus
02 Apr 2012
30 Apr 2012
Niall Fearon
Job Type

Structural Design Technician

My client is a major supplier to the construction industry and are always developing, researching and improving their innovative system solutions for the concrete and brick/ blockwork sectors. Their aims are to provide high quality, easy-to-install products and invest heavily in technical research and product development.


Construction Technician BTech grade or similar.
Min. 2 years working experience within a Structural Engineering office

Skills and expertise
Commitment to service both internally (supporting Marketing, Sales, Development and product management) and externally (customer orientation)
Readiness of mind for technical problems
Performing tasks in a solution oriented way
Excellent communication skills
Willingness to gain further education
Computer literacy (MS Office and CAD)
Presentation skills
Familiarity with Thermal Modelling software, or at least a willingness to learn
Ability to develop measures for customer loyalty
Cost-benefit ratio
Ability to work well within a team

Main Tasks

Technical advice to customers (handling inquiries by phone, fax or Email)
Responsibility for technical guidance and assistance of the specifiers for the Schöck structural elements in Great Britain as well as to the Sales Team in the field
Winning new specifiers and assuring full satisfaction and technical acceptance by the engineers, architects and users
Efficient customer oriented technical assistance of the target groups (structural engineers/architects)
Elaboration and suggestion of constructive engineering solutions
Cooperation with project teams for development and optimisation of our products and their application
Site assistance
All the above to be carried out under the supervision of the Team Leader or identified deputy

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