Structural Technician (Glasgow)


Structural Technician (Glasgow)

Scope of the role

As a Structural Engineering Technician, you will be contributing to the delivery of a variety of building projects across the UK, across a range of sectors including residential, education and commercial development and regeneration.

Your role will be primarily focused on the production of drawings and models and the development and maintenance of coordinated drawing standards in conjunction with the wider Civic Engineers’ technician team.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside industry experts and high profile private and public sector clients and collaborators.

Day-to-day task and expectations


Civil and/or Structural engineering BIM modelling using BIM compatible programmes suitable to discipline. These include but not limited to the full Autodesk Suite of programmes & Causeway Flow.

  • Preparing and self-checking drawings/ models
  • Coordinating drawings/models with the internal/ external design teams
  • Undertaking internal and external training
  • Assisting Engineering Technicians
  • Transmitting documents to external parties and management of associated documentation
  • Compliance with the duties of Designer under the CDM Regulations 2015
  • Compliance with the practice IMS


  • Liaising and reviewing production of information with Engineers on a project-by-project basis
  • Guiding Apprentice/Junior Technicians

Job Description

Behaviour and Professional Commitment

  • Participation in Civic Academy and other CPD opportunities
  • Maintaining a record of your CPD and a Development Action Plan
  • Demonstrating behaviour consistent with Civic Engineers’ Values and contributing to the progress of the organisation
  • Actively working towards professional accreditation

Experience/Qualifications Required:

  • Experience of working in an engineering design studio
  • Civil/Structural Engineering HNC qualified


  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Good graphical communication skills
  • Displays attention to detail
  • Good IT and software skills
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the CDM 2015 regulations
  • Good team working capabilities
  • Good Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Good knowledge of Civic CAD/ BIM Standards documents
  • Good knowledge of drawing/modelling software as appropriate

Our Values:

  • Be Collaborative

  • Be Curious

  • Be Helpful

  • Be Passionate

  • Be Ingenious

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Our process

We are always looking to recruit exceptional people who believe in being friendly and client-focused. We look for personal qualities such as creativity, approachability, enthusiasm and diligence and for team players who are willing to go the extra mile for our clients, collaborators and their colleagues!

We are an ‘Approved Employer’ for the ICE Training Scheme and offer structured and supportive training towards chartered engineer status with the ICE and / or IStructE for ambitious Civil / Structural Engineering graduates.

We always encourage direct applications for all our positions and rarely use recruitment agencies. CV’s sent through by agencies that we have not engaged with in advance of a position being advertised will not be considered via this route.

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