Rolton Group is a multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy that serves clients throughout the UK, across a broad spectrum of sectors. With an ethos that is rooted in long-term partnership, a high percentage of our work is repeat business and we enjoy successful professional relationships with globally recognised brands such as Jaguar Land Rover, Arcadis and IKEA, that span decades.
Focusing on the challenges posed by shaping the built environment, reducing carbon footprint, and creating sustainable energy strategies, we develop lasting solutions and deliver measurable benefits for clients across many sectors.
With the opportunity to work on projects typically ranging in value from £0.5million to £30million, this graduate role will be extremely varied and will offer the chance to build experience whilst developing your professional portfolio.
Some of the core responsibilities to the role are as follows:
Liaising with other professionals, technical suppliers and technicians.
Carrying out structural calculations for sub and super structure elements.
Use of and training in AutoCAD and Revit.
Preparing technical drawings and detail with guidance from the Associate Director/Senior Engineer and Project Engineer.
Attendance to site to carry out inspection visits with Associate Director/Senior Engineer and Project Engineer.
Attendance at progress/design meetings with an Associate Director.
Maintaining records and archives within Rolton’s project management systems.
Rolton Group works on world-class projects, and hires world-class candidates. If you are an ambitious, driven individual with the desire to progress within a company at the height of its industry, we want to hear from you. Our Graduates embark on a tailored programme with a view to achieving Chartered Engineering status, and are assigned mentors to ensure professional development at every stage of their career.
The successful candidate will represent the company with confidence to a variety of clients and external organisations. The ability to take initiative as well as working within part of a team within appropriate authority levels is vital, and the candidate will be well motivated, innovative and career minded. As a multi-disciplinary practice, there is also a need to integrate and work with other engineering fields within the business.
In keeping with the level of this role the candidate will have a good academic knowledge of design principal (and design) standards relevant to common structural materials (e.g. steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, timber etc.) In addition, the candidate should have a good academic knowledge of forms of construction, type of foundation etc. The candidate should be able to carry out basic report writing.
Academically, we are looking for a proven academic record. The successful candidate will have an Honours Degree in Civil Engineering, with a Structural bias, or will have majored in a Structural Engineering subject.
Rolton Group invests heavily in the latest technology; chosen candidates will be computer literate and have an interest in the implementation of Revit applications of 3D design tools. As a self-motivated person you will demonstrate the potential to progress with the company, working with some of the world’s greatest businesses across a wide range of industry sectors. You will be expected to contribute your ideas and add value, and will be directly involved in projects from the outset, allowing you to make a difference from the moment your career with us begins.
You will have strong communication skills both verbal and written.
You will also be:
- Keen to progress and develop
- Willing to learn
Salary and Benefits
- Support to achieving Chartered Engineering status
- 25 days plus Bank Holidays
- Auto-Enrolment Pension Scheme
- Sports and Social Events
You will embark on a tailored Graduate programme with a view to achieving Chartered Engineering status, and will be assigned mentors to ensure professional development at every stage of your career.
Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants. All applications will be processed through Discovery. We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews. In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.