Job title: Lead Structural Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Expertise: Production Yacht - Design
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Southampton, UK
Job published: 25/05/2022
Job ID: 32442

Job Description

SYR are supporting a leader in their field across a period of expansion, seeking a Lead Structural Engineer.  The Company produces yachts from its UK sites, in Southampton Hampshire and Wroxham Norfolk and has support offices in Palma Mallorca and the US. They provide full life support with refit, after sales and technical support together with new and used yacht sales. 


Reporting to the Head of Design and working closely with 3rd party consultancies and Production, the role will encompass all aspects of marine GRP composite design. This includes ratification and processing of 3rd party design information and a degree of first principles composite design.


Key Job Responsibilities

·         Establish a clear and accurate scope of supply using the contract Master Work List

·         Provide a focal point for composite design, production support

·         Prepare 3D models and 2D drawings for Production (AutoCAD & Siemens NX)

·         Adhere to ISO 12215/ Lloyds SSC/ DNV HSLC design requirements

·         Review external survey reports and compile list of actions based on Surveyor recommendations

·         Perform in-house surveys, prepare reports and design repair strategies were required

·         Design material test samples, commission testing and prepare test result reports as required

·         Continuous design improvement, design for production efficiency, cost and weight reduction.

·         Manage personal workload, manage deadlines and input into KPIs on a weekly basis.

·         Attend production and project meetings to stay abreast of contract variations and production feedback.

·         Manage design of relevant external supply chain in conjunction with Procurement and Project Managers.


You'll be offered a strong salary and benefits package, future growth potential and a chance to work with an exciting team. 


Please Apply, or contact Lauren for more information