Formwork Design Engineer

This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Design Engineer to work on a wide variety of interesting projects and play a part in the future growth and development of the company.

We need someone who will be based at our offices and factory in Aldridge who is motivated and can work independently or as part of a small team.
  • Design and detailing of bespoke purpose made steel formwork and steel fabrications including strength calculations in relation to concrete pressure.
  • Liaison with the clients from initial inquiry stage to overseeing of manufacture and supporting the client on site when required.
  • You will be required to produce accurate and economical drawings, calculations, schedules and quotations whilst maintaining an efficient and effective use of time.
  • In-depth knowledge of AutoCAD and Solidworks (or similar 3D software).
  • Good communication and organisational skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Motivated and can work independently or as part of a small team.
Personal and Professional requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years Experience in a similar role
  • Degree in Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering. ( preferred )
  • UK resident living in the Midlands with a full driving licence.
Job Benefits
  • Salary: £35,000.00 to £50,000.00 /year – negotiable dependent upon experience.
  • Permanent Position
  • Full Time
  • 33 Holidays inc. Bank Holidays
  • Half Day Friday
  • Free Parking
  • The work is varied and interesting.

To Apply email your CV to jobs@formwork.co.uk

About Us

Special Formwork is a UK based company located in the West Midlands.

We specialize in the design and manufacture of purpose made steel formwork for the casting of concrete.

A family owned and managed company with over sixty years of experience in formwork and fabrication for the construction industry.

In 1958 our steel fabrication company, Mercian Weldcraft Limited, was established by William George Williams, and has been fabricating steel ever since.

Special Formwork was set up as the sales and design organisation and is now one of the leading designers and manufacturers of purpose-made steel formwork in Europe.

Over the years we have developed the skills and techniques to produce bespoke steel formwork of the highest quality at a fair price.

We pride ourselves on our customer service and quality and  are proud to have supplied formwork for use on some of the most demanding and prestigious projects in the UK.

Special Formwork is a trading name of Mercian Weldcraft Ltd (Est. 1958)

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Position: Formwork Design Engineer

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Employment Type
Duration of employment
Full Time
Job Location
Stubbers Green Road, WS9 8BN, Aldridge, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Working Hours
8 AM - 5 PM Monday to Thursday 8 AM - 1 PM Friday
Base Salary
£ 35000 - £ 50000
Date posted
January 30, 2019
Valid through
March 31, 2019
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