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Careers at MAX FRANK

MAX FRANK designs, produces and sells products and solution for the construction industry. With our wide product range, we supply construction projects from high-rise buildings to infrastructure projects. We are a young and fast-growing company with a successful commercial track record. As part of a family owned international group we combine the strengths of being close to a local market with international expertise.

Design Engineer, UK

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Work on projects for the full MAX FRANK product portfolio (currently Pecafil, Pecavoid, Shearail, Egcobox, Egcodorn and Stremaform).
  • Produce designs for structural products, such as Shearail, Egcobox and Egcodorn, using in-house design software or industry acknowledged tools.
  • Ensure compliance to design standards (mainly but not exclusively BS 8110 & EC2), office standards and agreed ways of working.
  • Product and quantity take-offs from GA drawings, RC drawings and further information provided by customers.
  • Create layout and other appropriate drawings using AutoCad, SketchUp, Tekla or other such tools.
  • Provide production information (drawings, bending schedules etc.)
  • Support other departments with technical input on tasks, such as testing and brochure development etc.
  • Liaise actively with other departments and customers to ensure flow of information, customer service and best commercial outcome.
  • Prioritise own work in accordance with department strategy and commercial benefit for the business.
  • Attend design and site inspection meetings as and when required.
  • Produce clear and concise technical and non-technical reports, if required, to address issues with particular projects.
  • Active usage of the CRM system to ensure complete information for the organisation around projects and customers, especially for specification tracking.
  • Ensure technical work is produced to a high standard in both quality and quantity of output and, if required, by Line Manager to assess colleague’s work.
  • Broaden product knowledge of the MAX FRANK portfolio to allow more flexibility in the department, which can be achieved with self-study, in-house and external training.
  • Assist with the training/mentoring of staff to allow them to gain further product knowledge.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum qualification requirement of HNC in construction/civil engineering, or relevant industry experience within construction.
  • The ability to establish good working relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Good communication skills when consulting and advising engineers and contractors on technical solutions.
  • Experience in design and detailing reinforced concrete would be advantageous.
  • A positive and flexible 'can do' attitude and a keen eye for accuracy and detail.
  • Ability to multi-task and work to challenging deadlines with support, as well as under their own initiative.
  • Ability to work in a busy and sometimes pressured environment, as part of a team, to ensure completion of tasks on-time and on-budget.

Further product, system and software training will be provided.

Are you interested?

Please forward your CV, with an introductory letter, to Sara Miles, Finance & Administration Manager, Max Frank Ltd., Clough Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4AF.

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+44 1782 598 041


Max Frank Ltd.
Clough Street, Hanley
Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4AF
United Kingdom

Ms Sara Miles
Ms Sara Miles
Clough Street, Hanley
Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 4AF, Staffordshire