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Structural Engineering Technician

Structural engineering technicians provide support to structural engineers working on all sorts of structures including bridges, sports stadia, masts, tower blocks and coastal and offshore oil platforms.

The Work

The work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for structural engineering technicians range from £20,000 to £25,000 a year. With experience this rises to around £30,000 and more senior technicians may earn £35,000 a year or more.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

Jobs can be with industrial companies, contractors, water boards, local government or in a research organisation.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2018
1674
1.1 %
RISE
2023
1692
  United Kingdom
2018
16333
2.5 %
RISE
2023
16746

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What Does it Take?

You need to have:

You need to be:

Training

Getting On

More Information

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Engineering Council
Tel: 020 3206 0500
Website: http://www.engc.org.uk/
Twitter: @EngCouncil

Institution of Structural Engineers
Tel: 020 7235 4535
Website: http://www.istructe.org.uk/
Twitter: @IStructE
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheIStructE/

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