Timber Frame Design Engineer

Location: Southampton


A Timber Frame Engineer/Designer required for an established offsite manufacturer. Having experienced exceptional growth over recent years we are expanding our timber frame manufacturing operations.


Job Role & Requirements (Full time, permanent).

  • Design of structural timber, engineered timber & steel structures using recognised UK and European codes and standards.

  • As the Timber Frame Design Engineer, you will prepare and coordinate designs for new modular timber frame units and production drawings for a bespoke and unique pre-consented newbuild houses utilising design within special manufacturing software.

  • In your role as a Timber Frame Modular Engineer you will be working to translate the Architects' vision, producing drawings for manufacture using industry specific software.

  • Develop and establish clarity and excellence in design processes for the drawing office.

  • Preparation of calculations, proposals and written reports and the checking of drawings.

  • Checking of design drawings done by other engineers and technicians.

  • Continual evaluation and improvement of existing structural and manufacturing designs for increased cost effectiveness and regulatory compliance.

  • Providing technical advice to sales and estimating functions.

  • Produce accurate and efficient timber frame modular designs.

  • Create and produce accurate structural calculations to enable safe and most efficient timber frame modular designs.

  • Co-ordinate external structural engineering information including NHBC and other industry insurers design certification.




  • Educated to degree level in Structural Engineering.

  • You will have experience of offsite manufacturing, preferably within the timber frame industry.

  • Excellent mathematical skills and mindset.

  • Experience of doing structural calculations and a good skillset in using AutoCAD.

  • Your experience in timber frame design will be of value, and experience of SEMA software would be of particularly advantage.

  • Good working knowledge of Building Regs, Robust Details, NHBC and CDM regulations.




Thank you for your interest in working for Go Modular Technologies (UK) Ltd.


We will be going through received CV’s in due course, and will contact

only those candidates that are selected for interview.