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Building Structures

Designing tomorrow's world

The Atkins Building Structures Team is a collection of talented, creative and forward-thinking engineers looking to design tomorrow's world by solving today's problems. We share a passion for design and engineering across all sectors, turning our hands at projects large and small to make a sustainable impact on the construction industry.

Joining the Atkins Building Structures Team gives you the opportunity to make your mark on an ever-revolving industry with quality, innovation and sustainability at its heart.

Whether working from one of our new-look city centre offices or from a construction site buzzing with activity, you'll be joining a connected and collaborative team striving to be the country's leading engineering design consultancy on the country's best projects.

Our projects

Our team enjoy working on a wide portfolio of projects, from major national infrastructure projects to small-scale creative residential developments. Our key sectors cover Infrastructure, Residential, Education, Rail and Defence. Our project portfolio below is just a hint of the range of opportunities available within Atkins Building Structures, where we’re proud to have made a real difference to real people’s lives across the country through our own brand of creative problem solving.

Many of our projects involve working with multidisciplinary teams coordinating with colleagues from across the business, encouraging a collaborative and creative working atmosphere. This also offers development opportunities to build key project and design management skills, leading and develop teams of keen minds.

Meet the team

We are a team of 300 structural engineers, designers and problem solvers, based in six different offices across the UK and the globe. Our team includes early-career apprentices, new university graduates, experienced senior engineers and specialist subject matter experts. Our broad range of backgrounds, talents and interests makes for a hugely dynamic and engaging group – forming great friendships in the office and out.

We take great pride in nurturing an inquisitive, creative and supportive culture, learning from each other every day to better us and those around us – colleagues, clients, and everyone in between.

Our diverse range of projects needs a diverse team of engineers, and we’re always looking for the right people to join our exciting and growing practices. Engineers who enjoy challenges, solving problems, and thrive as part of a dynamic team.

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Christina Leafe
Head of building design
Rami Mansour
Structure Practice, Director and Head of DfMA
Jeremy Henley

Practice Manager, Midlands, South Wast and Wales

Gary Frame
Practice Manager, North Eangland and Scotland

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Ed Newman-Sanders
Practice Manager, Scotland & North
Peter Oates
Practice Manager, London