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FORT WORTH

Project Engineer – Structural

Location: Fort Worth, REQ464

SUMMARY:

Work with the Project Manager to develop routine and some non-routine design and analysis concepts with regard to the design and analysis of building structures with primary construction materials, including concrete, steel, masonry, wood, and aluminum

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Analyze / design foundations, gravity framing, lateral resisting elements and secondary support system for various routine projects, subject to review and approval of the Project Manager
  • Complete design calculations and verify for conformance with codes and manuals and client expectations; also coordinate with review agencies during review/approval
  • Has primary responsibility for quality control of design, subject to review and approval of the Project Manager
  • Coordinate with other engineers, technicians, and reviewing authority staff during preliminary and final plan preparation for conformance to standards and codes requirements
  • Prepare draft cost opinions and may periodically report on construction activities and pay estimates; also review shop drawings and submittals for compliance with design
  • Utilize Autodesk Revit and Bentley structural design suite software or other various software applications as design and analysis tools
  • Prepare and modify reports, specifications, plans, construction documents, studies, permits, and designs for various projects; assume the signing authority for those work products
  • Visit project sites occasionally to review general progress of construction
  • Attend and participate in client meetings, as appropriate and as needed
  • Mentor and instruct some work of Graduate Engineers and Production staff as needed
  • Maintain workload projections
  • Assist the Project Manager / Senior Project Manager with resource planning and forecasting
  • Other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil and/or Architectural Engineering
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the state of Texas
  • At least two years structural design or analysis experience in building projects, including concrete, steel, masonry, wood, and aluminum

Technical Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • General knowledge of structural engineering processes, including QA/QC
  • Knowledge of and ability with Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD, and Bentley products or any applicable software designed for specific area of expertise
  • Knowledge of and proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) as well as MS Project

Soft/Other Skills

  • Manage multiple assignments successfully through effective multi-tasking and prioritizing
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Ability to work with a team or independently as needed
  • Ability to lead and teach less experienced engineers as well as designers and technicians

Working Conditions

  • Full-time position of minimum of 40 hours per week on a set schedule as determined by the company; may be required to work overtime
  • Normal, air-conditioned office environment
  • Sit for extended periods of time
  • May occasionally walk during site visits

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