Sr. Structural Engineer

Akron, OH

Posted: 08/22/2023 Job Number: 26505

Job Description

We have an immediate need for a Senior Structural Engineer in the Akron, OH area. This is a direct hire opportunity.

Applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the U.S. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.


Job Duties:
  • May act as a lead engineer, leading and directing the work of other engineers and designers on designated projects and being a technical resource for the project team and department. Checks work of other civil/structural personnel assigned to the project.
  • Experienced in preparing and reviewing designs to assure compliance with engineering design, applicable codes, constructability, industry standards, completeness, and presentation.
  • Independent, advanced design of steel structures, foundations, masonry, and concrete.
  • Advanced design of complicated load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, platforms, or pipe racks.  Perform or direct others in the analysis of building materials proposed for use in construction. 
  • Develop blueprint or specification packages, including scopes of work, for bid and/or construction submittals.
  • Investigate and determine cause of structural failures, damages, and defects through site investigations and research and provide reports summarizing findings.
  • Ability to develop and use design assumptions verified by structural theory and past experiences to simplify design efforts and assist in developing innovative solutions to project and technical challenges.
  • Coordinate and review structural steel shop drawings, concrete submittals and other equipment or material submittals to verify compatibility to project design parameters.
  • Review and respond to contractor Requests for Information (RFI) on assigned projects.
  • May act as Project Manager on select civil/structural projects, based on experience.
  • Assist in updating department standards or managing department software, as assigned.
  • Interface with the client and other engineering disciplines as required in order to effectively and efficiently develop Civil/Structural designs and documents.
Required:
  • Bachelor or Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering; Registered Professional Engineer in one or multiple states.
  • Twelve (12) to Twenty-five (25) years of direct experience as a civil/structural engineer.
  • Advanced knowledge of building codes as they relate to civil/structural design.
  • Capable of recognizing and correcting design discrepancies with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to obtain data from field observations
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines and have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office, STAAD, AutoCAD. 
Preferred:
  • Optional experience: basic surveying for determination of project elevations using level and/or total station equipment; limited Stormwater/sewer design for small-scale in-plant systems or extension of existing systems.
  • Familiarity with Revit, Navisworks, Civil 3D, RISA, Tekla Tedds and other engineering or drafting software is helpful but not required.
Location:  Akron, OH
Salary:  $95-$125K
Duration:  Permanent

If you are interested or would like more information on this position, please click the apply button or contact me directly at:

tharvey@selectek.com
 

Meet Your Recruiter

Tony Harvey
Technical Recruiter

With over 25 years of service with Selectek, the only people with more years in the company than Tony are the owners. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in business management from the Pennsylvania State University, Tony moved to Georgia and began his professional career at Selectek. Tony’s extensive experience in the industry has helped Selectek find positions for even the most specialized of engineers. Outside the office, Tony can be seen around Atlanta running in various local 5-10K road races, lifting weights, or watching his Nittany Lions with fellow alumni at the local Penn State Atlanta Chapter.

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