Structural Designer

Lakeland, FL 33802

Posted: 03/13/2024 Job Number: 29494

Job Description

We have an immediate need for Structural Designer IN Lakeland, FL.

Job Details:

Uses AutoCAD equipment to provide civil and structural design support to engineers by preparing foundation and structural steel layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, sketches, and diagrams. Details to include all views and dimensions necessary for construction. Makes copies of drawings and maintains information regarding changes to database. Makes simple decisions but refers most questions/problems to engineers or supervisor. Has a solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with engineering terminology. Possesses mechanical aptitude with the ability to complete basic mathematical calculations.
Maintains working familiarity with industry standards and government regulations used in the design of foundations and structural steel systems. Standards include ASTM, ANSI, OSHA, UBC, API, PIP, etc.
1. Uses computer assisted design/drafting (AutoCAD 3D) equipment and software to develop designs.
2. Creates and revises drawings (detail and assembly drawings).
3. Makes final drawings, checking dimension, materials to be used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts to whole structure or project.
4. Sketches rough layout of equipment and computes angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerances, leverages and location of holes.
5. Utilizes knowledge of various foundations and structural systems, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials and other physical sciences to complete drawings.
6. Drafts detailed multi-view drawings of concrete and steel support systems.
7. Familiar with foundation design, including spread footers, piles, stone columns and other soil improvement techniques.
8. Familiar with structural steel design, connection details, equipment support, catwalks, conveyors, etc.
9. Draws finished designs from sketches.
10. Sets up and maintains an organized file system for production drawings.

Required Skills:
  • Associate degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • AutoCAD 3D
  • Foundation Design
  • Structural Steel Design
Location:  Lakeland, FL
Duration:  Temp-to-hire
Pay:  $35-$42/hr.

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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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