Structural Project Engineer

Merrillville, IN

Posted: 10/24/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 26078

Job Description

Job description:  We have a client in Merrillville, Indiana that has an immediate need for a Structural Project Engineer.  

  • A thorough knowledge of structural engineering and a formal education in building design is preferred.
  • Flexibility in design with ability to solve problems with various approaches.
  • Ability to perform engineering duties using a computer and computer analysis. 
  • A working knowledge of structural building components, including CAD-related experience in structural building application is required. 
  • Formal education in framing standards, familiarity with, and understanding of framing installation methods, as well as the assembly of structural building components. 
  • Proficiency in the use of computer software to perform analysis required.
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering (Civil/Structural preferred, Construction Engineering, Architectural Engineering, and other disciplines that include statics course work will be considered).
  • Preferred: 
  • AUTOCAD and Revit. Experience in BIM a Plus
  • Professional Engineering certification or have the ability to take the exam to become an Engineer in-Training (E.I.T)
  • Entry Level candidates will be considered 
Job order details
  • Read and accurately interpret drawing's
  • Notify Project Manager of any scheduling conflicts
  • Produce a CAD/BIM production detail drawing package of cold-formed steel structures including fully detailed curtain wall and load bearing plan views, section views 3D, isometric and other structural details.
  • Produce the design of cold-formed steel structures including curtain and load bearing wall, lateral bracing and/or stability analysis and truss designs. • Produce calculations in a logical, reviewable, and presentable format for internal review/approval and submission to the client.
  • Perform structural calculations using analysis programs or manual methods as necessary to complete the calculations.
  • Collaborate with team members to accurately complete engineering tasks in a timely manner.
  • Ensure project drawings and calculations are reviewed and approved by the Project Manager, Engineering Manager or General Manager


Meet Your Recruiter

Ben Fleming
Account Manager

I am a native Atlantan, growing up in Marietta GA. 

I Graduated from Georgia Southern in 2006 with a degree in sport management.  Shortly after graduating I started my career selling gym memberships and then transitioned into the staffing industry where I have been for 13 years now. 

I enjoy building relationships with clients and taking a consultative approach and sharing in my client’s success.  Outside of the office I’m a big SEC football fan and die hard Georgia Bulldogs fan. I also enjoy watching the Atlanta Braves,  grilling out and spending time with my family and friends.   

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