Senior Structural Engineer

  • Job Reference: 381589682-2
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Jobot
  • Location: Livermore, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Ben Kimbrel
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A bit about us:

We are a top AEC firm involved in multiple markets including Municipal, Education, Water, Healthcare, Commercial, Civil Infrastructure, and more.

Why join us?
  • Competitive compensation
  • Work/life balance
  • Superior benefits
  • Health insurance
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Disability
  • ESPO
  • 401(k)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Movie passes and shipping discounts
  • Supplemental gym and fitness programs
  • PTO
  • Holidays
  • Company-paid volunteer time
  • Family events


Job Details

Education/Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred) from an accredited university in engineering or other degree related to the structural engineering
  • Licensed as a California Structural Engineer (SE) with the ability to obtain other SE licenses in the western states (CA, WA, OR, UT, NV)
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in structural engineering of building structures

Job Responsibilities:
  • Application of Building Systems Knowledge
  • Produces pricing and proposal presentation documents.
  • Participates in project strategy meetings, develops design concepts, and recommends appropriate structural gravity/lateral framing and foundation systems.
  • Utilizes the various model building and materials codes.
  • Develops complete structural system design of various building/construction types of varying complexity.
  • Assists with updates to standard details/specs.
  • Design
  • Analysis: Prepares clear, complete, and concise calculations including software models, and provides the appropriate level of connection design as required.
  • Presents advantages/disadvantages of different structural design schemes to the project team.
  • Detailing: Develops all details necessary for assigned projects.
  • Coordinates work with other disciplines. Performs interdisciplinary coordination checks to minimize deficiencies, errors, and omissions in drawings and specifications.
  • Incorporates client criteria into design documents.
  • Prepares design criteria for all projects and assures compliance with proposal/client criteria.
  • Signs and seal design documents when assigned as Structural Engineer of Record.
  • Responsible for the production of well-organized structural documents, calculations, and specifications that are accurate, clear, concise, and complete.
  • Participates in bid reviews when requested.
  • Participates in design reviews with the design team at 30% and 100% on all assigned projects.
  • Performs peer reviews of documents of other structural engineers.
  • Construction Support
  • Responds to all RFI's and reviews submittals for compliance in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking and responds promptly when dealing with field requests/issues.
  • Participates in appropriate preconstruction/preparatory meetings.
  • Participates and prepares reports in appropriate FWIP (first work in place)/Initial Phase observations.
  • Performs site visits & prepares observation/follow-up phase reports documenting progress and deficiencies.
  • Prepares punch lists upon structure completion.
  • Prepares field orders, addenda, and record drawings.
  • Reviews all structural-related testing and inspection reports.
  • Project Management
  • Communicates effectively with external/internal customers and staff in a professional manner conveying pertinent project information as required. -Attends project meetings as requested.
  • Directs technical efforts of Structural Interns, Designers, and Technicians assigned to his/her projects.
  • Plans production of structural work for assigned projects, and assures adherence to discipline/industry standards.
  • Manages, coordinates, and monitors efforts/costs of outside structural consultants.
  • Planning, Scheduling, and Profitability
  • Prepares budgets for structural work on prospects/proposals, monitors progress and completes projects within the stated fee.
  • Monitors projects for scope creep and reports changes to the Design Project Manager.
  • Prepares staffing plans for projects and completes all projects on time.


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