Staff Structural Engineer

Compensation

: $97,730.00 - $159,350.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Engineering



McMillen Jacobs Associates has a career launching opportunity for a recent structural engineering graduate with the desire to learn how to design tunnels, shafts, foundations, buried structures, dams, and other related underground infrastructure. We are seeking candidates ranging from entry level up to two years of experience designing structures. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the design of the challenging heavy-civil projects located in New York and across the world! Additionally, this position offers a great opportunity for a motivated, detail oriented, team-centric Engineer to work on anything from small, local jobs to large scale transit, rail, highway, water, and wastewater jobs with construction cost routinely in the $100 - $300 million range.Responsibilities:* Prepare the structural design calculations for tunnels, shafts, foundations, temporary excavation support systems, and other types of underground structures* Review contractor submittals for structural designs* Coordinate with civil, geotechnical, and hydraulics engineers in solving highly multi-disciplinary design problems* Write technical memoranda and other documents explaining the basis for structural designs* Direct the AutoCAD technicians and other members of the drawing production team on the proper display of plans, sections, and details* Participate in the QA/QC process for structural design prior to submittal to the client* Occasionally visit job sites or carry out short-term field assignmentsQualifications:* Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (curriculum emphasis in structural engineering) from an accredited school.* Direct job experience or relevant coursework in structural analysis, solid mechanics, finite element analysis, reinforced concrete design, steel design, and basic geotechnical engineering.* Familiarity with the latest versions of structural design standards, including ACI-318, ASCE-7, and AISC 360.* EIT certification or ability and intent to earn within 6 months of hiring* Ability to work in a team environment to analyze problems and develop engineering solutions* Strong oral and written communication skills* Familiarity with some of the industry standard drafting and BIM software packages, including Autodesk suite (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and REVIT), Bentley Microstation, and Solidworks), and the production of structural details, drawings, and plansAn ideal candidate will meet all of the minimum requirements, plus the following:* Master degree in structural engineering, or, two years of practical design experience, especially with underground structures.* Eligibility and intent to obtain Professional Engineer licensure (Civil PE) within 4 years of hire* Experience with specialized design standards, including AASHTO LRFD Bridge Provisions, ACI 350 Code Requirements for Environmental Structures, NDS for Wood Construction, ACI 530 Masonry Specifications* Experience with soil-structure interaction problems* Experience or coursework in Precast and/or Pre-stressed and Post-tensioned concrete design* Experience or coursework in structural dynamics and seismic design* Experience or coursework in concrete durability and design life predictionCompany Bio:McMillen Jacobs Associates is a full-service engineering, environmental, and construction firm in the transportation, heavy civil underground, water resources, hydropower, and fisheries, markets. We are able to contribute to a project at the planning stage, navigate the regulatory requirements, develop a design, manage and self-perform construction, start-up, and commissioning.Currently serving clients with over 430 staff members from 21 offices located in four countries, our superior technical skills include: geotechnical, civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical engineering; tunnel and underground project engineering; hydraulics and hydrology. We also have leading professionals in design and construction-related services for underground tunnels and stations, large-diameter wastewater and water tunnels and pipelines, heavy rail, light rail; fisheries; hydropower; Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) licensing and regulatory assistance; dam safety; spillway, intake, and water conveyance design and rehabilitation; as well as claims and dispute resolution.McMillen Jacobs Associates is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and will make all employment related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.For additional company information and to apply online, please visit our website at www.mcmjac.comNo Recruiters, Please.
Associated topics: building engineer, building process, civil engineer, construction, design engineer, engineer, material, stability, structural, structural engineer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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