A Great Opportunity for Growth within a Successful Company!
Join one of the United States' most progressive and innovative construction, automation and engineering firms. EAD supports clients' projects on hundreds of systems in industrial manufacturing facilities specializing in food processing, pharmaceutical manufacturing and parcel handling. This opportunity will enable you to enjoy a fast-paced environment working on projects of all sizes and complexities!
EAD is looking for a Staff Structural Engineer with knowledge of structural design and engineering techniques to work closely on assigned projects from planning, preliminary design, front end engineering, preparation of drawings and tender documents, tender evaluation, project management, contract administration, construction support, liaison with local authorities and as-built documentation.
Conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria
Independently apply knowledge of structural principles and practices in broad areas of assignments
Use advanced techniques in the modification or extension of theories and disciplines to complete assignments
Devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and EAD standards
Perform structural design and analysis calculations using governing codes and standards, engineering formulas, skills and experience
Detail portions of projects using schematic or conceptual layouts
Responsible for quality and delivery of construction documentation
Assume the lead engineer's role on assigned projects
Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering design documents
Perform field activities such as observe and record existing field conditions, take and verify measurements within project area
Ensure that on-site construction work is carried out according to local regulations and requirements
Perform structural engineering calculations, plans, designs, layouts, and project specifications
Complete structural engineering portion of project proposals and construction cost estimates
Provide conceptual drawings and sketches to incorporate in final drawings by Designers/Drafters
Coordinate work with other disciplines such as architectural, mechanical, electrical, etc.
Coordinate work with other structural engineering and design staff
Manage and perform projects in a fast-paced environment
Manage time and prioritize tasks to achieve results within cost and schedule constraints
Interface with clients, utility companies, construction administrators, contractors and vendors
Responsible for adhering to all EAD's safety standards and practices
Perform other related duties as assigned
B.S. Degree in Structural or Civil Engineering from an accredited institution
6 years experience in Structural Engineering design and structural drafting practices and procedures
Licensed Professional Engineer
3 years of experience with Staad Pro or equivalent finite element analysis software experience
3 years of experience working with multi-discipline teams
3 years previous project engineer or group leader experience
Knowledge of building codes and NFPA standards
Ability to lead projects and people
Working knowledge of excel including macros
Excellent written and verbal skills with clients & in-house staff
Ability to develop business opportunities
Demonstrated independent worker requiring minimal direction
Able to set priorities and organize work to meet project deadlines and budgets
Self-starter with strong attention to detail
Possess organizational skills
Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit
Possess and able to maintain a valid driver's license
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Preferred Certifications and skills:
Experience in working with Bioprocess and/or Petrochemical Clients, construction of large industrial plants, or power stations will be advantageous
Office, plant, or client site environment*
Ability to sit and work at computer for extended periods of time
Ability to walk up numerous flights of stairs/ladders multiple times a day and/or work in tight spaces in extreme conditions
May work near moving mechanical parts and equipment*
Office, Commercial and/or Industrial setting with the potential of exposure to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals*
Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.*
Periodic weekend, holiday or evening work as needed
*EAD will provide training, administrative/engineering controls, and personal protective equipment as necessary.
We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our customers and members.
EAD is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Internal Number: 191453
EAD is a trusted advisor of global food processing, pharmaceutical, and parcel/logistics organizations, providing our clients with complex, world-class engineering and project management solutions that ensure their new and existing facilities perform at the forefront of the industry.
EAD was founded in 2001 to provide mechanical, electrical and process engineering to industry. Since that time, we have added several disciplines such as process controls integration/programming, industrial construction management, capital project/program management, structural engineering, and process safety.