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Structural Engineer, Cape Canaveral (216477)


  • Requisition ID:  216477
  • Position Title: Structural Engineer, Cape Canaveral (216477)
  • Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
  • Relocation Authorized:  None
  • US Citizenship Required: Yes
  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, background check



Bechtel is one of the most respected engineering, project management and construction companies in the world. In our Nuclear, Security and Environmental (NS&E) global business unit, the demand for our expertise is growing as we deliver the entire project life cycle: from research and development through engineering, procurement, construction and operation to decontamination and decommissioning. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that make the world cleaner and safer.


The successful candidate must have strong organizational and teamwork skills, proven problem-solving abilities, can-do attitude, and the desire to innovate designs.   



Role Overview 

  • Originate and check structural engineering deliverables, such as steel calculations, specifications, and material requisitions.
  • Reviews and coordinates technical documents with/from other engineering disciplines.
  • Prepare technical reports related to specific design issues.
  • Provide technical direction to designers.
  • Participate in technical meetings and perform intra-discipline coordination.
  • Assist in constructability reviews


Basic Qualifications 

  • BS in structural/civil engineering from an accredited university or college, and 1 year progressive related experience. 
  • BS/MS should emphasize structural analysis and design of steel structures.
  • Passed the Engineer in Training (EIT) exam or obtain EIT within 12 months of hire date.
  • US citizen


Minimum Qualifications 

  • Work experience for BS/MS should be directly related to the detailed design of steel structures.
  • Ability to express technical issues in a clear and concise manner, both written and verbally. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and MathCad. 
  • Understands work processes of other disciplines and departments on project
  • Knowledgeable in application of the AISC Construction Manual, ASCE 7, and IBC codes
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledgeable in the principles of Systems Engineering
  • Experienced in the use of structural analysis software GTSTRUDL, ANSYS, or NASTRAN.
  • Experience with CADD applications, such as AutoCad. 
  • Experience with methods of construction for steel structures.  
  • Willingness to relocate after assignment completion.



Shaping tomorrow together!


Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.


Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected
veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.