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Senior Structural Engineer

Requisition ID:  207951

Role Overview

  1. Directly performs or administers work of designers of a design group for a business line technology.  This work includes the preparation of layouts, study drawings, detailed 2-D and 3-D Computer Aided Design (CAD) design models and construction drawings.
  2. Prepares or assists with the preparation of assigned material requisitions and bid evaluations.
  3. Monitors and checks work for compliance with approved design standards to provide quality design, reliable/safe plant operation and construction economy.
  4. Prepares design and drafting procedures to standardize design effort.
  5. Coordinates or makes jobsite visits, as required, to resolve problems and interpret drawings and documents.
  6. Reviews or defines engineering scope changes, as required, for project management.
  7. Endorses or prepares reports of work progress, as required, for project and discipline use.
  8. Participate in technical meetings and perform intra-discipline coordination.
  9. Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation and satisfaction.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in structural/civil engineering from an accredited university or college and 5-7 years of progressive related experience. 
    • BS/MS should emphasize structural analysis and design of steel and concrete structures.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen, and background check.

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Have working knowledge of Bentley STAAD.Pro design/analysis program related to plant structures, systems, and components, with 3 years minimum recent hands-on experience.
  • Experience with AISC Steel Construction Manual, ACI 318, and ASCE 7.
  • Passed the Engineer in Training (EIT) exam.
  • Work experience for BS should be directly related to the detailed design of steel and concrete structures.
  • Ability to express technical issues in a clear and concise manner, both written and verbally. 
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in the use of structural analysis software such as GTSTRUDL, STAAD.Pro, or SAP2000.
  • Proficient in the use of MathCAD or similar software. 
  • Experience with CADD applications, such as MicroStation or AutoCAD.
  • Experience with Hexagon (Intergraph) Smart 3D application. 
  • Experience with basic engineering deliverables, such as drawings, specifications, and material requisitions.
  • Experience with methods of construction for concrete and steel structures.

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.

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.