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Sr. Structural Engineer (CO or VA)

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Posted: 02/22/2024 Job Number: 21368746

Job Description

Sr. Structural Engineer
  • This position entails supporting the design and retrofit of industrial sectors in the oil, gas, power, manufacturing, and bioprocessing facilities.
  • Responsibilities include analysis and detailed design of structural steel and concrete structures, performing engineering cost estimates, and working with other disciplines such as mechanical, and electrical groups.
  • The candidate will visit project sites to observe field conditions, evaluate design constraints, and resolve construction-related problems.
* This position is full-time and located in either Greenwood Village, CO or Richmond, VA. *** -

Hybrid schedule to be determined by
manager/employee after hire / when up to speed. Most eligible employees work 3 days in the office .  Travel to work sites is required (US).

Job Description:
  • The ideal candidate will be proficient in preparing engineering calculations and sketches;reviewing drawings;developing project proposals, scopes, and budgets;generating specifications and technical reports;and directing design staff in the preparation of drawings and other engineering deliverables.
  • The Senior Structural Engineer will proficiently use engineering software applications and demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • As a design professional, this individual will be responsible for producing innovative and cost-effective designs, drawings, and specifications with a customer-friendly focus.
  • The candidate will be adept at communicating with both internal and external clients.

Scope/Key Responsibilities:
  • Application of engineering and construction Knowledge:
    • Develop complete structural design of various structural systems using the appropriate building and material codes. These systems are typically steel, concrete, or a combination of the two.
    • Develop design concepts and recommend appropriate structural gravity/lateral support and foundation systems.
    • Evaluate existing concrete and steel structures and provide written reports on deficiencies for client review. Recommend non-destructive or destructive tests for further evaluation.
  • Design:
    • Analysis: Prepares clear, complete, and concise calculations, including software analysis models, and provides the appropriate level of connection design as required.
    • Coordinates work with other disciplines. Performs interdisciplinary coordination checks to minimize deficiencies, errors, and omissions in engineering deliverables.
    • Prepares design criteria for all assigned projects and assures compliance with project and client requirements.
    • Responsible for producing well-organized structural engineering drawings, calculations, and specifications.
    • Participates in bid reviews when requested and the 30%, 60%, and 90% design reviews on all assigned projects.
  • Construction Support:
    • Reviews shop drawings and submittals for specification compliance in a timely manner.
    • Participates in appropriate preconstruction/preparatory meetings.
    • Performs site visits and prepares observation/follow-up phase reports documenting progress and deficiencies.
    • Reviews all structural-related testing and inspection reports.
    • Responds to all RFI's and provides construction support as required.
  • Profitability/Planning/Scheduling:
    • Provides scope definition, budget and schedule estimates for proposal development.
    • Monitors assigned project progress and keeps appraised of deadlines and advises the technical lead on resource needs to meet project deadlines.
  • Leadership:
    • Leads structural staff working under his/her direction.
    • Serves as the structural engineering subject matter expert in the application of advanced concepts, principles, and methods.
    • Mentors junior engineers and designers to help with professional development.
Required Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Structural Engineering from ABET accredited program required.
  • Experience working successfully in a collaborative environment.
  • Eight (8) –fifteen (15) years of project experience in the industrial and manufacturing facilities.
  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE).
  • Proficiency in MS Office, MathCAD, SAP 2000, SAFE, AutoCAD, PIP, ACI, ASCE-7, and IBC.
  • Client projects for this position require U.S. Citizenship.
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