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Structural & Geotechnical Engineer

Post Date:Oct 17, 2020Type:Full-Time
Start Date:10/17/2020Salary:
Location:US-CA-Selma Job Reference:STRUC02433
Skills:
 

Job Description:
RESPONSIBILITIES 
  • Manage and execute engineering projects in support of business with a focus on temporary structures, including support of excavation systems, temporary bridges, trestles, and other features relating to our construction operations.
  • Knowledge and ability to analyze and design according to codes, design criteria, and structural theories.
  • Identify risks and opportunities in a timely manner, and coordinate with gGravity Engineering Structures & Geotechnical Service based in Madrid (Spain).
  • Review and track design package status, generates, and follows up with the request for information (RFIs) or field change requests.
  • Heavy lift planning, evaluation of existing structures for construction loads, erection procedures or planned sequences related to construction operations.
  • Produce deliverable packages complete with detailed structural calculations and all necessary documentation as well as ensure accuracy of the design drawings.
  • Perform quantity take offs for cost estimates, payment applications, and schedule updates.
  • Assist the scheduling department and able to prepare his own schedules.
  • Assist in the preparation of detailed requisitions for material purchase, services, and subcontracts.
  • Assist in the preparation and issuance of specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with clients in order to define their needs, explain technical information, concepts or study results.
  • Verify and complete request for proposals, estimates, and other technical documents.
  • Review quotations utilizing supplier information, cost standards, technical information from quality, manufacturing, engineering, and design.
  • Determine possibility of conflicts/delays in the construction process by reviewing project drawings. Analyze the process to determine likelihood of detection and resulting effect. Suggest preventative steps for correction.
  • Executes additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.
  QUALIFICATIONS Required 
  • Master's Degree from an accredited university in Engineering (or related field)
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the State of California.
  • Minimum of seven (7)+ years of related work experience
  • High engineering knowledge in geotechnical civil works:
    • Foundations
    • Embankments
    • Slurry walls
    • Ground improvement
    • Tunnels, …, etc.
  • High engineering knowledge in structural civil works:
    • Temporary/auxiliary structures design.
    • False work and formwork design.
    • Complex and large bridge construction sequence and progress follow up
    • Auxiliary equipment design and/or advising for bridges, …, etc.
  • Familiarity with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering.
  • Communication – excellent oral presentation and written skills
  • Goal oriented – able to set goals and achieve them
  • Interpersonal – able to work well and persuade people at all organization levels
  • Organizational ability – able to plan, prioritize, organize and monitor activities and projects. Able to work well in a group environment and foster a team approach.

Preferred

  • Knowledge and experience with Scheduling software (i.e. Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project).

  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

  • Knowledge and understanding of TBM tunneling.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Tunneling and Mining Construction.

  • Knowledge and understanding of tunnel design, including some type of contact with FEM for tunnel design.



Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)




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