Civil/Structural Engineer

McDonalds   •  

Chicago, IL

Less than 5 years

Posted 211 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

This position will be supporting the engineering and designing of Civil and Site Layouts for McDonald’s new and existing restaurants. McDonald’s has been strategically modernizing their restaurants to gain a competitive advantage in the industry. New restaurant designs include cutting edge architecture and energy efficient building systems design.


Civil design and layout knowledge of commercial environments (experience in the design of restaurants or other similar commercial/retail use buildings such as banks, pharmacy and/or gas stations is strongly preferred)

Experience interpreting codes as they apply to commercial buildings (Including, but not limited to IBC; ASCE; AASHTO)

Familiarity with Accessibility Codes and (i.e. ADAAG)

Experience reading and interpreting geotechnical reports

Experience with LEED and the design of high performing buildings preferred

Proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office; Experience with Revit preferred

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Strong project management skills

Ability to work well in a team environment

Preference given to applicants who also have Structural design knowledge of commercial buildings inclusive of high seismic, high wind and specialized foundations systems

Minimum Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

BA/BS degree from an ABET accredited university in Civil, Structural or other related engineering discipline

Must have passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (F.E. / E.I.T.) exam

4+ years design experience obtained while working under a licensed Structural Engineer (S.E.) or Professional Engineer (P.E.)

Preferred Qualifications:

Structural engineer (S.E.) and/or Professional Engineer (P.E.) license is preferred, eligibility to sit for the Principles and Practice of Engineering (P.E.) Exam may be acceptable, with the expectation of taking and passing the exam within the first year of employment.

Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.

Excel in a team based environment.

Proven ability to communicate to all levels of an organization, from production staff to the company President.

Effective project management skills within a multitasking environment.

Ability to manage multiple projects