Professional Civil Engineer - Structural

Wade Trim Associates   •  

Detroit, MI

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 271 days ago

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Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, five to ten years of structural analysis and underground structure experience, and a PE license. Foundational experience should include mat foundations, driven piles, auger-cast piles, caissons and soil/rock anchors and experience with soil and rock mechanics and related design is a plus. Knowledge of ACI 350, ACI 318, AISC Steel Manual and the International Building Code is required as well as a working knowledge of AutoCAD. Candidates must have the ability to use structural and foundation design software and possess excellent technical writing, organization, and communication skills. Individuals must be self-motivated and able to work well with others. Typical responsibilities include:

  • Perform structural analysis and design of heavy civil and underground structures including concrete storage tanks, wastewater treatment facilities, tunnels and drop shafts, retaining walls, braced excavations, foundations, utility structures, and related low-rise buildings
  • Provide technical planning, design and construction support on various wet weather projects that may include combined sewer overflow, collection system, pump station, water, stormwater, and/or other wastewater projects
  • Design for various materials including reinforced concrete, pre-stressed concrete, steel, aluminum, masonry and FRP
  • Prepare engineering calculations and supporting analysis of alternatives
  • Prepare structural related construction plans and technical specifications
  • Utilize various design software to complete structural analysis
  • Conduct research and development for projects
  • Function as Task Manager to assist Project Manager
  • Work with multi-discipline engineering teams
  • Prepare design cost estimates
  • Monitor task budget and progress
  • Conduct on-site inspections as needed
  • Prepare and review scope, budget and schedule for project tasks
  • Attend various meetings including pre-design, plan review, pre-construction, staff, etc.
  • Assist with proposals, marketing, project reports and technical presentations
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Maintain a safe working environment