Structural Engineer

GEI Consultants   •  

Portland, ME

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Description:

GEI's Northeast U.S. coastal waterfront practice is growing and we are seeking a Structural Engineer to join our Portland Maine office. Candidate would also provide support to GEI’s Waterfront Division in the Franklin Massachusetts office. This individual will assist with design, permitting, field investigation, inspection, and construction observation of waterfront projects such as piers, docks, marinas, wharves, bulkheads, retaining walls, dredging, boat ramps and slope stabilization. Strong design experience with timber, steel and concrete is desired as well as a working knowledge of geotechnical engineering to assist in the design of soil/structure interaction elements. The selected candidate will work with senior leadership in GEI’s Portland Maine office and elsewhere.

Role Description:

  • Manage small to medium projects within technical specialty
  • Collaborate with senior project managers and technical staff on large waterfront infrastructure projects
  • Evaluate and analyze collected data and prepare technical reports, letters and memoranda
  • Prepare design calculations, permit documents, and reports
  • Develop construction drawings, technical specifications, cost estimates and bid documents
  • Assist with the development of project plans, schedules and budgets
  • Assist with the preparation of proposals to provide professional services and support other GEI offices with proposals and the delivery of professional services
  • Travel to project sites and other offices as required, including overnight travel

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.S. degree in Structural or Civil Engineering with an M.S. degreepreferred
  • 5-10 years of professional experience in marine, bridge, or heavy infrastructure projects
  • Licensed as Professional Engineer in Maine or ability to obtain reciprocity in Maine within one year of hire date
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work well alone and in a team atmosphere
  • Willing to travel on temporary assignments as necessary, including field assignments
  • Valid driver’s license