Project Engineer 3/20/2019
Job Posting Title: Project Engineer
Company for Posting: Gravitec
We are seeking a multi-talented engineer who is looking to drive innovation and design life-saving engineered systems. This person will combine their technical and analytical abilities to design systems for those working at height.
Desired Skill Set and Personality Traits
Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering (ABET Accredited) – Structural preferred.
Working knowledge of engineering plans.
Creative problem solving and critical thinking.
Technical background and analytical abilities.
Experience designing with various construction materials including steel, wood and concrete.
Demonstrated ability to interact directly with clients, represent and skillfully interpret design requirements.
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Strong work ethic.
Confident and articulate in written and verbal communication.
Self-Motivated – Self Starter.
Designing engineered fall protection solutions.
Manage day to day operational aspects of project.
Working directly with Drafters to prepare construction documents.
Performing analysis of existing systems and structures.
Reviewing designs for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and customer contract requirements and related specifications.
This position includes frequent travel.
Additional Desirable Skills
Previous experience with fall protection
P.E. preferred or E.I.T with progress to P.E.
Working knowledge of current industry software including AutoCAD, Solidworks, MS office and RISA-3D a plus.
Previous construction experience.
Medical / Dental / Vision plan.
401(k) savings opportunity.
Paid sick time, vacation and paid holidays.
Reports to: Director of Engineering FLSA Status: Exempt / Full Time
For consideration for this position, apply at www.gravitec.com. Please include your cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and reference this position title. Any applicants that fail to submit the requested information will not be considered.
If you have any questions, please contact our Human Resources Department for additional information. Gravitec is committed to providing a non-discriminatory employment environment for its applicants and employees. We ensure equal opportunities for qualified applicants and employees regardless of minority, gender, disability, or veteran status.
Civil / Structural Engineer 3/20/2019
Job Posting Title: Civil / Structural Engineer
Company for Posting: PND Engineers
PND Engineers is seeking a talented and self-motivated civil / structural engineer to join the team in our Seattle office. PND is a growing firm providing full-service engineering consulting throughout the United States and the world. While our ties to our founding roots in Alaska in 1979 remain strong, we’ve grown to six offices including Seattle, Portland, Houston, Anchorage, Juneau, and Palmer. PND is an innovative, award winning engineering firm and employs approximately 100 full-time employees, half of whom are registered professional engineers and/or land surveyors. We offer an excellent salary and benefits package, including bonus and profit sharing potential. Our Seattle office is conveniently located close to freeway access and mass transit.
This role will require an individual with a sharp technical mind, good communication skills, a strong work ethic, creative thinking, and a positive attitude to untangle problems not necessarily encountered in a text book. You will work with multi-disciplinary engineers and designers on a variety of interesting projects located regionally and throughout the country. The position offers the opportunity for growing responsibility developing design projects for concept through construction working on calculations, drawings, specifications, estimates and reports for various building, coastal/marine, transportation, and construction engineering projects.
Determine structural loads and perform structural calculations while analyzing and designing new and existing buildings, marine structures, bridges, retaining walls, and other heavy civil structures. Design of structures and connections in the retrofit or remodel existing structures.
Assist in the development of construction drawings in AutoCAD and 3D modeling.
Perform condition assessments of existing structures and develop technical engineering reports in describing the methods of investigation, observations, and recommendations.
Work with other engineers, technicians, and scientists in the office and in the field to perform work in other related disciplines such as geotechnical engineering, site-civil design, surveying, environmental engineering, hydrology, and permitting.
Perform construction inspections including pile driving analysis and verification of as-built details.
B.S. degree (M.S. preferred) in Civil Engineering with Structural emphasis from an ABET-accredited engineering school.
Successful completion of F.E. exam.
3-5 years of experience. Previous construction and/or engineering experience and knowledge desired.
Structural analysis software – REVIT, RISA, SAP, ETABS, etc., as well as AutoCAD and 3D modeling experience.
Proven team player with ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and strong ability to think and perform work independently.
Willingness and ability to perform any and all tasks including design, site assessments, inspections, marketing, and administrative duties.
Completed college coursework should include statics, dynamics, mechanics of materials, determinate and indeterminate structural analysis, soils analysis, foundation design, steel design, concrete design, timber design and technical writing.
Practical knowledge of structural loads, load paths, relevant design codes/standards, specifications, contract documents and constructability.
Strong communication skills - technical writing and oral communication skills in English necessary to communicate with clients, coworkers, and contractors.
Self-motivated to continue learning in areas of structural design, advances in knowledge of material behavior, design of materials, and construction methods.
Some travel is expected.
Valid U.S. driver's license and good driving record.
Legal authorization to work for any employer in the U.S. without need for sponsorship
To apply, please visit our website www.pndengineers.com, and choose Current Opportunities under the Careers menu. PND Engineers, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Structural Engineer 3/5/2019
Job Posting Title: Structural Engineer
Company for Posting: Fisher Construction Group
Fisher Construction Group is seeking a qualified Structural Engineer to join its engineering team. Compensation will depend upon qualifications, but will include a full health and welfare benefits package.
Working as part of a design and construction team, designs structural components of buildings.
Reads and interprets blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
Performs structural design and analysis calculations using governing codes and standards, mathematical engineering formulas, skills, and experience.
Develops conceptual layouts.
Details portions of projects using schematic layout. Develops drawings and produces sketches to incorporate in construction plans and specifications produced by architects. Organizes, drafts, and coordinates technical documents.
Researches design options and provides opinions on feasibility and economy of each.
Reviews shop drawings.
Assists in development of construction cost estimates or provides quantities and data sufficient for others to develop cost estimates.
Coordinates work with other disciplines such as architectural, mechanical, electrical, etc.
Uses computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering design documents.
Attends and participates in meeting with clients.
Participates in presenting ideas and proposals.
Performs field activities such as investigating and recording existing field conditions, taking and verifying measurements within project area and quality control assessments.
Other duties as assigned.
May select, manage and work with subcontractors.
On specific projects types may act as the design team lead and will coordinate all facets of the design tasks including drawing and engineering oversight, permitting, and client interface.
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
In-depth scientific and professional knowledge of principles, techniques, and procedures necessary to design structures which will be physically able to withstand specific pressures and forces.
Knowledge of laws, regulations, rules, best practices, statutes, and codes pertaining to construction of new and renovation of existing structures.
Ability to solve engineering problems and to design structural systems using creative and innovative thought processes.
Ability to apply mathematical, scientific and technological tools used in the engineering field.
Ability to analyze and interpret data and maintain a sound theoretical approach to problem solving.
Ability to apply professional judgment, balancing issues of costs, benefits, safety, quality and risks.
Competence in the use of a wide range of tools, techniques, and equipment (including software) appropriate to structural engineering.
Ability to both read and prepare technical plans, drawings and bid documents.
Demonstrated competence in Revit and Revit Structures. Knowledge and proficiency with Autocad.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with an emphasis on customer service skills.
Ability to negotiate and mediate issues with a variety of personalities representing a diverse group of individuals and businesses.
Ability to exercise tact, diplomacy and discretion in business dealings and with staff.
Ability to work as a member of a comprehensive design and construction team to achieve organizational goals as well as complete client satisfaction.
Exceptional problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
Ability to maintain a good attendance record. Ability to work long hours during some phases of projects.
Demonstrated competence in MS Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, Projects and Access.
Ability to travel to distant construction sites, which may include overnight or several day stays.
Valid Driver’s License and good driving record.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, and at least five years of experience with advanced knowledge in civil and/or structural engineering, obtainable usually through a combination of experience and continuing education.
Licensed Structural Engineer in the State of Washington.
Resumes and any questions can be sent HERE
Structural Staff Engineer / Project Engineer 2/28/2019
Job Posting Title: Structural Staff Engineer / Project Engineer
Company for Posting: Swenson Say Fagét
What’s missing from Swenson Say Fagét? You! SSF has immediate openings in our Tacoma office for talented Structural Engineers with 2 to 4 years of project experience. PE licensure preferred. Responsibilities include being smart, having common sense, playing well with others and tackling challenges like a dog with a bone.
We approach project design with open minds and technical chops to find solutions to some real head-scratchers. Our loyal clients provide staff at all levels opportunities to directly collaborate with architects, owners, contractors, developers, artists and public and private entities on projects of all types and sizes. Our office culture is informal. Besides being flexible, hardworking and technically savvy, did we mention we’re also really nice people and like to have a ton of fun?
You know there’s a perfect job for you out there. We’ve been in business for 25 years and remain committed to creating a place people want to come to everyday. Pay is dependent on experience and benefits are great. Check us out at www.ssfengineers.com. If you like what you see, we’d love to hear from you. Submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Senior Structural Engineer 2/25/2019
Job Posting Title: Senior Structural Engineer
Company for Posting: BRPH
BRPH is a full service Architectural/Engineering firm specializing in state of the art facility design is looking for a Senior Structural Engineer for its Lynwood, Washington office located just 16 miles north of Seattle and minutes from ferries, mountains and wineries. Lynnwood is the ideal gateway to everything the North Puget Sound has to offer. Float a river, hike a mountain trail or shop till you drop at Alderwood, the region’s destination shopping center. Lynnwood offers beautiful city parks, extensive public art, historic Heritage Park, hiking trails, an aquatic center, a municipal golf course and a myriad of diverse dining options.
Education and or Experience:
Building and leading a structural engineering team for large scale aerospace, manufacturing and commercial projects.
Business development and market building
Experience with Seismic calculations
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited College or University
Must have a PE
Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
Since 1964 BRPH is a full service Architectural/Engineering design firm providing superior, world-class design services to unique clients around the world in the Aerospace, Entertainment and Hospitality, Manufacturing/Industrial, Educational and Commercial Market Sectors.
So, if you are looking to join an incredible group of dynamic, talented and enthusiastic individuals people then this is a perfect opportunity for you. Please apply on our website @ brph.com under the career opportunity tab or email Laura Mayo, Senior Recruiter, BRPH Human Resources.
To request a full job description please go to BRPH.com and apply for the position of interest.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability
Structural Field Engineer – Composite Strengthening Systems 2/25/2019
Job Posting Title: Structural Field Engineer – Composite Strengthening Systems
Company for Posting: Simpson Strong-Tie
Job Description: Simpson Strong-Tie is seeking a Structural Field Engineer for our Composite Strengthening Systems (CSS) who will provide expert consultation to internal and external customers, including engineers, architects and contractors, in the areas of design, development, and implementation of CSS products to meet project needs. The Field Sales Engineer - CSS will develop project-specific solutions in conjunction with Simpson engineering services and be responsible for the delivery of projects back to customers. Additionally, this position will provide direction and training to engineering services as needed to complete projects. This position is based in the Seattle/Tacoma/Olympia area and will serve Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska.
For over 60 years, Simpson Strong-Tie has focused on creating structural products that help people build safer and stronger homes and buildings. Considered a leader in structural systems research, testing and innovation, Simpson Strong-Tie is one of the largest suppliers of structural building products in the world. At Simpson Strong-Tie we value the individual, and the creativity that individuals can bring to the workplace.
2 years design experience with fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) systems applicable to established design guides
B.S. degree in Civil/Structural Engineering and Licensed Professional or Structural Engineer in Washington State required
To learn more and apply for this position, please go to www.strongtie.com/careers.
Structural Engineer 2/7/2019
Job Posting Title: Structural Engineer
Company for Posting: Integrus Achitecture
Job Description: Are you an ambitious Structural Engineer looking to join a distinctly innovative group? Looking for an opportunity to work shoulder to shoulder with architects as a valued team member? This is a great opportunity to join a team of professionals who are committed to creating meaningful architecture and engaging the communities we serve.
Integrus Architecture is a group of Architects, Structural Engineers, Interior Designers, and Business Professionals committed to an integrated approach toward meaningful and lasting design. By creating buildings that add significant value to the communities in which they're situated, we hope to make the world a better place – for everyone – to live, to work, and to learn.
What You Do: The Structural Engineer will conduct structural analysis and design of steel, concrete, masonry and wood building structures using governing codes including construction administration under the direction of the Principal Engineer. This position offers an excellent opportunity to develop strong technical and communication skills while working with the design team on a variety of interesting and challenging projects. You will also have opportunities for professional development and community involvement.
What You Have:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Structural); Master’s Degree preferred.
Professional Engineer license a must, Structural Engineer license preferred.
At least 8 years working with building structures.
Excellent professional writing and communication ability.
Experienced in Revit, RISA 3D, RAM, and ETABS.
What We Give:
A fun, collaborative working environment.
Employer paid insurance to include medical, dental, vision, life and disability.
Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.
FSA plan with dependent care and transportation options.
401K retirement plan, with company match.
How to be successful:
Quality of Work- when you take pride, it shows!
Integrity- honesty is the best policy.
Dependability- your team counts on you.
Communication- need we say more?
Does this sound like a firm you want to work for? Does our ideal candidate sound just like you? If it does please visit our careers website. We look forward to hearing from you.
Integrus Architecture is an EEO/AAP employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Structural Design Engineer 2/6/2019
Job Posting Title: Structural Design Engineer
Company for Posting: Quantum Consulting Engineers
Job Description: Quantum Consulting Engineers, a downtown Seattle structural engineering firm, seeks a project engineer with a minimum of 2 to 6 years relevant experience. Experience should include designing a variety of building types and structures in various building materials, including concrete, steel, masonry, and wood-frame construction. Familiarity with structural detailing, seismic design and evaluation of existing structures is a plus. The position will involve preparing structural calculations and construction drawings (under the guidance of a senior engineer) for commercial, residential, mixed-use, industrial, and public-building projects.
Candidates must have earned a bachelor's degree in engineering. A professional engineering PE license is required and an SE License is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
We offer a friendly and supportive work environment and opportunity for growth and advancement. Benefits include medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage; paid vacation, holiday, and sick leave; a SIMPLE IRA plan, a cafeteria plan, and pre-tax transportation benefits (ORCA); and funds for professional licensing and seminars. Compensation is DOE.
For general company information and profiles of some of our noteworthy projects, please visit our website, www.quantumce.com. To apply please send your resume and cover letter to HR@quantumce.com. No phone calls please.
Transit Structural Engineer IV/III (Transit Engineer IV or III) King County Metro Transit 1/31/2019
Job Posting Title: Transit Structural Engineer IV/III (Transit Engineer IV or III)
Company for Posting: King County Metro Transit
Job Description: SUMMARY: Bring your engineering talent to the best public transit agency in North America (APTA Outstanding Public Transportation System of 2018)! King County Metro Transit is seeking two Structural Engineers to play critical roles supporting the design and delivery of several critical transit capital projects. These positions will play an important role in helping Metro deliver on its mission to expand and improve transit and mobility services to our communities. Metro may fill these positions at either a Level IV or Level III classification, depending on candidate qualifications and business need. Structural Engineers are required to use imagination and creative abilities to design new Metro facilities, modify existing facilities to meet future needs, and to repair facilities as necessary to meet the needs of the operating and maintenance divisions. Strong analytical capabilities are needed to examine and evaluate specific engineering problems and develop and coordinate the appropriate solutions. Good oral and written communication skills are required to relate technical information to a variety of audiences. In addition to the work above, a Structural Engineer at the IV level will perform advanced level engineering on an independent basis; play a lead role developing work plans; schedule and budget for projects; stamp and sign plans and designs; and provide assistance to more junior engineers as required.
Skills/Requirements: EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS:Transit Structural Engineer III Minimum Qualifications• A bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering is required. • Two years of engineering experience beyond the requirements for an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) certification. Experience must demonstrate knowledge of mathematics, physical and engineering sciences and the principles and methods of engineering analysis and design. • Possession of an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) or four years of engineering work commensurate with an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) registration is required, which indicates that the incumbent is competent to practice engineering and meets the requirements to qualify for an EIT. Transit Structural Engineer IV Minimum Qualifications• A bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering is required. • At least Five (5) years of professional Engineer experience. • Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Washington, or the ability to obtain a state license within 90 days from date of hire.Additional requirements for both III and IV Levels include:• Excellent analytical abilities. • Good written and oral communication skills. • Ability to work with a diverse group of people. • Strong customer service skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with King County staff at various levels, consultants, other public agency engineering personnel, local utilities and governmental agencies. • Ability to work independently or as part of a team; ability to interact appropriately with others. • Ability to prioritize assignments, stay organized and manage rapidly changing priorities (must be able to successfully work on a number of projects simultaneously). • A valid Washington State Driver's License or the ability to get one by time of hire, or ability to travel to work sites in a timely manner.Desired Qualifications• A master's degree in engineering. • Registration as a Professional Structural Engineer in the State of Washington.
How to Apply: Apply online at http://www.kingcounty.gov/jobs
Sales Specialist, Buildings BASF 01/15/2019
Job Posting Title: Sales Specialist, Buildings
Company for Posting: BASF
Job Description: At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation. We achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise. And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2017. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! Sales Specialist, Buildings (1805442) – Seattle, WA Where the Chemistry Happens We are seeking a professional like you to serve the Seattle, WA territory as a Sales Specialist, Buildings for our Construction Systems business.
Skills/Requirements: Formula for Success Leveraging your educational background and professional experience within the construction industry, we will rely on you to develop new and restoration business in the Building Sector through existing and potential customer baseYour previous sales experience will be a valued asset as you grow Building segment product sales through solution packages and leading the development of customer relationships at all levels. Your strong selling, presentation and leadership skills will be essential as you develop and maintain a high-value business relationship with Engineering Firms, Specialty Waterproofing, and Restoration Contractors.Successfully engaging across the organization, you will collaborate with Key Account Managers, Marketing staff, and other Segment Managers.Your passion for technical knowledge, learning and outside sales experience will aid in delivery of dominant specification presence, number of specs generated with engineering firms, project tracking and the development and execution of sales operating plans.Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry. The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career. BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
How to Apply: https://basf.jobs/north-america-bc/job/Seattle-Sales-Specialist%2C-Buildings-WA-98101/505799801/?feedId=111101