Stantec Structural Designer in Butler, Pennsylvania

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

Your role is to work with guidance and direction on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a Senior Engineer. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification for engineered systems or products for a project verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards/practices. A Structural Designer will perform a variety of tasks which may include Revit design, calculations and field work.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Conducts basic interpretations of drawings, codes, and other similar materials

  • Performs Revit design for the structural discipline using knowledge of relevant software programs

  • Works with architectural, interior, and other engineering disciplines in the coordination of the project under the direction of a senior engineer/designer

  • Performs field work as directed by a senior engineer/designer

  • Performs basic calculations to analyze and design individual building components using company standard software and proprietary manufacturer software

  • Assists with engineering duties on projects of various complexity

  • Assists with collecting data and gathering information to support design decisions

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the senior engineering staff

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Basic understanding of Revit and AutoCad, and the use of it as a drafting/design tool

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in a project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought

  • Thorough understanding of structural engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others

  • Ability to interpret sketches, drawings, building program and other similar material

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, Revit; Prefer experience with AutoCAD; Component Design Software such as Enercalc and Tedds; General Matrix Analysis Software such as RISA and RAM Elements

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering. Minimum of 0-2 years of experience. Internship experience preferred.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Structural Designer

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh

Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-Butler

Organization: BC-2180 Buildings-US Pennsylvania

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 9, 2018, 3:31:19 PM

Req ID: 18000217