Stantec Structural Engineer - Power in Nashville, Tennessee

At Stantec, we deliver solutions to complex challenges on iconic projects for some of the largest companies in the power and industrial sectors. We collaborate with our clients to design a fit-for-purpose solution that addresses their unique needs. From concept to commissioning, we assemble multidiscipline engineering teams composed of industry experts to guide the work. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large

Your Opportunity

As a Structural Engineer your role is to work as part of a multidiscipline design team on large projects of high complexity. In many cases, you will be expected to lead the structural design team throughout the project lifecycle. You will be responsible for overseeing document production and providing quality assurance to execute projects and consulting services successfully and efficiently resulting in client satisfaction and on-time delivery.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for projects of varying degrees of size and complexity.

  • Develop or lead a team responsible for evaluating, selecting, specifying, and engineering all structural engineered systems or products for a project

  • Engages in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats

  • Utilizes technologies in development of three dimensional models of building’s structural systems and provides markups for junior engineers/designers

  • Actively participates in and occasionally leads coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, sub-contractors, and vendors

  • Participates in client project requirement meetings, value analysis, and basic cost estimating

  • Leads the preparation and coordination of the project specifications with construction documents

  • Participates in constructability review

  • Conducts quality assurance and quality control on own projects and projects of peers

  • Leads and provides guidance in the development of new standards and specifications for the structural group

  • Develops project scope, budgets, and design approach for all size projects

  • Assists with the development of proposals for smaller, less complex projects

  • Oversees and manages multiple projects

  • Supervises and mentors junior level staff

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requisite knowledge, interpretation, and application of structural design codes, standards, and applicable building codes as applied in an industrial setting

  • Strong understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications

  • Strong knowledge of structural systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards

  • Ability to lead teams through all phases of project document production

  • Checks the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule

  • Participates and collaborates in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought

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

  • Strong presentation and interview skills

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Requires experience producing 3D models and 2D structural engineering drawings using Bentley Structural and Microstation, or Revit and AutoCad

  • Requires experience using structural engineering/finite element analysis software such as STAAD, RAM, SAP2000, RISA

  • Demonstrated business development and marketing skills

  • Demonstrated leadership experience in professional engineering organizations or equivalent at the professional level

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Licensed Professional Engineer required. Minimum of 10 years of experience.Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. 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 Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Tennessee-Nashville

Other Locations: United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-Tennessee-Chattanooga

Organization: BC-1756 Water-US Southeast

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 16, 2018, 1:17:24 PM

Req ID: 18000129