Stantec Senior Structural Engineer in New York, New York

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Structural Engineer at our New York City, NY office. An opportunity exists for a highly motivated Senior Structural Engineer to become part of a dynamic structural group.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing design calculations, drawings and details for various building projects.

  • Design of new structures and rehabilitation of existing structures.

  • Review of shop drawings produced by fabricators and detailers, calculations performed by other engineers, coordinate with design team, site visits to address site issues and verify existing conditions, respond to request for information, oversee testing and monitoring programs.

  • Field investigation and condition assessment of existing structures.

  • Mentoring young engineers in the structural design of buildings.

  • Client coordination including coordinating deliveries, submittals, meeting, review comments etc. Clients include public agencies and private clients.

  • Working with other structural staff and departments to complete projects.

  • Assisting in preparing proposals and development of the building and infrastructure portfolio.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Registered as a Professional Engineer in the State of NY. Ability to obtain the Professional Engineer license in the State of NJ.

  • Proficient in steel, concrete (incl. precast and prestressed), masonry and timber design.

  • Proficiency in BIM modeling and BIM based project delivery.

  • Proficiency in Staad Pro, CSI SAP 2000, ETABS, SAFE, Ram Steel, AutoCAD, Revit and MicroStation. Knowledge of AECOSim a plus.

  • Thorough understanding of building codes and agency standards such as IBC, ASCE, ACI, AISC, AASHTO, and AREMA.

  • Proven track record delivering designs on large scale, complex building and infrastructure projects and coordinating teams from different disciplines.

  • You are comfortable being the lead structural engineer on building and infrastructure projects and are able to play a key role in project delivery from inception to construction.

  • You have strong oral and written communication skills, and place a high emphasis on attention to detail and accuracy in all aspects of your work. In addition, your strong leadership and team building skills are essential to meet the expectations of this challenging position.

Education and Experience

Bachelors Degree or Equivilent, Master Degree highly desired

8-10 years’ experience in the structural design for buildings and infrastructure with experience in the design and construction phases.

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 others’ 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-New York-New York

Organization: BC-1923 Transportation-Infrastructure-US Tri-State

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 9, 2018, 12:41:23 PM

Req ID: 180000XR