Professional Engineer

Thurmont, Maryland; New Market, MD
Open for Discussion
Dec 09, 2021
Feb 07, 2022
Contract Type

Gulf is a parent company to several different entities in the prefabricated house manufacturing industry. Gulf is starting a new engineering company that branches from its main entity: Structural LLC.  Structural LLC designs, engineers, and manufactures roof trusses, floor trusses, and wall panels for all types of residential properties. The start-up engineering company will assist Structural LLC in their current engineering needs.

This new engineering start-up is looking for a PE to work alongside 2 current Structural LLC engineers that will be transferring to the new venture. The PE will have a lot of room to grow and develop the start up into a thriving engineering firm.  

Job Description:

  • PE must be willing to mentor 2 current Structural LLC engineers as they work towards retaining their own PE License.
  • Will be working alongside the owner of Structural LLC to grow and build the start up.
  • The ability to interpret architectural or structural construction plans as it applies to the components and structure to be designed
  • Use of software to assist in small residential remodels to new residential designs.
  • Occasionally calculate and apply area load conditions as specified or required by local codes or jurisdiction requirements
  • Utilize engineering software to analyze components
  • Output production paperwork and construction layouts
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge of industry principles
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with all team members
  • Works with other members of the team in a cooperative, collaborative, respectful, and kind manner to continuously contribute towards accomplishing company and personnel goals and objectives.
  • Require minimal supervision as it relates to attendance and punctuality, work performance, quality results, adherence to safety rules, policies, and regulations, and team engagement and relations.
  • Participate in a positive company culture demonstrated by their prompt attendance, reliability, and positive interactions with their teammates and co-workers
  • Demonstrates an active willingness and interest to learn and apply Lean Manufacturing practices such as maintaining a clean and orderly work area using 5S principles (Sort, Set, Shine, Standardize, Sustain).

Technology Competencies (or similar programs)

  • Microsoft: Outlook, Word, Excel
  • Bluebeam Revu (PDF editor)
  • Truss and Panel Design: MiTek MBA, Management, SAPPHIRE, Engineering 20/20, Structure (SE)
  • EWP/Joist Design: iStruct, isPlan, isDesign

Required Education and Experience

  • Must have PE License
  • Batchelor’s in Structural or Civil Engineering
  • 6+ years of experience in Structural Engineering

Required Competencies

  • Attention to Detail and Accuracy
  • Effective and Clear Communication
  • Time Management and Prioritization Skills
  • Basic Math Comprehension
  • Interest in Construction Industry
  • Problem-Solving Skills
  • Learning Oriented
  • Teamwork Oriented
  • A Positive “Can-Do” Attitude!