STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES develops and integrates proprietary products and specialty engineering services, to create highly engineered solutions that sustain and enhance infrastructure across a broad range of end user markets. We serve owners and managers of infrastructure, as well as designers, engineers, and general contractors, across the U.S. and in selected international markets
We are currently recruiting for a Repair Design Engineer for our Chicago office, located in Elgin, IL. The Repair Design Engineer will work in collaboration with our open shop contracting crews to solve and repair our customers' failing concrete issues.
The Repair Design Engineer will be responsible for:
Providing technical support and assisting with sales activities in a technical nature such as Lunch and Learns.
Preparing and presenting technical presentations to contractors, architects, engineers and building owners related to assessment findings and repair recommendations.
Effectively collaborating with the local branch team and interfacing with the Strongpoint Engineering team to produce technical repair approach.
Conduct field surveys/inspections on a cursory or more detailed level solely or lead a team of forensic investigators.
Generating and/or analyzing survey reports, maps, drawings, and other data pertaining to different type of structures providing technical guidance to the branch personnel and customers.
Completing structural analyses and repair rehabilitation design of concrete and steel structural systems
Writing clear concise technical reports and observational letters
Meeting deliverables while assuring compliance with Established scope of work.
Minimum requirements include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline, with a Master's in Civil Engineering preferred.
Currently holds, or has the ability to obtain professional engineering license within one year.
5+ years of experience in civil engineering and construction, with experience in heavy industrial construction highly preferred.
A strong working knowledge of reinforced concrete repair and repair design is required.
Knowledge, skills, and ability with the design of concrete repairs, including production of precision technical plans and drawings; specifying materials, methods, and the tools involved in the repair of structures
Good understanding of Civil and Structural Codes
Experience in the evaluation of concrete, steel and fireproofed structures, perform supporting calculations, and generate shop drawings for the repair of concrete and steel structures
Knowledge of industry software such ETABS, SAFE, SAP2000 Adapt PT, AutoCAD, and Adobe Professional.
Our ideal candidate is an innovative but decisive field manager who can work effectively in a highly collaborative, team-based environment; has the ability to set goals and expectations and hold others accountable; can encourage and mentor others; is approachable, empathetic and outgoing; can quickly gain trust and respect; and is able to establish and maintain relationships.
STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES, a Structural Group Company, is proud of a company culture that promotes 24/7 safety and quality. We offer competitive compensation and benefits including medical and dental insurance, 401(k), paid holidays, vacation, tuition reimbursement, career development and growth opportunities, and a caring work environment.
STRUCTURAL collaborates with clients to improve infrastructure by combining our award-winning specialty construction, repair and maintenance services with our proprietary technologies to provide innovative solutions for demanding engineering and construction challenges.Founded in 1976, STRUCTURAL has earned recognition as one of the industry’s leading specialty contractors and is currently ranked no. 27 in Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine’s list of the Top 600 Specialty Contractors. With locations nationwide and in select international markets, STRUCTURAL serves the commercial/government, industrial, energy and transportation markets.Since its inception, STRUCTURAL has been dedicated to developing new technologies, procedures, materials and processes to meet demanding engineering and construction challenges. Leveraging strategic alliances and industry relationships, STRUCTURAL transforms technology into readily accessible tools for clients and employees, as well as a growth platform for the company.The growth and advancement also extend to the industry. Research and development, leadership and the sharing of knowledge are examples of how STRUCTURAL contributes to industry technical guidelines and quality standards for procedures and materials.