This position serves as a civil/structural designer on a large project or group of projects for industrial and petrochemical clients.
Works closely with engineers to develop civil/structural drawings and models.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Work with civil/structural engineer to produce project deliverables.
Produce detailed engineering drawings directly from 3D Tekla models as well as traditional 2D drawing production methods using AutoCAD.
Ensure civil/structural design meets local, client and industry standards.
Analyze point cloud, survey data, maps, drawings, aerial photography, topographical and geotechnical data for project planning and execution purposes.
Perform periodic field visits to project sites to obtain information and verify existing field conditions.
Interact with the Company’s project teams and other disciplines to develop and support project requirements.
Review vendor documents for civil/structural design development.
Review fabrication drawings to ensure compliance with civil/structural design drawings.
Learn and comply with the Company’s Project Services Quality System.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Background in petrochemical/heavy industrial industry.
Familiarity with structural steel, civil, concrete, and earthwork design – Required.
Excellent organizational and communication skills – Required.
Experience with AutoCAD computer design/drafting software – Required.
Experience with Tekla Structures 3D modeling/drafting software – Required.
Experience with Civil 3D, Navisworks, MS Word, and MS Excel.
Experience with using laser scan and point cloud data.
Familiarity with AISC, IBC, ACI codes and OSHA requirements.
Ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced work environment with multiple priorities and deadlines – Required.
Willingness and ability to travel on short duration assignments.
Willingness to work occasional overtime as required.
Proficient with project management and reporting tools.
Detailed understanding of typical refinery project front end loading and detailed design phase engineering.
Applicants must be able to obtain a TWIC card.
Possess a valid driver’s license – Required
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
8-15 years of professional experience in civil/structural design.
2-year degree from technical school.
Able to sit/stand, type, and perform computer work for long periods of time.
Frequent use of hands/fingers for computer entry and answering phones.
Able to perform occasional bending, lifting, and reaching.
Must be able to lift 15 lbs if necessary.
Perform field walks in industrial environment while wearing full-length fire-retardant clothing, hard hat, boots, & gloves.
Climb caged ladders to access industrial equipment for observation.
Compensation Range: $45 – $55.00/hr