Civil Structural Engineer
Posted date [2012-Nov-26]  (ID: 643)
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Founded in 1986 by its president, Robert Ranson, Progressive Design has grown to become one of the largest privately held multi-discipline engineering firms in central Virginia. Based in Richmond, our company is currently working with clients in Maine, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Illinois, Ohio, Florida, Nebraska, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Texas, as well as Europe, Asia and South America. Possessing vast experience and technical expertise, we deliver unparalleled value to our customers....
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Progressive Design is one of the largest privately held multi-discipline engineering firms in central Virginia.  We serve Fortune 500 companies in industries such as food processing, films, fibers, plastics, paper, chemicals, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, power, metals, wastewater treatment, and discrete manufacturing

Because of continued growth we are looking for a talented Civil Structural Engineer to join our team in Richmond, VA.

Some of the benefits of this exceptional opportunity are:

  • Stability – Founded in 1986, Progressive Design has experienced consistent growth and established an impressive track record of successful projects. With a long list of capabilities ranging from Controls Automation, Process Piping, and Construction Management to Design Build, Instrument & Controls, and Systems Integration Progressive Design is built on a solid foundation of success and is well positioned for continued growth.
  • Career Growth – At Progressive Design you will be working on exciting and challenging projects alongside some of the most talented engineers, designers, and industry experts in the country.  As part of the Progressive Design team you will benefit from the company’s commitment to quality, creativity and innovation.
  • Compensation – Progressive Design offers a highly competitive compensation package including a performance based bonus plan.

To be considered for the exceptional career opportunity you must have at least the following:

  • BSCE, BSCET, OR ASCET
  • 5+ years of heavy industrial experience
  • PE License
  • Experience with equipment foundations/supports, piping supports, process buildings, and access platforms
  • Retrofit experience
  • Knowledge of relevant risk management issues (contractual terms, technical feasibility, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of OSHA, API-620, API-650, NFPA 13, IBC, AISC, ACI-318, ACI-530, AISI, and ASCE-7 codes
  • Experience in preparing structural and civil construction plans and  specifications


Complete Opportunity Overview:
Company Overview:

Founded in 1986, Progressive Design has grown to become one of the largest privately held multi-discipline engineering firms in central Virginia. Possessing vast experience and technical expertise, we deliver unparalleled value to our customers.
Progressive Design is a multi-discipline engineering consulting office supporting manufacturing facilities and clients in the Eastern US with areas of specialization including: project feasibility studies, process improvement analysis, new process design, process upgrades, air pollution abatement technology and integration, environmental compliance, product design, industrial capital projects, and detailed project/construction estimates.  The company serves Fortune 500 companies in industries such as food processing, films, fibers, plastics, paper, chemicals, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, power, metals, wastewater treatment, and discrete manufacturing.
 
General Responsibilities:
Civil/Structural Engineers are responsible for performing civil and/or structural engineering duties as stand-alone projects; or as incidental to projects including process, HVAC, mechanical and machine-related engineering and design. 

Practical Application of Responsibilities:

  • Develop bids, proposals, scopes of work, scope changes, correspondence, estimates, schedules, material lists, specifications, design concepts, design drawings and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
  • Perform field work and technical research
  • Perform technical studies and calculations
  • Maintain project files and documentation
  • Certify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility
  • Allocate tasks to Civil/Structural Designers
  • Maintain budget and schedule

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
 

  • BSCE, BSCET, OR ASCET
  • 5+ years of heavy industrial experience
  • PE License
  • Experience with equipment foundations/supports, piping supports, process buildings, and access platforms
  • Retrofit experience
  • Knowledge of relevant risk management issues (contractual terms, technical feasibility, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of OSHA, API-620, API-650, NFPA 13, IBC, AISC, ACI-318, ACI-530, AISI, and ASCE-7 codes
  • Experience in various types of steel and concrete construction methodologies
  • Experience in conventional and deep foundation systems
  • Experience in preparing structural and civil construction plans and  specifications
  • Working knowledge of static and dynamic load applications
  • Understanding of the structural considerations associated with demolition of  both structures and equipment
  • Working knowledge of alternative materials and construction methodologies as  may be necessary to facilitate clients’ needs
  • Working knowledge of earth pressures and their effect on design
  • Working knowledge of considerations of other trades as related to efficiently  designed structural systems
  • Working knowledge of machining and fabrication practices and methods
  • A good understanding of and sensitivity to maintenance & constructability
  •    considerations in all design applications
  • Experience in project estimating
  • Proven technical and business writing skills
  • Proven project management skills
  • Working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, various CAD software packages, various structural and civil software packages
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Strong ethics and corporate loyalty
  • Must be results oriented
  • Must be a team player
  • Must possess uncompromised commitment to quality


Benefits:
We offer a fast paced, exciting work environment with a competitive compensation package including: Health Care Benefits, Vacation, 401K and tuition reimbursement.

For immediate consideration please forward a resume to: recruitingdirector@progressive-design.com

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Job Title Civil Structural Engineer
Post Details
Classification Job Classification -> Engineering
Posted By Progressive Design Inc.
Job Function Engineer
Email progressive@workrocket.com
Location Locations -> Virginia -> Richmond, VA
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
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