The dam design group in the Greensboro, NC office of Schnabel Engineering is currently seeking a Senior Staff/Project level Structural Engineer to support our growing business.
Primary responsibilities for this position include performing stability analysis, reinforced concrete design, and steel design for water and earth retaining structures associated with dams, spillways, and other hydraulic structures. Supplementary responsibilities will include preparation of design drawings and reports, and performing dam inspections, construction observation, and materials testing. We are looking for a motivated candidate with attention to detail, a passion to continue to develop as a professional, and a desire to be part of and help support a strong team.
Required qualifications include: a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited university and successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam.
Preferred qualifications include: a Master’s Degree with a structural design emphasis; up to 10 years of prior professional work experience in hydraulic structures and dam design or in a related field; and licensure as a Professional Engineer.
Required skills: proficiency with AutoCAD; strong oral and written communications skills; experience with computer aided structural analysis and finite element modeling.
Preferred skills: knowledge/experience with soil structure interaction; programming; proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D; proficiency in STAAD.pro, LS DYNA, and TrueGrid.
For over 60 years, Schnabel Engineering, an employee-owned company, has been focused on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in geotechnical, geostructural, dam and tunnel engineering. We are an ENR Top 250 engineering firm dedicated to excellence in client service, high quality, and value added solutions. If you have an interest in joining our team, please apply below.
Candidates must undergo a background check which may include criminal history, motor vehicle record and credit check, plus a drug screen.
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