The West Chester, PA office of Schnabel Engineering is currently seeking a Staff Engineer to support our dam and levee engineering group.
The successful candidate for this position will gain practical knowledge and experience while solving real engineering problems under the mentoring and supervision of senior engineering personnel. Responsibilities for this staff level position include hydrologic/hydraulic analysis, structural analysis, logging of test borings, geotechnical analysis, construction inspection, and preparation of various deliverables such as field and engineering reports.
Minimum qualifications for the position include a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year program. Candidates with a Master’s Degree in a related Civil Engineering field and successful completion of the E.I.T. (FE exam) are preferred. Prior professional work, research work, or summer intern work in a related field is desirable. Qualified candidates should be well-rounded, highly motivated, and have an interest in developing civil engineering skills needed for dams, levees, and other hydraulic structures. The successful candidate will bring their authentic individual strengths, creativity, and perspectives to our team.
Good oral and written communications skills, a positive attitude, and computer literacy are a must. Experience with AutoCAD is preferable. Field work and travel will be required. Candidates must be able to work outside, lift 60 pounds, and be physically able to negotiate construction sites, enter trenches, etc.
For 60 years, Schnabel Engineering, an employee-owned company, has been focused on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in dam and levee, geotechnical, geostructural, and tunnel engineering. We are an ENR Top 300 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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