Structural Engineer

Company Name:
GEI Consultants, Inc.
Company Description:

GEI a Way of Life

When you’re doing what you love and working with great people, work becomes less like a job, and more like a way of life. Here at GEI Consultants, Inc. (GEI), we have been fostering growth and creativity for nearly 50 years. Our culture is one of collaboration and support. If you are passionate about your field, excited about learning and constantly looking for ways to innovate, we’d love to have you join the GEI family.

Who are we?

GEI is an employee-owned, leading consulting engineering and environmental firm ranked #88 in the ENR top 500 (2020). We partner with hundreds of government, energy, industry, and institutional clients, and have completed 50,000 project engagements throughout the United States, Canada, and more than 20 other countries. We are sought out for our ideas, our creativity, and most of all, for the quality and character of our people.

Job Description:

Job Description

GEI Consultants is currently seeking a motivated Structural Engineer for our Chicago regional office. The successful candidate will work on structural engineering tasks, including building adaptive reuse design, geotechnical support, and civil works projects located in the Chicago metropolitan area and throughout the US. The candidate will have an opportunity to grow professionally with a GEI team of mentors and motivated peers. Additionally, the candidate will use Autodesk Products, structural computer programs, and Microsoft Office products to prepare construction documents and engineering reports as a member of a multi-disciplinary design team.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties
◦Assist GEI structural and geotechnical engineers with structural design and analysis tasks across our core disciplines, including building and bridge structural design, existing structure analysis, foundation design, construction shoring and retaining wall design,
◦Understanding of applicable building codes and design standards used in the industry,
◦Ability to perform field assessments of existing structures, including occasional use of safety harness on high lifts and other personal protection equipment,
◦Prepare technical reports of engineering findings and test results,
◦Assist in preparation of construction drawings and specifications, construction cost estimating, design implementation and report preparation,
◦Meeting project objectives, schedules and budgets,
◦Perform site inspections of construction projects to verify conformance with design documents, and
◦Other duties as assigned.

Location:
Vernon Hills or Chicago, IL
Job Start Date:
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Job Requirements:

Job Description

GEI Consultants is currently seeking a motivated Structural Engineer for our Chicago regional office. The successful candidate will work on structural engineering tasks, including building adaptive reuse design, geotechnical support, and civil works projects located in the Chicago metropolitan area and throughout the US. The candidate will have an opportunity to grow professionally with a GEI team of mentors and motivated peers. Additionally, the candidate will use Autodesk Products, structural computer programs, and Microsoft Office products to prepare construction documents and engineering reports as a member of a multi-disciplinary design team.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties
◦Assist GEI structural and geotechnical engineers with structural design and analysis tasks across our core disciplines, including building and bridge structural design, existing structure analysis, foundation design, construction shoring and retaining wall design,
◦Understanding of applicable building codes and design standards used in the industry,
◦Ability to perform field assessments of existing structures, including the occasional use of safety harness on high lifts and other personal protection equipment,
◦Prepare technical reports of engineering findings and test results,
◦Assist in preparation of construction drawings and specifications, construction cost estimating, design implementation and report preparation,
◦Meeting project objectives, schedules, and budgets,
◦Perform site inspections of construction projects to verify conformance with design documents, and
◦Other duties as assigned.

Job Contact Name:
Stephanie Maldonado
Job Contact Phone:
+1 916-596-0794
Job Listing Date:
Wednesday, April 28, 2021