Engineer-Structural

Company Name:
ESD (Environmental Systems Design, Inc.)
Company Description:

ESD (Environmental Systems Design, Inc.) recently expanded into structural engineering and is building a team of talented, passionate engineers at all experience levels to work on a wide range of structural engineering services and project types.

Consider joining our structural team for unique career-development opportunities and industry-leading project experiences while working on interesting projects in a dynamic, collaborative work environment.

The new structural group is headed by Managing Director David Weihing and Practice Leader José A Medero.

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Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY

The Engineer performs basic structural technical work under the supervision of a Senior Project Engineer. Understands and identifies project requirements and performs independent technical work on basic structural tasks. Provides guidance to Structural Designers on completion of duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Develops basic structural system designs under minimal supervision; this includes the ability to offer solutions to general technical problems.
Works in conjunction with senior project engineer to prepare project deliverables per the client’s intent and scope of work outlined in ESD's proposal.
Follows ESD’s quality management process; reviews project deliverables prior to submission to QA/AC reviewer.
Actively participates in the engineering professional community to build personal knowledge and professional growth (e.g. attend meetings / seminars / conferences.)
Performs duties to assist with project management requirements as follows:
Gives input or creates plans to complete tasks within the project timeline and budget, identifies required precursors from other disciplines in a timely fashion.
Develops understanding of all ESD service offerings. (“5X”)
Meets or exceeds utilization goals and adheres to project budget.
Identifies and reports potential roadblocks and competing client and co-worker priorities that may inhibit the ability to maintain the project scope, schedule, and budget.

Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Job Start Date:
Monday, November 15, 2021
Job Requirements:

BASIC REQUIREMENTS
Possess basic knowledge of structural engineering practices.
Strong technical and analytical skills.
Knowledge of commonly used and accepted design and construction codes, concepts, practices, procedures.
Able to read, analyze, and interpret technical documents and specifications, technical procedures, and government regulations.
Proficient in applicable software (i.e. Revit, CAD, structural software, and others).
Exhibits strong communication skills to confidently interact and communicate scope and coordinate tasks with vendors and inter-discipline co-workers.
Displays effective organization and time management skills with projects, reports and other duties; effectively manages multiple priorities and is punctual and dependable.

EDUCATION / CERTIFICATION / EXPERIENCE
Accredited engineering degree or equivalent education and experience required.
Minimum 2 years related industry experience.
Fundamentals of engineering (FE) / engineer in training (EIT) or other professional certification based on area of expertise preferred.

ESD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy (including childbirth and conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), age, marital status, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, citizenship status, order of protection status or any other protected classification.

Job Contact Name:
Kim Freedlund
Job Contact Phone:
+1 847-909-6039
Job Listing Date:
Thursday, October 28, 2021