Civil Structural Engineer (Forensic Engineer)

Company Name:
SEA, Ltd.
Company Description:

SEA, Ltd., a nationally recognized forensic engineering firm with over 50 years of experience, is adding to our tenured corporate office! We work with top law firms, insurance companies and manufacturers to investigate the "why" when things fail. We are ideally seeking two biomechanical engineers: a seasoned biomechanical engineer with prior forensic experience as well as a biomechanical engineer with less than five years of experience, to round of our team. Come see how to Be Better at SEA, Ltd.!

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Job Description:

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities:

Conduct structural field investigations and analyze failures involving various structural and construction related problems involving residential, commercial and industrial properties

Determine of the origin and cause, and extent of structural failures, water intrusions, roof damage, construction defects and building system failures including envelope, roof, wall and glazing

Assignments may include foundation settlement investigations, structural assessments, site evaluations, sub-surface investigations and vibration analysis.

Analyze failures in buildings and other infrastructure systems by conducting site visits and applying engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards

Conduct unbiased investigations for various types of clients

Responsible for retention and development of client relations

Prepare oral and written reports in layman's terms that document causes of failure, extent of loss, and recommended remediation.

Deliver professional presentations, develop client relationships and promote self to client groups.

Ability to support conclusions by appropriate expert testimony in legal proceedings.

Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree highly preferred in Architecture, Civil or Structural Engineering
Minimum of seven (7) years of post-academic civil / structural engineer experience
P. E. (Professional Engineer) registration, as appropriate
S.E. registration a strong plus
Must possess strong writing skills

Public speaking experience a plus
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to climb ladders and inspect roofs
Ability to maneuver in and around buildings and in confined spaces
Ability to drive to site locations

Benefits:

Extensive forensic training
Bonus program
Medical, dental vision coverage
401(k) with company match
Paid vacation, sick days and holidays
Company-paid STD, LTD and Life Insurance
Tuition Reimbursement program
Parental leave policy
Flexplace policy following training

SEA places a strong value and priority on diversity, equity and inclusion across the company. We believe these values result in a more enriched work environment for our employees and allow us to best provide to our clients. SEA is also focused on, and committed to, staff health and wellbeing. We offer several benefits aimed at health and wellbeing, including an Employee Assistance Program and a Motion Wellness Program that rewards activity through contributions to employee HSA accounts.

SEA is a dedicated equal opportunity employer, evaluating all qualified applications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.

Location:
Rolling Meadows, IL
Job Start Date:
Monday, August 15, 2022
Job Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree highly preferred in Architecture, Civil or Structural Engineering
Minimum of seven (7) years of post-academic civil / structural engineer experience
P. E. (Professional Engineer) registration, as appropriate
S.E. registration a strong plus
Must possess strong writing skills

Job Contact Name:
Human Resources
Job Contact Phone:
+1 800-782-6851
Job Listing Date:
Tuesday, July 12, 2022