Senior Structural Engineer
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With more than 40 offices across North America, we offer a range of engineering, science, and technical consulting services. Our range of expertise, project types, and culture make us the choice for top talent in the AEC industry.
GEI Consultants is currently seeking a motivated Sr Structural Engineer for our Chicago regional office. The successful candidate will work on structural engineering tasks, including building adaptive reuse design, geotechnical 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.
Assist GEI structural and geotechnical engineers with structural design and analysis tasks across our core disciplines, including building and smaller bridge structural design, concrete dam spillway and gate analysis, 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 (after training),
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,
Preparing project scopes and proposals,
Meeting project objectives, schedules and budgets,
Perform site inspections of construction projects to verify conformance with design documents, and
Other duties as assigned.