Senior Structural Engineer


Description

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

The Structural Associate applies buildings structural engineering principles and client service skills to cultivate and deliver a variety of projects types and complexity including federal, education, and industrial. The Associate has overall staff management responsibility for a structural engineering project delivery team which may consist of more junior project managers, designers, and CAD/Revit production staff. This individual welcomes opportunities and challenges within a project, and applies consulting skills into each client interaction. The Sr. Associate adds value while helping us differentiate from other firms and position itself as an innovator in the industry.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Successfully manages projects of significant scope, complexity, and revenue budget.

  • Applies buildings engineering and project management knowledge while leading cross-functional resources to meet project requirements within established timeframes and budgets.

  • Holds project team members accountable for deliverables.

  • Meets technical, contractual, schedule, budgetary and client service objectives for each project.

  • Applies strong structural engineering skills, experience and knowledge to the design and oversight of the design, for building projects.

  • Manages and plans the production resources and workflow to produce the design documentation, drawings, and calculations required for structural engineering projects.

  • Periodically acts as QC reviewer on projects.

  • Nurtures existing client relationships.

  • Proactively represents firm and pursues opportunities for new business.

  • Develops and delivers client presentations.

  • Collaborates with the Structural Principal of the business center on staffing, workforce planning and the hiring process.

  • Shares knowledge with others by serving as a trainer and resource.

  • Directly manages and mentor’s others; engaging, developing, and retaining top talent.

  • Supervises local staff of two and helps with organic growth of department.

Qualifications

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Successful history of collaboration and teaming with structural contractors on Design-Build projects.

  • Expertise managing projects, consulting with clients, managing teams and coordination among architecture and other building engineering disciplines.

  • Understanding and implementation of the principles of project management.

  • Ability to manage clients, projects, fee, scope, and teams to achieve budget, schedule and deliverable objectives while meeting key stakeholder critical success factors.

  • Familiarity with, and ability to produce, project-related documents and documentation standards required of a Project Manager.

  • Ability to integrate design elements with other disciplines to deliver a coordinated design.

  • Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards.

  • A commanding knowledge of technical issues supporting delivered design services.

  • Deep understanding and working knowledge the following building systems: steel framing including lateral systems for seismic (braced frames, BRBF, SPSW, etc.), concrete framing including lateral systems for seismic (shear walls and moment frames), wood framing, timber.

  • Strong knowledge of healthcare, higher education, military and/or life science communities including architects, engineers, contractors, and facilities, both stakeholders and key decision-makers.

  • Ability to apply sustainable design principles within projects.

  • Strong client communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to apply logic, reasoning, and organizational skills to structural concepts and ideas into projects.

  • Ability to manage, motivate, coach and direct staff of varying levels and skillsets.

  • Ability to prioritize project needs and staff workloads.

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office-Excel, Bluebeam, ETABS, SAP2000, RAM, and RISA.

  • Functional knowledge of recent versions of Revit.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering plus 10 years related professional experience. US PE and Alaska Structural Engineering license required. LEED AP Credential is preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers. Some travel may be required such as delivering plans or documents to reviewing agencies or clients or to attend meetings. May occasionally visit study areas, construction sites and/or be exposed to outside elements and inclement weather conditions.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Alaska-Anchorage

Job : Structural Engineer

Organization : BC-2045 Buildings-US Pacific

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Req ID: 210001BB

Anchorage, AK

18 day(s) ago