Structural Engineer, 2666

Location , IL
Date Posted May 14, 2018
Job Type Seasonal/Temp


Order Type :
Temp To Full-Time

Sirius Technical Services is searching to fill a contract position for an experienced Senior Structural Engineer with lead capabilities. Ideal candidates must have experience working in the chemical, consumer goods, food and beverage, and/or pharmaceutical industries. The ability to lead the structural engineering team for a project (or multiple projects) and be the client interface are key requirements of this position.


• BS degree in Structural Engineering or Civil Engineering with a structural concentration

• Minimum 15 years of professional experience

• PE and/or SE is preferred


• Design of structures for steel, concrete, masonry and wood.

• Supervise other structural engineers and designers on a project, delegate work.

• Develop and supervise the use of design criteria document(s) to meet the project objectives.

• Apply good judgement and engineering principles in all their work.

• Gather field data and/or oversee field data gathering.

• Inspect project sites and examine structures to evaluate conditions.

• Be in reasonable charge of work and signing off on drawing packages with PE or SE Licensure.

• Obtain planning and/or building regulations approval.

• Work with outside consultants and contractors: e.g. geotechnical engineers and construction contractors.

• Ensure checking, quality and technical accuracy of project deliverables.

• Establish and manage engineering schedule and budget objectives on assigned projects.

• Estimate, plan and communicate staffing requirements for assigned projects.

• Interface with client on assigned projects.

• Develop and write structural proposals and the scope and budget associated with multi discipline proposals.

• Develop or write project based documents; including but not limited to studies, project notes, scope, close-out reports.

Key Attributes

Ability to analyze and critically assess problems

Understanding of structural engineering concepts and principles

Working knowledge of building codes

Working knowledge of construction materials, construction methods and industry standards

Advanced structural analysis experience including three-dimensional and solid finite element modeling and analysis preferred

Ability to manage an engineering and design team

Ability to professionally interact with client and team members

Strong technical skills

Strong leadership skills

Positive conflict resolution skills

Ability to set priorities and manage multiple tasks

Manage several projects simultaneously

Ability to work in a multi-disciplined team environment

Strong decision-making skills

Ability to share knowledge

Good communication skills

Client development and interface

Budget management

Schedule management

Must be able to travel when necessary

Project work may require:

Local, interstate, or international travel

Field exposure to various manufacturing, industrial, commercial, or institutional environments

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