Burns & McDonnell Staff Structural Engineer - Aviation & Federal (Atlanta) in Atlanta, Georgia
Wishing you could have an ownership stake in the company you are working for? Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is an award-winning engineering, architectural, construction environmental and consulting services firm. We are a 100% employee-owned, with regional and project offices nationwide. Burns & McDonnell plans, designs, constructs, and manages projects all over the world with one mission in mind -- to make our clients successful.
Burns & McDonnell is looking for the unique structural engineer that has a desire to apply their technical design experience, while actively engaging their entrepreneurial spirit. Looking for more direct client and end-user interaction? We’ve got it. Whether you enjoy working with clients that are commercial, military, domestic, or international, you will have the opportunity to use those leadership and people-skills that sets you apart from your peers. You will be involved in a variety of unique design projects, from airports to military training facilities to federal laboratories. Be a part of an energy-filled workplace that pays for performance, where you can invest in a career that you can grow into project management or business development opportunities if desired.
The Staff Structural Engineer will work on project teams to create world class designs for new projects, alterations, and redevelopments on a variety of projects including airports, process, corporate, pipeline, institutional, industrial, manufacturing, government, and military facilities. The Staff Structural Engineer will work with the project team throughout the design and construction process, adapting structural plans according to budget constraints, design factors or client needs.
Perform structural design of projects from the conceptual phase through design completion.
Modify and review production drawings for a variety of projects including, but not limited to: airports, process facilities, industrial facilities, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
Design structural components for project needs and requirements that are set forth by the project managers.
Applies strong knowledge of commonly used structural engineering/design concepts, principles, practices, codes, and procedures within the structural engineering services industry.
Research and compile project related data as required by the project managers.
Update drawings provided by senior engineers to verify corrections are made within multiple CAD related software.
Compiles information for client presentations, shop drawing review, and contract administration for the design of power, process, pipeline, industrial, healthcare, airports, educational institutions, commercial, and governmental and military facilities.
Performs field inspections, measurements, or calculations for public and private clients.
All other duties as assigned
Bachelor of Science in Structural Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering may be substituted for 1 year experience.
3 years of structural engineering experience, consulting preferred.
Successful completion of FE preferred with a desire to obtain SE when eligible.
Strong knowledge in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient in standard engineering techniques and procedures.
Strong computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Strong computer skills include structural analysis programs (e.g., RISA 3D, ETABS, SAFE), AutoCAD, and BIM (e.g., Revit).
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization, and problem-solving skills.
This position will be performing Federal related project work for Burns & McDonnell clients. A qualified applicant must have the ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access authorization to clients’ facilities.
Job Structural Engineering
Primary Location US-GA-Atlanta
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 213216