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Structural Engineer (Water Resources)

Company: McMillen Jacobs Associates
Location: Lake Oswego
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionThe ideal candidate will have a 5-10 years of structural design experience focused on water resource related work. The chosen candidate will participate in the design of new hydroelectric facilities, concrete dams, intake towers, spillways, hydraulic gates, hoist structures, penstocks, pump stations and appurtenant facilities as well as structural evaluation, refurbishment, repair and alteration of these facilities. Responsibilities:

  • Establishes project specific design criteria, gathers historical information including drawings, design reports, and codes
  • Prepares Design Development Reports summarizing project criteria and historical information
  • Performs standard computations and analysis
  • Performs field investigations for proposal work and engineering observation of construction projects
  • Writes technical memorandums summarizing technical and field work
  • Prepares mark-ups and drawings for CAD staff
  • Assists on other tasks such as: proposal preparations, site visits, and review of construction documents
  • Edits specifications Qualifications:
    • PE required
    • 5 to 10 years of structural design experience
    • Proficient knowledge, interpretation and application of industry design standards including ASCE7, AISC 360, AISC 341, ACI 318.
    • Familiarity in analysis, design, and evaluation of hydraulic steel and concrete structures in compliance with applicable jurisdictional requirements including FERC, USACE, USBR, and the IBC.
    • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
    • Skilled in reading, interpreting and communicating the design intent of contract documents, plans and specifications
    • Knowledge of the application of engineering and construction materials related to hydro infrastructure
    • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
    • Must have a flexible work schedule, be willing to travel up to 15%
    • Must be able to work in a team environment, effectively lead tasks, work independently and be self-motivatedEducation:B.S. in Civil Engineering, focus on Structural M.S. preferredCompany Bio:McMillen Jacobs Associates is a full-service environmental, engineering, and construction firm in the water resources, hydropower, fisheries, transportation, and heavy civil underground markets. We are able to contribute to a project at the planning stage, navigate the regulatory requirements, develop a design, manage and self-perform construction, start-up, and commissioning.EEO:McMillen Jacobs Associates is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and will make all employment related decisions without race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Keywords: McMillen Jacobs Associates, Portland , Structural Engineer (Water Resources), Engineering , Lake Oswego, Oregon

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