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Posted: 7/18/2019
 (Arvada, CO)

Structural Engineer

FDG, Inc., located in Arvada, CO, is a nationally recognized engineering firm specializing in precast/prestressed commercial construction. 

  • Job Description: Engineer precast/prestressed concrete components and their connections for multiple clients across the country.
  • Qualifications:
    • Passed or recently taken the FE exam.
    • P.E. registration or ability to obtain registration within 5 years.
    • Proficient in Modeling software.
    • Proficient with Microsoft OS.
    • Exhibits leadership qualities and ability to organize engineering functions on projects.
    • Exhibits ability to independently generate thorough and accurate engineering calculations.
  • Education: Minimum of BS in civil engineering from accredited 4-year engineering program.
  • Benefits: Medical insurance for family, Dental/Vision subsidy, 401K, paid time off including holidays.
  • Salary: commensurate with experience.

To apply email resume, transcripts and cover letter to employment@fdgcolorado.com

 

Posted: 7/11/2019
 (Jacksonville, AR)

Engineer Intern (Engineer-In-Training)

Gate Precast Company is one of the nation’s largest producers of architectural precast concrete and pre-stressed structural systems.  We currently have opening(s) for full-time employment in our Jacksonville, AR engineering department (13 miles north of Little Rock) for the following:

  • entry-level engineer
  • moderately experienced engineer (precast or structural)

The successful candidate will aid in the design of architectural and structural precast concrete systems for office buildings, universities, hospitals, stadiums, data centers, parking structures and other commercial and institutional projects. A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited university and EIT licensure (Civil Engineering) is a requirement.

Duties include the ability to:

  • Produce structural design calculations for reinforced concrete, pre-stressed concrete, and structural steel connections using a variety of tools including RISA-3D, Mathcad, Microsoft Excel, and others.
  • Use of Autodesk Revit to view and manipulate 3D models
  • Interact with engineers, project managers, contractors and plant production personnel to produce accurate design information.

Required skills include:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Submit resumes via email to RVines@GatePrecast.com

Compensation is commensurate with education and experience.  Position offers full benefits including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, paid vacation, sick leave and 401k plan.

Gate Precast is an equal employment employer and, as such, it is our policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations relating to nondiscrimination in employment based upon race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

For additional information, please see our website at www.gateprecast.com

Posted: 4/11/2019
 (Westchester, IL)

Illini Precast, LLC

Project Engineer-Westchester Headquarters Full Time

Illini Precast is a manufacturer of premiere precast concrete products. Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees. We strive to be the preferred source of precast concrete products in the Midwest. We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.

Summary/Objective
To provide engineering services as required on assigned projects.
Provide assistance to Project Managers and Project Coordinators as required or requested.

MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY

  • Perform required duties as assigned by and under the supervision of senior engineers. May take complete ownership of a low complexity project from its conception or when it is turned over to engineering from sales.
  • Work closely with project coordinators as erection drawings are being prepared so that the project coordinators can work accurately and efficiently.
  • Provide frame, component and connection designs for low and moderately complex projects.
    Prepare record calculations in accordance with the applicable codes and regulations for submittal to customers and building officials in conjunction with the Project Manager and Project Coordinator, act as a liaison between Illini Precast and contractor, owner, architect and erector.
  • Check all erection drawings and, when necessary, check production piece drawings.
    Know the schedule for all phases of the project and make sure the customer’s (including
    production) needs are met at all times.
  • Provide sales engineering services to architects, engineers and customers when requested.
    Visit jobsites and Illini Precast production facilities on a regular basis to become familiar with
    production and erection procedures and the problems that may occur.
  • Provide timely solutions to production facilities or customer when problems occur.
  • Always look for ways to revise a project or proceed in order to reduce costs and increase quality.
  • Check validity of backcharges and change orders on assigned projects and communicate within Illini Precast as appropriate to prevent future similar backcharges.
  • Stay abreast of Code changes, technology advancements and new products & techniques as they relate to the precast/prestressed concrete industry.
  • Develop software programs and tools to improve the efficiency of calculation preparation in the Engineering Department.

RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS

  • May assume a team lead role for work groups.
  • Check accuracy of drawings prepared by Project Designers and Project Coordinators.
    When requested, review drawings and designs prepared by outside consultants.

RELATIONSHIPS
Internal: Work with all other Illini Precast departments to promote a strong working relationship.
Be involved closely with Illini Precast Project Management and Production Departments.
External: Develop and maintain relationships with external engineers, architects and contractors.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Four-year engineering degree, Master’s degree in Civil or Structural engineering
    preferred.
  • Experience in general building construction and precast concrete design
    and construction.
  • Experience with structural analysis and design software.
    Two - Five years as a precast design engineer or equivalent experience in
    building construction design.

Benefits

Company matching 401K plan, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life & Disability Plans, Paid Vacation and Sick Time.

Interested candidates should e-mail their resume to l.drevline@illiniprecast.com or visit the website www.illiniprecast.com to apply.

 

 

Posted: 7/10/2018
 (Sioux Falls, SD)

General Summary of Position

Responsible for engineering services as required on assigned projects. Review and red-line blueprints and specifications to determine the appropriate design and materials needed to achieve successful completion of projects. Work closely with other company departments to promote a strong working relationship as well as develop and maintain relationships with external engineers, architects, contractors and vendors. Position requires acting as the Project Manager and possibly Sales on projects assigned by the Engineering Manager.

Essential Functions

  • Prepare structural and architectural designs and calculations for various standard and special products/projects
  • Provide component and connection designs as required
  • Verify all erection drawings and, when necessary, check production piece drawings
  • Verify accuracy, and correct as needed, the drawings prepared by Drafter
  • Review and verify drawings and designs prepared by outside consultants
  • Knowledge of the schedule for all phases of the project and follow-up with customers (internal and external) to make sure needs are met in a timely manner
  • Provide timely solutions to production facilities or customer as needed
  • Continuous education to stay abreast of Code changes, technology advancements and new products and techniques as they relate to the precast/prestress concrete industry
  • Provide design assistance and pricing to customers and sales as needed
  • Review final customer approved shop drawings and approve for production
  • Provide sales staff with preliminary design information
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures and safety requirements
  • Work full time, Monday through Friday with frequent Saturday work
  • Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency
  • Contribute to company morale and group commitment to goals
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervision

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Concrete related experience, preferably in the precast industry
  • Ability to prepare structural designs and calculations for precast/prestress products
  • Ability to investigate and resolve production or customer problems in a timely manner
  • Ability to work at a faster than average pace with accuracy
  • Ability to read and interpret contract and shop drawings
  • Ability to review and redline shop drawings
  • Ability to interact with customers, jobsite and plant personnel and other engineers and architects to resolve engineering related issues
  • Understand, follow and transmit written and oral instructions
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and complete daily activities according to work schedule
  • Ability to keep work areas clean and paperwork organized
  • Ability to train engineers of lesser experience on Gage Brothers standards

Education, Training and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or structural engineering degree from an accredited college, university or technical school.
  • Passed Engineer in Training Exam
  • Ability to obtain PE or SE within 4 years from employment start date

Work Context

  • Occasionally works near moving objects and in climate conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and concrete.
  • Safety/steel toe boots, hard hat and safety glasses and hearing protection required when working in the plant.
  • Meets the following physical requirements: Lift up to five pounds regularly and up to 20 pounds occasionally. Work while sitting for extended periods of time. Frequently required to stand, walk on uneven surfaces, climb stairs or ladders and/or bend at the waist. Frequently work in an environment that may be hot, cold, noisy or dusty.

DISCLAIMER

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees with this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

[Posted: 7/10/2018]

Posted: 4/11/2019
 (Perris, Calif.)
Location: Perris, CA

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage Project Leaders, Drafters and Quality Control
  • Mentor, train and develop department employees to maximize department efficiency and employee development
  • Perform engineering design calculations for assigned projects
  • Creating, checking and optimizing erection framing plans & details
  • Scheduling of work and personnel to maintain schedule requirements
  • Providing engineering support to Sales, Production and Erection as well as Contractors, Architects, Engineers and Owners
  • Development of computer programs/spreadsheets
  • Jobsite visits as required

Job Requirements

  • California Professional Engineer (PE) registration required
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the design and detailing of precast concrete structures
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Well Organized
  • Exceptional communication skills

Application Process

Email Resume and Salary Requirements to:
Jon Clausen
jclausen@coreslab.com

Equal Opportunity Employer
Coreslab Structures (LA) Inc.
150 W. Placentia Ave.
Perris, CA 92571

[Posted: 6/27/2017]

Posted: 3/7/2017
 (Eastampton, N.J.)
Location: Eastampton, NJ

Precast & Structural Steel Company seeking an individual with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, with 5+ years’ experience. The qualified candidate will have knowledge in Erection, Estimating, Scheduling and Planning of The Precast or Construction Industry. Travel to New York required periodically. Please submit a resume and cover letter along with salary requirements to: dawnc@crv-precast.com or mail to:

CRV Precast Construction LLC
1361 A Monmouth Road
Eastampton, NJ 08060
Attention: Dawn Church

Posted: 5/21/2019
 (Grand Forks, ND)

Job Description

Job Title:  Design Engineer I Location: Grand Forks ND Department: Engineering and Drafting

 

General Description

Under oversight from Engineer II’s or the VP of Engineering and Drafting, the Design Engineer is responsible for the design of precast structures and managing the drafter(s) who are producing the plans for said precast structures. The Engineer I reports to the VP of Engineering and Drafting.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Answers questions regarding engineering issues.
  • Reviews Architectural/Structural plans and does required calculations to ensure structural integrity.
  • Manages drafter(s) preparing shop drawings/pour tickets.
  • Meet with Engineers/Architects/Owners as required.
  • Ensures safe structures, safe working conditions, quality products, quality service, and satisfied customers by working with all departments within the Company.
  • Provide sales staff with engineering support for prospect jobs.
  • Visits jobs during the erection process.
  • Follows up with the contractor regarding the progression of the project.
  • Overlooks shop drawings and other calculations.
  • Handles concerns and issues as necessary during any phase of the project.
  • Needs to make quick, educated decisions based on needs and requirements.
  • Prepares appropriate fixes for errors that have occurred on the projects.
  • Works with the customers and contractors during difficult stages of production of their product.
  • Overviews all facets of project from start to finish.
  • Complete special projects as requested and performs other duties as assigned.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Must have interpersonal communication skills to interact with co-workers, supervisors, and managers.
  • Experience with Microsoft office/design software. Ability to interact with customers in a professional manner.
  • Must be able to solve problems quickly and efficiently.
  • Ability to work with others to get the project completed efficiently.
  • Must be motivated and self-driven to complete a task.
  • Understand and accepts changes that are implemented to become Best in Class.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • 0 – 5 years-experience, with a preference in design engineering in the pre-cast industry

 

  • Moderate to high risk of exposure to unusual elements.
  • Moderate to high risk of safety precautions.
  • General Office Environment with a moderate to high exposure to jobsite environment.
  • See attached Essential Functions checklist.

 

This position profile identifies the key responsibilities and expectations for performance. It cannot encompass all specific job tasks that an employee may be required to perform. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and perform job related duties as may be reasonably assigned by his/her supervisor.

 

Applicants may apply online at WellsConcrete.com or send resumes to jill.johnson@wellsconcrete.com.

 

Posted: 5/21/2019
 (Grand Forks, ND)

Job Description

Job Title: Plant Engineer Location: Grand Forks, ND Department: Engineering/Production


General Description

Manage daily engineering operations within the production plant. Assist production managers and other personal with standardization as well as micro and macro production efficiencies and improvements as needed. Research, test and evaluate existing as well as implement new ways to improve efficiency and cost effective measures while maintaining safe practices and good quality. Work on developing methods to inform and educate the production department, along with associated departments, leads the plant’s lean manufacturing efforts.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Performs structural analysis and design of concrete products for required loads and building codes;
  • Champions the plant’s various lean initiatives including 5S, Kaizen events, QIT leadership, and being a resource for utilization of Quality tools and analytics.
  • Assists in design work for approved updates and improvements;
  • Investigates load-carrying capacities of embedded hardware and devices in concrete;
  • Analyzes and designs special formwork for concrete products when needed and the anchorage to concrete substructure.
  • Incorporates engineering requirements into the production practice to ensure conformance with safety and quality specifications;
  • Meets to discuss issues that arise within quality control, production, ready mix, patching, repair and yarding personnel daily;
  • Performs research and development for production that can lead to more efficient construction processes and/or have a production cost reducing effect;
  • Analyze current processes to compare and contrast with other sites to determine best practices to implement;
  • Help define and document (paper/video) processes to be used for standardization and training;
  • Researches and develops testing and techniques for existing and new precast panel handling hardware and devices and incorporates the test results into production practice;
  • Reviews new concrete formwork drawings and specifications and directs the layout and installation in plant;
  • Supervises and manages other employees;

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Overall knowledge in engineering, production, construction and erection processes of building concrete structures;
  • Formal training in TQM principles and experience in deploying and utilizing the principles in a manufacturing setting;
  • Overall understanding in design, production and building erection processes;
  • Knowledgeable use of computer skills and software – AutoCAD, LECWall, LECPres, LEAP Presto, PC-Help, PROFIS Anchor, Enercalc, StruWare, MS Office;
  • Ability to find areas that can be improved to maintain a lean production facility;
  • Resolve problems dealing with the production inefficiencies;
  • Ability to work with other departments to get projects completed

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree Process Engineering desired.As an alternative to a Bachelor’s Degree, 3 – 5 years’ experience in the above listed Essential Functions and Responsibilities;
  • In addition to the Bachelor’s Degree or alternative 3-5 years of experience in the above listed Essential Functions and Responsibilities;

 

  • Normal office conditions with high exposure to production environment;
  • Exposure to unusual elements such as chemicals and dust, which require the use of personal protective equipment to abate the effects of such exposure;
  • High safety precautions necessary;

Applicants may apply online at WellsConcrete.com or send resumes to jill.johnson@wellsconcrete.com.

Posted: 5/21/2019
 (Grand Forks, ND)

Job Description

Job Title:  Design Engineer II Location: Grand Forks ND Department: Engineering and Drafting

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Exercising significant independent judgement with limited oversight from the VP of Engineering and Drafting, the Design Engineer II is responsible for the design of precast structures and managing the drafter(s) who are producing the plans for said precast structures. The Design Engineer II reports to the VP of Engineering and Drafting.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Answers questions regarding engineering issues.
  • Reviews Architectural/Structural plans and does required calculations to ensure structural integrity.
  • Manages drafter(s) preparing shop drawings/pour tickets.
  • Meet with Engineers/Architects/Owners as required.
  • Ensures safe structures, safe working conditions, quality products, quality service, and satisfied customers by working with all departments within the Company.
  • Provide sales staff with engineering support for prospect jobs.
  • Visits jobs during the erection process.
  • Follows up with the contractor regarding the progression of the project.
  • Overlooks shop drawings and other calculations.
  • Handles concerns and issues as necessary during any phase of the project.
  • Needs to make quick, educated decisions based on needs and requirements.
  • Prepares appropriate fixes for errors that have occurred on the projects.
  • Works with the customers and contractors during difficult stages of production of their product.
  • Overviews all facets of project from start to finish.
  • Complete special projects as requested and performs other duties as assigned.
  • As a designated Professional Engineer, sign and seal, and submit engineering plans and drawings to a public authority for approval, or seal engineering work for public and private clients

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Must have interpersonal communication skills to interact with co-workers, supervisors, and managers.
  • Experience with Microsoft office/design software. Ability to interact with customers in a professional manner.
  • Ability to train and coach other employees if necessary.
  • Must be able to solve problems quickly and efficiently.
  • Ability to work with others to get the project completed efficiently.
  • Must be motivated and self-driven to complete a task.
  • Understand and accepts changes that are implemented to become Best in Class.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree required in civil engineering.
  • In addition to the degree, a minimum of 5 years-experience with a preference in design engineering in the pre-cast industry.
  • Professional Engineer registration

 

  • Moderate to high risk of exposure to unusual elements.
  • Moderate to high risk of safety precautions.
  • General Office Environment with a moderate to high exposure to jobsite environment.
  • See attached Essential Functions checklist.

 

This position profile identifies the key responsibilities and expectations for performance. It cannot encompass all specific job tasks that an employee may be required to perform. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and perform job related duties as may be reasonably assigned by his/her supervisor.

Applicants may apply online at WellsConcrete.com or send resumes to jill.johnson@wellsconcrete.com.

 

 

 

 

Posted: 6/19/2019
 (Phoenix, AZ)

Design Engineering Manager

Division/Department

Design Department

Location

Phoenix, Arizona

Job Title

Design Engineering Manager

Reports to

Design Group Manager / General Manager / President

General Description

Assist with management of local engineering and drafting department, ongoing projects, and engineering subcontractors. Preparation, coordination and communication of all engineering related project information and project details for projects specific to a manufacturing facility. Supervise and train departmental staff.

Responsibilities

  • Management or preparation of required design and details for all projects, while taking into account:
  • Review project in the preplanning phase to identify scope, deficiencies, layout, standard detailing, and schedule.
  • Work with the other subsidiary Engineering Managers to develop and enhance standards program, design practices, and software implementation.
  • Ensure that design and details follow the company standards and that the standards are transferred to the Design team through complete and comprehensive shop drawing and calculation packages.
  • Assist in management of projects with consideration of budget and schedule.
  • Review plans, details and specifications and provide interpretation. Identify deficiencies and assist with resolution.
  • Report project and personnel progress to Manager at regular intervals.
  • Maintain and communicate accurate documentation of project history.
  • Ensure accuracy of work and adherence to Company standards and procedures.
  • Supervise and provide guidance as necessary to other company employees that are assigned.
  • Be informed of current developments within the organization and the industry.
  • Continuously look for or develop methods to improve efficiency and economy.
  • Pursue professional development whenever possible.
  • Hire, train, discipline as required engineering, drafting and internship staff to maintain schedule. 
  • Participate in career fairs and student outreach to maintain a steady stream of employment candidates while providing the company a long-term plan for staffing and recruitment through the engineering process.

Performance Requirements

  • Carry out assigned tasks with a professional demeanor reflected in excellent written and oral communication skills, listening skills, patience, analytical reasoning and problem-solving abilities.
  • Display calm and a customer-oriented attitude in fast-paced and sometimes stressful conditions and represent the Company in a professional manner.
  • Ability to meet timelines, milestones, deliverables and provide timely status updates as identified.
  • Communicate technical information verbally and in writing to technical and non-technical users.

Qualification Requirements

  • Must have a BS in Engineering and 5 years of design engineering experience as defined by NCEES.
  • Professional Engineering license
  • Management experience including hiring, termination, discipline and compensation review of subordinate staff
  • Must have 5 years minimum experience with a PCI Certified Producer or PCI Engineering Consultant. 

To apply, please send resume to Jason Lien at JLien@EnConUnited.com.