Senior Structural Engineer
Location: Iowa City
Posted on: November 19, 2022
Job ID 1789 Location Iowa City, IA Job Type Full-Time
Shive-Hattery's Iowa City office has an immediate opportunity for a
licensed structural engineer with a minimum of 8 years of
experience in the design and leadership of structural engineering
projects. Qualifications: Professional Engineer licensure in Iowa
or the ability for immediate licensure in Iowa
Structural design experience using concrete, steel, and masonry.
Wood design would be a plus.
Ability to lead a project, from single discipline work to
multi-discipline work, from conception through the production of
Experience and willingness to provide direction to young engineers
and designers, along with collaborating with other disciplines.
Ability to manage time and workload effectively, which includes
planning, organizing, and prioritizing work.
Must have good attention to detail.
Possess good oral and written communication skills, and comfort
presenting design solutions to Owners.
Experience using Revit, 3D software (Navisworks/Recap), structural
engineering design software, and Microsoft Office software is
preferred. Requirements: Design projects as a structural engineer
for industrial, commercial, and education projects of various
sizes. Work with experienced engineers and technicians while
coordinating work within multi-discipline teams.
Lead the structural design portion of projects, make design
recommendations and decisions, and oversee the completion and
quality of construction drawings, specifications, reports, and
other project documentation.
Establish and manage structural scope, schedule, and budget.
Plan design work and provide direction to junior engineers and
designers assisting with project work.
Mentor and teach other team members.
Interact with and be a representative of the company with clients
and contractors as it relates to on-going projects.
Must be capable of working on multiple projects simultaneously.
Must be able to drive and have access to an automobile, climb
ladders and work off of elevated platforms and open grating, and
wear personal protective equipment required for specific clients
Additional responsibilities include shop drawing review, field data
collections and field data entry. About the Iowa City and Cedar
Rapids Area: The Iowa City-Cedar Rapids metro area is home to
almost a half a million people and is consistently voted among the
top places to live each year. Our community is teeming with vibrant
energy from a diverse group of academics, medical professionals,
and entrepreneurs. Whether you're visiting the Ped Mall in downtown
Iowa City or shopping in the NewBo district of Downtown Cedar
Rapids, our area offers an assortment of locally owned restaurants,
farmer's markets, quirky shops, historical landmarks, breweries,
and live entertainment venues. For the adventurous, the ICR
Corridor boasts plenty of space to explore the great outdoors with
a network of walking and bike trails, scenic lakes, and public
parks that offer a variety of outdoor activities and recreation
throughout the year. Accolades: Iowa City voted #4 in top 100
places to live (livability.com)
Iowa City #2 Most fitness-friendly places for 2020 (Smart
Iowa City Named one of the best cities for creatives (Thrillist) ]
Why Shive-Hattery? Our learning and teaching culture is founded on
collaboration. You will learn from and teach other employees while
working across disciplines. You will grow your skills and continue
your professional growth at Shive-Hattery. Shive-Hattery offers
outstanding benefits, a sound compensation package. Shive-Hattery
is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are
encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual
with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Future
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