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Senior Ports & Marine Structural Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-002352
  • Sector: Construction, Marine & Coastal
  • Location: Houston
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
 
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
 
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Houston office as a Senior Ports & Marine Structural Engineer.   
 
Major Function/Role:
  • This position will be responsible for the structural design and production of diverse projects located in Miami and throughout the US. Will be leader of Ports group for Miami office and provide technical expertise within area of specialization for diverse engineering activities throughout the assigned area of responsibility and/or company-wide. 
 
Job Duties:
  • Lead technical design staff, oversee projects and manage staff workload.
  • Work involves coordination, research and problem solving on a variety of engineering projects with unique or controversial problems, the solution of which has an important effect on major organization programs.
  • Work closely with Architecture, designers, other discipline engineers and project managers as part of a multidisciplinary project delivery team.
  • Ensure that all structural engineering deliverables comply with applicable codes and standards.
  • Ensure all project documentation and deliverables are reviewed in accordance with corporate QA/QC procedures.
  • Perform construction administration functions including shop drawing reviews, site visits and RFI response.
  • Prepare construction and project schedules within Microsoft Project.
  • Oversee design team and direct technical aspects of structural engineering.
  • Review and direct geotechnical subsurface investigation reports and use information to prepare structural design recommendations.
  • Prepare proposals for geotechnical subsurface investigations.
  • Comfortable visiting with clients to bring in new work and build relationship with clients.
  • Prepare proposals for new work pursuits.
  • Take ongoing project management training to meet Atkins Managers Essentials Certification Program.


Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Structural engineering.
  • Master of Science Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • This level may be achieved with ten years' experience since B.S.
  • Typical incumbent has 15-20 years of experience in civil and structural engineering.
  • Must have at least 10 years of ports, marine structures and/or heavy construction experience.
 Special Skills:
  • Proficiency with Autodesk AutoCAD or Civil3D.
  • Proficiency with Structural analysis software, i.e. STAAD, RISA 3D, RAM software suite, ETABS, etc.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, MathCAD MS Project.
Professional Certifications:
  • Florida P.E. License is required
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
 
Please  view  Atkins  Equal  Opportunity  Statement.

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