Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Portland, ME, US
Status: Active

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Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Structural Engineer to work in our Portland, Maine office for Building Services. Types of assignments include determining the condition of existing structures, performing building code compliance and develop structural design/repair recommendations/drawings/specifications. Amec Foster Wheeler is routinely awarded contracts on a regional and national level for the government, insurance, commercial, industrial, transportation, water, energy, and mining sectors.


Key Responsibilities


Candidates will perform structural calculations to support the design, draft structural drawings a plus, perform construction observation and write letters/reports.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Performing engineering design tasks and engineering document preparation
  • Interacting with other staff, officials, and contractors
  • Managing projects to meet schedule and budget requirements
  • Up to approximately 10% travel; primarily domestic; primarily day-trips

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET/EAC accredited program
  • Senior level 10+ years of related experience
  • Senior level needs to be a Professional Engineer PE (SE preferred)
  • Mid-level 5+ years of related experience
  • Mid-level needs to be a Professional Engineer or have the ability to take the test in the near future
  • Possesses effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites; approximately 10% overnight travel
  • Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record
  • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Physical Requirements

  • Required to stand and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Must have the ability to climb a ladder and maneuver in and on buildings and other structures
  • Must occasionally work in outside weather conditions that are hot, cold and/or wet

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.



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