Company: Wood
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking Engineers to work in the Structures Group in our Charlotte, North Carolina Office. The position will entail working on evaluation, repair, and new design projects on a variety of commercial, government, and industrial buildings and similar structures. Work may also include evaluation and repair of building envelope systems and general consulting regarding building performance. We do work nationwide and occasionally worldwide. Candidate will have opportunity to collaborate with personnel at other Wood offices throughout the country.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Follows company safety standards and site safety standards
  • Performs field exploration, inspection, and documentation of buildings and similar structures
  • Utilizes field measuring and testing equipment
  • Reviews and interprets building code requirements
  • Performs reviews of existing buildings, building envelope systems, etc.; analysis of structural systems, frames and components; designs repairs and alterations for structural and architectural systems; design and documentation of code compliant structural systems
  • Prepares portions of client deliverables including field reports, calculation packages, drawings, specifications, letters, reports, cost estimates, and proposals
  • Utilizes AutoCAD and/or Revit as required to support production of construction documents
  • Interacts with other professionals, clients, contractors, building officials, and general public
  • Inspects, documents, and oversees construction activities
  • Coordinates elements of projects for senior staff

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program with a focus on structural engineering; Master's Degree Preferred
  • E.I. certification, required; ability to obtain professional registration within 2 years
  • 5-10 years of related work experience
  • Experience with Structural evaluation, repair, and new design of buildings and similar structures
  • Working knowledge of Unified Facilities Criteria (UFCs) and other Department of Defense design criteria preferred
  • Strong AutoCAD skills. Experience with AutoCAD Architecture and REVIT preferred
  • Experience with STAAD.Pro, RISA, RAM Structural System, Tedds, and/or other structural modeling software
  • Possesses effective oral and written communication skills in English; Bi-lingual or multi-lingual is preferred
  • A valid driver's license and clean DMV report
  • Ability to pass a background check for entry into DoD facilities
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required
  • Flexibility to travel as required - Up to approximately 25% travel; primarily domestic short duration (typically one week or less) trips; longer duration and/or international trips are sometimes required

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

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.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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