Company: Wood
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood performs consulting and EPCM services for multiple industries including Mining & Minerals, Power & Energy and Infrastructure, executing world-class projects for many power generation and power distribution companies.

Wood has just won an exciting project in California and we are looking for a Structural Engineer - Intermediate to join the project team. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this position is located in our Los Angeles, CA office . We offer a broad range of professional development and career growth opportunities and are committed to helping our staff achieve their potential. If you have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, strong technical fundamentals, and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities
  • Leading projects from conception stage through construction
  • Assisting the management team by preparing and planning project scope and change notices
  • Assisting Business Development team by preparing scope of work, engineering budgets and schedules for proposals and estimates
  • Working with a team of engineers, designers, and drafters d esigning of foundations for transmission towers, steel monopoles and wood pole structures.
  • Supporting the development of study reports, engineering specifications, and contract documents.
  • Establishing good working relationships and communication with internal and external stakeholders
  • Efficiently and effectively managing multiple tasks independently and in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Providing engineering technical support to the field during construction
  • Traveling to and visiting client sites
  • Leading and mentoring junior staff
  • Monitoring budgets and schedules


Skills / Qualifications

  • Structural Engineering Degree from a recognized university along with a California Professional Engineering License (PE)
  • 3-8 years of structural engineering experience in transmission and distribution projects and/or heavy industrial projects
  • Proficiency in c oncrete, steel and masonry design
  • General working knowledge of structural analysis software such as STAAD Pro and SAP 2000
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Southern California Edison experience is considered an asset
  • Authorization to lawfully work in the United States without sponsorship from Wood is required
  • Clean driving record/abstract


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. www.woodplc.com

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 consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.