The Project Engineer shall assist with Tower Crane and Construction Hoist related engineering activities such as preparation of construction documents and structural calculations, development of engineering standards/protocol, coordination among internal teams, customer support and field support related to installation.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Design of tie-in members and anchorage, structural stability evaluation, review of foundation loads as well as preliminary evaluation of load imposed to base structure.
Preparation of engineering submittal including construction documents and structural calculation book.
Coordination with internal and external personnel for project efficiency.
Complete project and equipment technical documentation and record keeping, including drawings, calculations, testing, etc. as it relates to project use, fleet equipment management, or as specifically directed.
Incorporate safety, technical accuracy, efficiency, consistency, and continuous quality improvement in all aspects of the work.
Support proposal efforts by generating preliminary drawings or sketches, along with basic supporting calculations, for review and concept validation.
Complete internal initiatives such as practical engineering standards and protocol for continual improvement and success of the department.
5+ years of work experience as a practicing design structural engineer with strong structural fundamental skills.
Experience in steel and concrete material design with emphasis in building construction environment.
California Professional Engineering (Civil-Structural) license is required.
Bachelor of Science is required. Masters in Science is strongly preferred.
Ability to carry technical and non-technical communication effectively, both verbal and in writing, with internal and external personnel is essential.
Ability to read and interpret construction documents such as architectural, structural drawings and specifications is required.
Basic drafting experience using Autodesk AutoCAD and proficient use of Bluebeam software are required.
Tower crane or construction hoist related experience is a plus.
Proficiency with structural analysis software (RISA 3D or similar) is required.
Previous field experience and willingness to occasionally travel for job related activities is preferred.Bigge provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, military or veteran status.
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