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Structural Engineer

Company: Bechtel
Location: richland
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 234256

Requisition Posting End Date: 04/30/2021

Project Overview:

Bechtel is designing, constructing, and commissioning the worlds largest radioactive-waste treatment plant for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in southeastern Washington State. The project will use vitrification technology to process and stabilize 56 million gallons (212 million liters) of radioactive and chemical waste stored at the Hanford Site which is a byproduct of plutonium production during World War II and the Cold War era.

The cleanup project is one of DOEs most technically challenging and the largest undertaking of its kindequivalent to building two nuclear power plants. The construction site spans 65 acres (26 hectares) and includes facilities for pretreatment, low-activity waste vitrification, high-level waste vitrification, and the analytical laboratory as well as operations and maintenance buildings, utilities, and other support facilities.

Positions located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) work a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Other work locations may work a 9-80s schedule, M-F 7:00 am to 4:30 pm with alternating Fridays off. Extended hours as needed.

Position Summary:

  • Originate and check structural engineering deliverables, such as steel and concrete calculations, specifications, material requisitions.
  • Reviews and coordinates technical documents with/from other engineering disciplines, procurement, and construction.
  • Prepare technical reports related to specific design issues.
  • Participate in technical meetings and perform intra-discipline coordination.

Basic Qualifications

  • Level 1 -BS in structural/civil engineering from an accredited university or college, and a minimum of 1 year of related experience Passed the Engineer in Training (EIT) exam or obtain EIT within 12 months of hire date.
  • Level 2 - BS in structural/civil engineering from an accredited university or college, and a minimum of 3 years of related experience Passed the Engineer in Training (EIT) exam or obtain EIT within 12 months of hire date.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Work experience for BS should be directly related to the detailed design of steel and concrete structures.
  • Ability to express technical issues in a clear and concise manner, both written and verbally.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen, and background check.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in the use of structural analysis software such as GTSTRUDL, STAAD, or SAP2000.
  • Proficient in the use of Mathcad or similar software.
  • Knowledgeable of the provisions of ACI 349, AISC N690, ASCE 4, ASCE 7, and IBC codes.
  • Experience with CADD applications, such as MicroStation or AutoCad.
  • Experience with basic engineering deliverables, such as drawings, specifications, and material requisitions
  • Experience with methods of construction for concrete and steel structures.
  • Willingness to relocate after assignment completion.

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, weve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.
Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Keywords: Bechtel, Richland , Structural Engineer, Other , richland, Washington

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