Burns & McDonnell Assistant Structural Engineer - Aviation & Federal (Atlanta) in Atlanta Office, Georgia
Our Structural Engieers are responsible for performing tasks requiring the application of standard structural engineering techniques and procedures. This includes standard design of civil/structural project work, assisting lead engineers with various project duties, and other duties as assigned.
Project work includes site development of a wide range of military facilities and/or design of airfield infrastructure type projects including runways, taxiways, and aprons for military, commercial or municipal clients. Some specific tasks of a structural engineer include but are not limited to:
Designing one of a kind aircraft terminal structures
Designing aircraft maintenance facilities utilizing long spans up to 600 feet
Designing federal aviation facilities for the maintenance, repair, and operation of state-of-the-art military aircraft
Designing federal buildings for R & D of the next generation of weaponry and cyber security
Assist with ad hoc projects as assigned by managers.
All other duties as assigned..
Bachelor of Science in Structural Engineering or related degree from an ABET accredited program.
Or Bachelor of Science in Structural or related Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Master of Science degree in Engineering may be substituted for one year of experience.
Successful completion of Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or Engineer-in-Training (EIT) strongly preferred.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Involvement on campus or in the community.
Basic knowledge in standard structural engineering techniques, principles and procedures.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment and demonstrated critical thinking skills.
Proficient computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).
Basic computer skills include structural analysis programs (e.g., RISA), AutoCAD and BIM (e.g., Revit and Tekla).
Strong attention to detail, facilitation, team building, collaboration, organization and problem solving skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Job Structural Engineering
Primary Location US-GA-Atlanta Office
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 210545