Sargent & Lundy

  • Structural Engineer – Entry Level

    City
    Wilmington
    State
    DE
    Country
    United States
    Area of Interest
    Engineering
    Type
    Full Time - Regular
    Job ID
    2018-2112
  • Overview

     

    Sargent & Lundy provides comprehensive consulting, engineering, design, and analysis for electric power generation and power delivery projects worldwide. With a highly professional and experienced staff solely dedicated to the energy business, we have the ability and know-how to take on the smallest tasks as well as the largest projects.

    Responsibilities

    Our Nuclear Power Technologies business unit currently has an opportunity for an Associate Structural Engineer in our Wilmington, Delaware office.

    • This position will offer you the ability to directly apply your knowledge of materials, structural analysis, structural steel design, and reinforced concrete design
    • As a member of an engineering and design team, you will work on a wide range of projects to support client recommendations and reviews including creating calculations, document designs, and specifications
    • You will perform structural analysis and design of steel frames, connections, concrete members, equipment, and foundations
    • There is the potential for you to travel to client and vendor offices for design reviews and to plant site locations for construction coordination and field verification of designs

    Qualifications

    Essential skills and experience:

    • US citizenship or US permanent resident status is mandatory
    • This position requires a BSCE or MSCE from an ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission-approved program with a strong academic background and interest in behavior of materials, structural analysis, structural steel design, and reinforced concrete design
    • Related engineering internship or co-op work experience
    • Knowledge of the practical application of structural engineering including analysis for structural supports, loads, and design integrity
    • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in the production of technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
    • Proficiency with MS Office applications
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Capable of being badged for unescorted access to a nuclear station

    Valued but not required skills and experience:

    • Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, and designation as an Engineer in Training
    • Experience in writing and providing support documentation for Structural Engineering calculations
    • Two or more years related experience in analysis and design of steel structures and concrete foundations
    • Proficiency with any of the following programs: MathCad, STAAD PRO, SAP2000, SAFE, STRUDL, or ANSYS
    • Familiarity with design codes and standards such as IBC, ASCE 7, AISC, and ACI 318

     

    Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law. 

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