Staff Structural Engineer

CSA is currently seeking a full time Structural Engineer to work in either of our Tennessee offices.  Filling our position opening in the Knoxville office is currently our number one priority.  Job duties for this position will include structural engineering design, consulting, and detailing for building projects of all types.  The structural engineer should have knowledge of designing with various building materials including steel, concrete, masonry, wood, heavy timber, and light gauge steel.  The structural engineer shall be responsible for creating complete construction document and specification packages.   The structural engineer will either lead structural drafters or self-perform the drafting and modeling using Autodesk Revit on all projects.  In addition to structural design and detailing, the structural engineer will be expected to perform field inspections, job site visits, and inspection reports on a periodic basis as needed.  Finally, the structural engineer will be expected to maintain and foster relationships with existing clients on any projects they have been assigned which includes meeting all client requirements and deadlines.

Job Requirements:

  • 3 – 5 years of experience in structural engineering and consulting.
  • BSCE in Civil Engineering
  • MSCE in Structural Engineering Preferred
  • EIT Certification a minimum
  • Professional Engineer License in the State of Tennessee preferred
  • Experience with AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit is strongly preferred
  • Experience with 3D structural modeling and design software preferred

If not licensed, the candidate must be able to sit for the exam within a reasonable time period.   The selected candidate must have a strong understanding of applied engineering calculations, must have excellent verbal and written communication skills in the English language, and must have a team oriented attitude.   Candidates must also be proficient with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and Outlook.  Experience using structural design software such as RAM, Risa 3D, GTStrudl, Enercalc, and Tedds is preferred.  CSA produces 3D models and utilizes Revit on a majority of our structural projects.  Therefore, if candidates are not familiar with Revit, they must be willing to become proficient with the software in a timely manner.

Candidate must also have experience utilizing the following structural codes:

ASCE7, AISC 360, AISC 341, ACI 318, ACI 530, AISI  S100, and the family of codes from the International Codes Council (IBC, IEBC, & IRC).


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