Design Engineer

Description Of Duties

  • Works under the direct supervisor of a Project Manager
  • Determines gravity loads
  • Performs basic calculations for gravity system calculations for floors, walls, and foundations
  • Performs basic calculations for lateral system calculations for shear walls, hold downs, and foundations
  • Performs basic calculations for wood/steel and wood ledger design
  • Determines seismic loads for non-structural elements per ASCE-7
  • Determines components and cladding wind loads for elements per ASCE-7
  • Performs column base plate designs
  • Details redlines for review
  • Use various structural software programs in performing calculations
  • Prepares bolt, nail, lag bolt and shot pin designs
  • Maintains project files and documentation

Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering field required
  • Zero to 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Obtain EIT certification

Attributes

  • Strong time management
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Handles stress during tight schedule deadlines
  • Strong organization skills
Location: Las Vegas

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