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Kent Recruitment

Civil Structural Engineer

USA - Houston Texas
Date Published
About the job:

Kent is looking for a Civil Structural Engineer with 1-5 years of experience in civil, foundation and structural design, analysis, and resolution of problems. Provide direction and coordination of civil structural design in Oil & Gas, Refining, Power industrial projects.

Your responsibilities:
  • Provide civil, foundation and structural design of medium to large size engineering projects with minimum or without supervision.
  • Prepare accurate and complete designs and calculations as required to meet project requirements.
  • Perform advanced structural analysis for complicated structures, connections, components, foundations under various loading and load combinations such seismic load, wind load and dynamic equipment load.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines and assist Lead Engineer and Designer to ensure quality project deliverables.
  • Conduct field investigations when needed; produce field reports with detailed sketches.
  • Keep up to date on new engineering processes, techniques, and KMS and standards.
  • Recommend improvements in engineering and design standards to lower cost and improve work quality.
  • Ensure that effective methods and design/engineering techniques are used.
  • Resolve project issues and problems within area of expertise as the subject matter expert (SME).
  • Contribute to a team environment by accomplishing related results in a cooperative and supportive manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

Qualification/ Certification:
  • 1-5 years of hands on civil/structural experience required in petrochemical, BSCE degree required, MS/PhD preferred with strong background in engineering mechanics and finite element analysis.
  • FE certificate is required, and PE license desired but not mandatory.
  • In depth knowledge of civil/structural analysis tools and applications.
  • Ability to integrate new technologies into daily work processes.
  • In depth knowledge of industry standards, codes, methods and practices including but not limited to IBC, ACI, AISC, ASCE, API codes.

Skills Requirement:
  • Proficient in MS Office, Math ACD.
  • Working knowledge of Staad Pro and Staad Foundation, Mat 3D and Foundation 3D, RISA 3D.
  • AutoCAD 2D and 3D modeling.

  • Excellent verbal, written communication skills required.

OPT/CPT candidates are welcome and Visa sponsorship is available.

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