Civil/Structural Designer

Richmond, Virginia, United States

Job Reference 1234685

Location Richmond, Virginia, United States

Industry Power - Generation

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 13, 2023

Airswift - Civil/Structural Designer - 1+ year contract assignment. 

Our client is seeking a Civil/Structural Designer for a 1+ year assignment located in Richmond, VA.

Design, Draft and Review manual and electronic detailed structural or civil engineering drawings, such as structural steel or reinforced concrete drawings (plan, elevation, sections, details), site plans and grading plans (plan, elevation, cross sections, details), demolition drawings, layout drawings, and complex civil/structural shop and construction drawings. This position acts as a technical expert for civil/structural detailing and drafting and may coordinate and direct the work of other lower level designers as applicable. Will require construction site visits. Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bentley MicroStation CAD software experience
  • AutoCAD CAD software experience
  • Thorough knowledge of civil/structural engineering, design, & construction principles
  • Knowledge of applicable regulations, related codes, and standards
  • Knowledge of survey equipment operation and general survey principles and techniques.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with various software packages associated with surveying.
  • Thorough knowledge of American Concrete Institute’s ACI Detailing Manual and American
  • Institute of Steel Construction’s Detailing for Steel Construction
  • Ability to plan, organize, and schedule work independently; to size, layout and detail structural steel and reinforced concrete components; to complete drawings for large and/or complex systems; and to research and implement new applications within the Clients CADD system
  • Strong MicroStation skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills including but not limited to: Office, Word, Excel, Etc.
  • Strong math skills including geometry and trigonometry required to perform calculations as required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Well-developed and effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to be on-time and present in (office environment)
  • Ability to be on-time and self-motivated in (remote environment)
  • Proficiency in ProjectWise drawing file management system (preferred)

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Civil/structural design support for multiple the Clients Power Generation generating stations
  • Preparation and review of civil/structural drawings in support of various power station engineering projects
  • Preparation and review of civil/structural drawing standards for Power Generation
  • Engineering department
  • Develop topographical and plan and profile drawings from surveying notes/data
  • Perform site investigations as required
  • Provide construction support as required
  • Review and comment on 3rd party Vendor, Architect, and Engineer drawing submittals
  • Maintain & Update civil/structural drawing record

Preferred Years of Experience

  • 5+ years of civil/structural design

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