Civil Structural Engineer
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Description

Title: Civil Structural Engineer
Location: Allentown, PA 18195
Pay Rate: $50-$65/hr+ depending on experience
Hours: Monday through Friday 8am - 5pm; overtime if needed
Length: 6 -12 month assignment with a possibility of extension or conversion to full-time depending on performance and business needs.

Top 3 must haves:
• 8 – 10 years experience of foundation design related to petrochemical or power plant industry
• BS Civil Engineering w/ PE license
• Proficient in STAAD.Pro, Mathcad, and Excel tools. Other foundation design tool a plus.


• Complete detailed design calculations for shallow & deep foundation systems and site prep.
• Complete preliminary design calculations for steel structures (i.e. pipe racks, equipment supports etc.)
• Check Civil Foundation and Structural drawings.
• Attend meetings as needed.
• Interface with Design teams - Piping, Stress Analysis, Mechanical & Machinery, and Electrical & Instrumentation etc.


• BS Civil Engineering – with foundation and steel structures focus
• PE licensed engineer
• Minimum range of 8 – 10 years of related experience
• Proficient working knowledge of deep and shallow foundation design
• Proficient in using structural finite element analysis software tools such as STAAD.Pro
• Proficient working knowledge of MathCad and Excel
• Proficient in using ASCE 7 Wind and Seismic calculations
• Proficient working knowledge, understanding, and application of critical industry accepted codes; IBC, ASCE 7, ACI 318, AISC Steel Specification and Construction Manual, and AWS.
• Knowledge of Dynamic analysis techniques for foundation analysis a plus
• Working knowledge of Smart 3D (S3D) software tool a plus
• Must have the ability to organize and handle multiple tasks
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Proven ability to be successful in a fast pace environment with minimal direction

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Allentown, PA
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 11/17/2019

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