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Structural Engineer - Downtown Miami

Company: Jitech Associates Inc. 
Specialty Area: Structures 
Type: Full-Time 
Graduating in:
With degree:
Location: Miami, FL 33131 
Application Deadline: 2021/01/13 00:00:00 US/Eastern 


Goal of position:

The person in this position must be able to create and develop steel models and prepare fabrication drawings. Working hours are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with some overtime required occasionally.

Key Responsibilities:

Create and develop structural steel models based on the contract documents using SDS/2 steel detailing software;
Design bolted and welded joints for structural members;
Prepare fabrication (shop) drawings and erection drawings as required;
Help to coordinate projects and/or check drawings prepared by others;
Maintain a current working knowledge and understanding of the latest version of the AISC/CISC Steel Construction Manual as it relates to connection design, detailing practices, steel member dimensions and properties.;
Review contract documents to understand project's scope and requirements, identify all potential areas of concern and prepare Request For Information (RFI's) as required;
Interpret and incorporate Approval Comments, Contract Changes and other revisions into the scope of the project;
Prepare all necessary lists, documents or files (shop & field bolts, galvanized pieces, CNC files, etc.) to the appropriate department in support of the project;
Supervise a team of detailers;
Participate in the quality management program.



Bachelor in Civil Engineering;
5+ years' experience with structural steel;
Knowledge and experience with SDS/2 or Tekla, AutoCAD, DESCON and MATHCAD;
Knowledge of AWS/CWB welding practices and procedures as well as a working knowledge of shop and erection equipment and practices;
Member of OIQ or PEO;
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products;
Dedicated team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills;
Excellent organizational skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Additional Information

Candidates outside the continental United States and Canada will not be considered. Must have a valid work permit for the location this position is based.

Application Procedure

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