American Council of Engineering Companies of Oregon

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Senior Structural Engineer
What We Are Seeking:
HHPR is looking for an experienced Senior Structural Engineer with 10 or more years of structural design experience for our Portland, Oregon office who will work well within a team environment, respond effectively to multiple deadlines, and produce great work. The candidate will be highly attentive to detail, have excellent communication and organizational skills.  
Position: Senior Structural Engineer
Organization: Harper Houf Peterson Righellis Inc.
Location: Portland,  OR 
United States
Posting Start Date: 11/15/2021
Date Posted: 11/15/2021
Requirements Responsibilities:
  • Provide leadership, project organization, and project review with structural team
  • Interacts with clients and/or coordinates detailed phases of engineering work on projects.
  • Mentor technical staff in completion of work tasks.
  • Perform engineer-of-record design computations and code checks, and develop contract plans and documents for structural projects including retaining walls, foundations for pre-manufactured/engineered structures; and all types of buildings as well as structural steel, and masonry in accordance with the building code adopted by the local jurisdiction.  
  • Assist project managers in developing scopes of work, proposals and budgets for transportation projects and tasks.
  • Actively participate in structural QA/QC
  • Performs feasibility studies/layout work and analysis of structures
  • Provides input to make decisions on selection of cost efficient structural systems.
  • Performing QA/QC to ensure quality of team projects, including reviewing team designs and drawings to verify calculations and cost estimates.
  • Responsible for managing project tasks, budgets, work plans, sub-consultants and schedules.
  • Initiate and maintain contact with other key project/program lead individuals for clarification, coordination, and negotiation of critical issues.
  • Maintain client relationships to ensure satisfaction and effectively communicate with all disciplines, agencies, and authorities involved in projects.
  • Provide oversight and resolution of issues during construction phase work.
Education, Experience & Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
  • Minimum of 10 + years in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structural engineering.
  • Licensed Civil engineer or structural engineer (SE) with the ability to get Oregon or Washington license within a year.
  • Structural Engineering License preferred  
  • Familiarity with applicable building codes and standards
  • Knowledge of structural design software is required, understanding of plan production in AutoCAD and Revit desirable.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to clearly describe observations and convey information with sketches and technical writing.
Status: This listing expires on: 2/13/2022
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Organization Information
Harper Houf Peterson Righellis Inc.
205 SE Spokane Street, Suite 200

Portland,  OR 97202
United States
Jane Goodstein