Senior Civil/Structural Engineer

Charlotte, North Carolina
03 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

Employee capable of managing any engineering function of previous levels in addition to supervising teams of Engineers, Designers, and Drafters on large projects. Lead Engineers at this level ensure the review, check, and approval of engineering and design deliverables including Professional Engineer certification as required. They also ensure that deliverables are in compliance with approved corporate procedures.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Develop and forecast staffing requirements
  • Work with Engineering Manager and Discipline Chief to staff project
  • Determine need and plan for training and development of team personnel
  • Gather and review applicable codes, standards, and vendor requirements and communicate requirements to project team
  • Review and update discipline design guidelines and standards while developing the CSA section of the Project Execution Plan.
  • Select and modify corporate standards to reflect project specific requirements
  • Capture and communicate best practices
  • Estimate specifications, requisition, calculation, and study quantities
  • Obtain estimate of drawing quantities for design deliverables from Lead Designer(s)
  • Develop budget requirements (i.e., time and materials)
  • Plan and schedule team activities
  • Monitor and manage team performance and budget compliance to Project Manager
  • Coordinate project activities across multiple office locations
  • Ensure specialist review of design to ensure compliance with corporate standards
  • Coordinate design and engineering activities with other engineering disciplines
  • Participate in client meetings
  • Provide support to field construction and commissioning activities
  • Coordinate with construction personnel to resolve RFIs, NCRs, , FCRs and E&DCR's
  • Analyze options to optimize cost and scheduling
  • Ensure drawing list is developed and maintained
  • Conceptually identify interface requirements for existing facility
  • Participate in constructability reviews
  • Lead business development, proposal generation, and associated activities
  • Supervise project closeout including as-built documentation
Basic Qualifications:
  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • P.E. License in the state of North Carolina (or can obtain it thru reciprocity) Preferred MS in Construction Management or Civil-Structural Engineering
  • 20+ years of experience in Power Engineering and heavy industrial Projects with emphasis on Fossil Power.
  • Candidate must have prior Leadership experience on large Projects
  • Familiar with structural analyses programs, such as StaadPro, GT STRUDL, PCAMAT, etc.
  • In-depth knowledge in ACI code, IBC , ASCE-7 and ASTM Standards and familiar with local and State regulations
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • Recognized as an expert in own area within the organization
  • Provides leadership, mentoring and guidance to others
  • Is a lead contributor; may participate in development of business strategy
  • Progression to this level is typically restricted based on business requirements
  • Has developed depth of expertise in own discipline and broad knowledge of other disciplines
  • Applies expertise to the most complex problems; coordinates work outside own area of expertise
  • Anticipates customer needs to influence the development of innovative solutions
  • Anticipates internal/external business and regulatory issues; recommends process/product improvements
  • Manages resource requirements and business needs for projects
  • Anticipates problems; develops innovative solutions and ensures solutions are consistent with organizational objectives
  • Develops and manages plans to achieve objectives; participates in the development of business strategy
  • Presents highly complex ideas and anticipates potential objections; influences others
  • Takes leadership role; acts as a facilitator and mentor.
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.