Civil / Structural Engineer - Substation

Wilmington, Delaware
05 Nov 2016
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
ENERCON Services, is an employee owned, premier Engineering and Environmental Services Company. Our double-digit year-over-year growth is fueled by the quality of work we perform as an EOC (Engineer of Choice) to a large base of the power facilities in the US, as well as to an expanding global customer base. We are currently looking for a Civil / Structural Engineer to join the ENERCON Team in Wilmington, DE

The Civil/Structural Engineer is required to work within a multi-discipline team to develop efficient and reliable design of civil/structural components of Substation in accordance with applicable industry codes and standards.

Responsibilities may include but not limited to:
  • Delivering accurate and thorough designs of a variety of complex structures that will meet industry and/ client standards and codes as applicable.
  • Perform structural engineering quality reviews of peers and / or sub-consultants.
  • Structural design and analysis of anchorage, steel structures and steel connections, using RISA-3D or equivalent, MathCAD, and concrete foundations using industry standard applications or in-house design programs.
  • Performing hand calculations applying proficiency in civil/structural codes and standards such as AISC, ACI, ASCE 113, CBC, IEEE, NESC and others.
  • Performing rigid bus and strain bus system calculations.
  • Creating oil containment system designs.
  • Preparation of construction drawing package.
  • Field engineering and performing structural observations as needed.
  • Quantity estimation for construction bid preparation for Substations
  • Leading Structural Engineering component of project proposals.
  • Project Management for structural components of projects.
  • Maintaining and developing good working relationships with Clients.
  • Monitoring and maintaining project commitments on design projects and coordinating design activities within the different disciplines of the Department.
  • Support the department manager in monitoring structural engineering workload & resource allocation.

As a qualified candidate, you will have the above experience and meet the below requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in civil/structural engineering from accredited program.
  • Minimum 7 years related experience
  • Structural analysis and design using RISA-3D or equivalent, and MathCAD.
  • Analysis and design of Foundations (reinforced concrete), anchorage, structural steel and connections using industry standard applications and/ in-house programs.
  • Proposal development
  • Development of technical project specifications
  • Providing guidance to interns and less experienced engineers
  • Client coordination experience
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD or other CAD software required.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

ENERCON Services, Inc. (ENERCON) is a 32-year old, employee-owned, consulting company, providing premier engineering and technical services to companies in the energy, utility, and industrial verticals, as well as to governmental agencies across the US and Internationally. ENERCON is an employee owned company with excellent benefits and career opportunities. To learn more about ENERCON and career opportunities at our other locations, visit us at

ENERCON does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.