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Structural Engineer

Date: Aug 3, 2019

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 19927 

Job Category: Engineering 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Hatch is seeking Civil Structural Engineers with experience in metals (steel & aluminum), mining, water treatment or infrastructure in Pittsburgh, PA. The Structural Engineer will be part of an engineering team providing engineering services to large and small projects. The Structural Engineer participates in a wide range of projects covering civil foundations and structural steel design. Activities include site investigation and civil/structural steel finite element modeling for both front end planning and the detailed engineering phase for multi-discipline projects.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Assist the Engineering Manager/Lead Structural Engineer with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule.
  • Work to ensure the implementation of safety and integrity principles in structural documentation.
  • Promote compliance with all relevant engineering standards and internal procedures for all design activities.
  • Maintain structural engineering work procedures, specifications and computer aided design programs.
  • Prepare engineering calculations.
  • Prepare technical specifications.
  • Provide input to engineering, operating and capital cost estimates.
  • Prepare and/or review project standard specifications and design criteria.
  • Participate in and contribute to design reviews.
  • Manage small capital and maintenance projects.
  • Assist in defining project scope.


Knowledge/Skill/Ability Requirements:


  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from an accredited university.
  • Professional Engineer license (P.E.) is a must.
  • 5+ years of experience in structural engineering design, including familiarity with concrete and steel structures.
  • Ability to develop and review designs, drawings, specification, and technical memoranda.
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a multidiscipline group.
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork are essential.
  • Proficient with building and design codes (IBC, ASCE, ACI, AISC etc.) and the use of Staad Pro or similar structural analysis software.
  • Structural design experience in the heavy industry environment is a plus.


We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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