Civil/Structural Designer

Jacobs - Baton Rouge, LA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $55,000 - $80,000 a year
Designs components or portions of systems, and modifies existing designs to develop or improve them. Has considerable knowledge of the job. Has extensive knowledge in specialized function and a strong understanding of the general and detailed aspects of the job and their practical application to complex problems and situations ordinarily encountered. Develops processes that require innovation and ingenuity. Work performed under minimal supervision. Interacts with internal and external personnel on matters of significant importance.

Responsible for 3D modeling, preparing 2D drawings and drafting checking of process structures and modules, process and electrical equipment foundations
Coordinate with other disciplines to develop design deliverables
Perform material take-off as directed by Lead Engineer and Lead Designer
Travel to project sites required during project estimate or design phases
Have understanding of AutoCAD, Bentley ProStructures, and/or CadWorx Steel
Must be able to show ability to produce quality deliverables in acceptable time period with minimal supervision


5+ years' experience of structural drafting and design experience required
Associate's degree or equivalent drafting/design course work required
Onshore project experience required
MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
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