Designer - Civil/Structural (002223)
Job Number: 002223
Job Title: Designer - Civil/Structural
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Direct Hire
Country: United States
Salary Interval: Per Hour
Job Schedule: Full Time
Job Category: Engineering - Drafter
Career Level: Entry
Level of Education: Two-Year Degree
Years of Experience: 2
Harris Group offers unique opportunities to grow professionally by working with a variety of clients, projects, engineering disciplines and industries while living in some of the best places in the United States. Our size and the industries we are focused on allow you to experience many different projects across a wide array of clients. Our team works diligently to ensure our clients’ projects are completed with the utmost professionalism, teamwork and quality design. If you are looking to take the next step in your career and are ready join an exciting team with project diversity and professional growth opportunities, then Harris Group is for you!
Designer - Civil/Structural
Our Denver, Colorado, office is seeking a Civil/Structural Designer for industrial projects in our business sectors. The Civil/Structural Designer works closely with our professional engineers to design and document elements such as complex equipment foundations, and steel framed process structures, buildings, and minor sitework. The Civil/Structural Designer can be engaged in designs for renovations of industrial facilities, support of complex equipment, new structures, studies, client site support, construction phase support, and a wide variety of other tasks that help our clients to be more successful. This role may work independently on design projects but usually takes direction from an engineer or a senior designer.
Essential Job Functions
Apply structural and civil engineering fundamentals to prepare design documents under the supervision of engineers and senior design staff.
Work cooperatively with others to produce a coordinated set of design documents (drawings, lists, spreadsheets, etc.) conforming to project standards.
Acquire and present accurate dimensional field data.
Review vendor submittals and equipment drawings.
Review work of others for design integrity, completeness, accuracy, clarity and quality.
Actively pursue continuous improvement and efficient work techniques.
Regular and reliable attendance.
Travel to client locations and/or accept client site assignments when required.
Ability to pass Client badging and screening processes.
Knowledge & Skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, especially with other disciplines about technical topics.
Organize own workflow to consistently meet deadlines and complete tasks with accuracy and strong attention to detail.
Proficient with structural and civil design techniques including proper layout and detailing conventions; properly coordinate drawing presentation with calculation and specification data.
Proficient with MSOffice and AutoCAD. Skill with Civil 3D, CADWorx, Revit, and SketchUp is desirable.
Educational & Work Experience
Associate degree or technology certificate, and two years of structural design or detailing experience; or five years of structural design or detailing experience.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work is performed mostly in office settings. Some outdoor work is required in the inspection of various land use developments, construction sites or public works facilities. Hand-eye coordination is necessary to operate drafting instruments, computers and various pieces of office equipment.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk, use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk or hear, and smell.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Travel can be required.
We look forward to receiving your application!
Harris Group is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits.
All your information will be kept confidential and according to EEO guidelines. Harris Group is a Drug-Free Workplace.