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Senior Structural Engineer - Nuclear Projects

Company: Sargent Lundy
Location: Chicago
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

-Sargent & Lundy is one of the most experienced full-service architect-engineering firms in the world. Founded in 1891, the firm is a global leader in power and energy with expertise in grid modernization, renewable energy, energy storage, nuclear power, and fossil fuels. Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project services-from consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenance-with an emphasis on quality and safety. The firm serves public and private sector clients in the power and energy, gas distribution, industrial, and government sectors. -Our Core ValuesEvery decision we make is guided by our core values. By upholding these six principles, we support our clients, employees, and community. They are the compass we follow as we continue to grow our business and lead the industry. -Quality - We provide high-quality deliverables and services through an uncompromising focus on peer review, safety, and continuous improvement. -Accountability - Our actions demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, and respect. -Our People - We value diverse perspectives, encourage professional growth, and are committed to providing a work community where people thrive. -Our work is challenging but rewarding. -Our Clients - We deliver value and exceed our clients' expectations through outstanding customer service, personal accessibility, and clear communication. -Innovation - Since 1891, we have invested in the people, training, tools, and technology needed to quickly adapt in a constantly changing world. -Meaningful Impact - We make a positive impact in the communities where we work and live.This is a senior engineering position that offers a variety of interesting and challenging opportunities in structural engineering and will provide an excellent opportunity to advance your career. You will collaborate with a team of structural engineers, interface with engineers from other disciplines, and guide the work of less experienced project team members. - -You will work with a structural engineering team on engineering projects for new nuclear facilities and upgrades and modifications to nuclear power plants in the following areas:

  • This position will offer you the ability to directly apply your knowledge of materials, structural analysis, structural steel design, and reinforced concrete design
  • As a member of an engineering and design team, you will work on a wide range of projects for various clients. You will prepare and review design calculations, develop specifications, and support designers with drawing development
  • Using our state-of-the-art computer tools, you will perform the structural analysis and design of steel frames, connections, concrete members, equipment and piping supports, and foundations
  • Additionally, you will conduct structural analyses, which include loading conditions such as wind and seismicThere is the potential for you to travel to client and vendor offices for design reviews and to plant site locations for construction coordination and field verification of designsWe do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position. -Essential skills and experience: -
    • BS in Civil Engineering with emphasis in Structural Engineering from an ABET-accredited program
    • Five or more years of experience working as a member of a project team in the design and analysis of structures
    • Proficiency with structural analysis software such as STAAD, SAP2000, SAFE, STRUDL, or ANSYS
    • Familiarity with design codes and standards such as IBC, ASCE 7, AISC, and ACI
    • Proficiency with MS Office applications.
    • Good written and verbal communication skills -Valued, but not required:
      • MSCE degree
      • Experience with design and analysis of power plant and/or industrial structures
      • On site -construction support experience
      • PE or SE licenseSargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.#INDEEDSL

Keywords: Sargent Lundy, Chicago , Senior Structural Engineer - Nuclear Projects, Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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