Structural Engineer 3 - Greenwood, CO in Greenwood Village, CO at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 1/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: #16174

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Structural Engineer 3 for a year long contract assignment in Greenwood, CO. Local Candidates Preferred.

Job Summary:

Perform a variety of engineering assignments in planning and overseeing research, development, design, manufacture, test, installation, operation, and maintenance of diverse electronic/mechanical equipment and systems and generally as a member of a design, analysis or review team on more complex assignments or as a lead on less complex assignments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform a range of design development, analysis or review tasks under minimal supervision.
  • Act as a lead on less complex tasks and responsible for a portion of a design or section of an analysis or design review.
  • Generate complete design specifications of more complex projects.
  • Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.
  • Establish and maintain a filing system or databases as needed for tracking project status.
  • Develop, maintain and produce technical documentation and system/subsystem specifications.
  • Direct interface and liaison with customers at all levels from quotation to final design and test activities, design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.
  • Conduct site visits, experimental investigations and analyze engineering problems, propose solutions and alternatives, and provide recommendations.
  • Verify and comply with engineering documentation standards and test procedures.
  • Support development of technical proposal and provide comments on the technical content and level of effort of the proposed scope of work.
  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Architectural Engineering with a Structures Major (or equivalent education).
  • 5+ years of relevant and progressive professional experience in the modeling, analysis, and design of heavy industrial steel structures and foundations.
  • Working knowledge of industry codes and standards, including AISC 360, ASCE 7, IBC, and ACI 318
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of STAAD.Pro modeling, analysis, design, and post processing
  • In-depth knowledge and proficiency in MathCad, Excel, and Word
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance.
  • Working knowledge of the process of preparing and checking calculations, as well as, approval, revision, retention, and storage of project calculations.
  • Working knowledge of drawing production and checking, as well as, approval, revision, retention, and storage of engineering drawings.
  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen (no dual citizenship).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineering Registration.
  • Master of Science degree in structural engineering.
  • Government or nuclear experience, i.e., DOD, DOE, NR.
  • Working knowledge of AISC Seismic Design Provisions, i.e., AISC 341.
  • Basic knowledge of nuclear facility design codes including ACI 349, AISC N690, ASCE 43, and DOE-STD-1020.
  • Working knowledge of seismic response spectrum analysis.

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.