Bennett & Pless Structural Engineers
Experience Structural Expertise

Junior Structural Engineer

Boca Raton, FL

 Job Location:       Boca Raton, FL

Overview:Bennett & Pless is currently looking for a qualified engineer to assist in the design of varied structures across multiple sectors including, but not limited to, commercial, wireless, and industrial. We are a high-performance firm and we are continually seeking self-motivated, client-focused team members suited to our unique culture.

Job Functions:

·        Designing structural systems for a variety of project types, including wireless, manufacturing, distribution, commercial, self-storage, churches, historical, and renovations and existing facility analysis.

·        Perform structural analysis of various structure types in modeling programs.

·        Preparation and processing of structural documents/studies for review by senior engineer per QA/QC guidelines.

·        Experience should include wood, steel and concrete design in low to mid-rise structures, or other specialty structures. Shallow and deep foundation system design experience.

·        Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, manage multiple projects, tasks and deadlines, and bring each to completion.

·        Coordinating information across all disciplines to ensure deliverables are compliant with client expectations and structural group’s quality levels.

·        Ability to identify applicable codes in project-specific jurisdictions and apply to the project.

·        Ability to produce drawings for AutoCAD personnel or self-perform as required.

·        Review shop drawings for compliance with structural drawings.

·        Experience in tower structural engineering using tnxTower.

·        Experience with industry standard software, including but not limited to Microsoft products, RISA, Bentley (RAM) products, EnerCalc, etc.

·        Strong knowledge of MS Excel, MathCAD, or other programming experience.

·        Strong communication skills are required.

·        Experience in AutoCAD. This position will require you to create drawings with input from other engineers.

·        Experience in Revit a plus.

·        Seismic experience a plus.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

Working in a combination of field and office environments. Job may involve limited travel to sites and meeting places for obtaining information for projects.

Qualifications:

·        Minimum four-year degree, preferably in civil/structural engineering.

·        Recent graduate or up to 5 years of experience in civil or structural engineering fields.

·        Previous experience with structural modeling software.

·        Experience in wireless structural tower modifications preferred.

·        Demonstrated mastery in multi-tasking.

·        Effective in an entrepreneurial culture, working independently and as part of a team.

·        Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision. Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as presented.


Salary is competitive. Great benefits/401k!