Bennett & Pless Structural Engineers
Experience Structural Expertise

Structural Design Engineer

Charlotte, NC

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, public 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 muti-level office, distribution, commercial, self-storage, adaptive re-use, 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 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 Revit designer personnel or self-perform as required.

·                     Review shop drawings for compliance with structural drawings.

·                     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.

·                     Revit experience a plus.

·                     Post-tension concrete 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.


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

·                     2 to 7 years of experience in structural engineering fields.

·                     Previous experience with structural modeling software.

·                     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.

  Ready to join us? Apply today!