Civil / Structural Project Engineer / Houston, TX

Overview

If you are a Civil / Structural Project Engineer looking for an employer that empowers their employees to pave their own way, to advance their careers, CAM is the place for you. You’re not just a number, you have a purpose. You are part of something greater. Just a few reasons we were named one of Houston’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For!

Essential functions will include:

  • Prepare complete design packages for multi-discipline projects that meet project goals, under the supervision of a Project Manager and/or Senior Engineer
  • Prepare calculations and perform detailed analysis
  • Assist in planning and designing structures and facilities
  • Review design drawings, and incorporate basic design corrections
  • Evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria
  • Prepare written documents such as specifications, reports, etc.
  • Prepare man-hour cost estimates input from conceptual design using project Scope of Work, during the evaluation of contract proposals
  • Contact clients and/or vendors accordingly to obtain information or resolve design issues
  • Initiate discussion within the project team to arrive at design solutions that give the best value for a limited constructed cost
  • Obtain planning and/or building regulations approval as applicable
  • Be alert to safety hazards in the field
  • Industries served include compressor stations, meter stations, transmission sites, truck loading facilities, etc.

Requirements / Must Haves

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering (Course emphasis in Structural Engineering is preferred) from an ABET accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Licensed Professional Engineer registration (or pursuit thereof)
  • Committed to continuing education and self-development
  • Knowledgeable in structural steel, reinforced concrete and foundation design for buildings, equipment platforms, pipe racks/supports and miscellaneous structures
  • Knowledgeable of ACI 318, AISC, ASCE 7 codes and/or PIP standards
  • Professional presence and able to work with clients and vendors to resolve issues
  • Successful working in multi-discipline team environment
  • Proficient with structural engineering software such as RISA, RAM, STAAD, Dimensional Solutions, etc.
  • Experience working in a 3D project environment

Skills / Qualifications

  • Creativity
  • Commercial awareness
  • Teamworking and communication skills
  • Good mathematical, analytical, written and verbal skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Project and budget management skills
  • General knowledge of construction methods, materials, and legal regulations

Location

Houston, TX

Industries

Engineering Services

Job Type

Full Time

Years of Experience

3

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree