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Structural Engineer

HDR, Inc. New York, NY

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Structural Engineer, well count on you to:

  • To be a technically focused structural designer with expertise in concrete and steel design
  • Will be responsible to design and check modeling software, and would preferably also be able to do structural detailing as well
  • Review structural documents for transportation/transit related facilities for areas of conflict with all disciplines
  • Write and edit structural specifications, select procedures, materials and their respective sizes, and complete necessary calculations
  • Independently coordinate the work of the structural design team through the design development and contract document phases of a project
  • Conduct design development and contract document work sessions at project site in conjunction with the Project Manager and other disciplines
  • Take responsibility for coordinating workload through design development and construction document phases to complete the documents on schedule.

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  • Qualifications


  • BS/MS degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • 5+ years structural design experience, with focus in concrete and steel design.
  • PE is strongly preferred, but will consider EIT who is on track to PE attainment.
  • Microstation and AutoCAD experience required.
  • Proficiency in 3D analytical modeling (RAM elements, Stadd Pro, RAM Structures, Larsa) is required.
  • Knowledge of Building codes (NYS, NYC, International Building Code) are required.
  • Working knowledge of AISC Manual and guidelines, ACI 318 and ASEC7-10, AWS code and Hilti PROFIS would be preferred.
  • Experience in detailing would be strongly preferred.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
  • Candidates who reside locally in the NY/NJ area are preferred.

    Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

  • Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 146029
    Located In New york, NY
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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