Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a motivated team player to fill the role of Entry Level Structural Engineer. The position will be based in our Chicago, IL office located near O’Hare International Airport.
Our ideal candidate is seeking challenging work and is committed to quality.
Primary responsibilities include the design of bridges and other transportation - related structures or structural elements; Other structural engineering tasks may relate to the rail or industrial sectors
Occasional field assignments will be expected
Candidate will perform analysis of bridge or other structural components as part of a larger and diverse design team under the supervision of a Senior Level Engineer
Develop design plans and specifications for use during construction and ensure all projects comply with applicable codes and regulations
Skills / Qualifications
0 - 3+ years of related experience in the Transportation Industry
Experience on Illinois DOT or Illinois Tollway projects preferred
Primary focus is on Transportation structures, but Building structural design experience is considered an added asset
BS in Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Engineering required; Master’s Degree in Structural Engineering also acceptable
Strong written and oral communication skills required
Experience with A.A.S.H.T.O. Bridge Design code would be considered an asset
Experience with MicroStation software preferred
Experience with AutoCAD software would be considered an asset
Registration as an EIT preferred
Internship / previous experience in the transportation industry preferred
Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (MVR) policy
Diversity Statement (EEO)
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non - exhaustive list): race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2020-72871
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