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Senior Structural Engineers create structures that can withstand prolonged use and environmental conditions. Duties these experienced professionals handle are calculating various parameters, taking into consideration strengths of various materials, developing safe designs, collaborating with other engineers, guiding junior engineers, inspecting ground conditions, and liaising with construction contractors. Based on our collection of example resumes, required skills include mathematical and physics abilities, computer proficiency, oral and written communication, teamwork, and attention to details. Employers usually select resumes displaying a degree in structural engineering.

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Senior Structural Engineer

Conducted and coordinated large engine generator package testing and analysis activities to ensure ongoing compliance with vibration and structural requirements.

  • Directed and performed system analysis and engineering design activities for generator sets.
  • Led testing and analysis of the CAT 3500 B-Series Generator Set Development Program following a complete redesign of the 3500 generator-set product line, resulting in a successful product launch.
  • Developed a cost effective solution to resolve generator-set failures resulting in a $1 million dollar cost savings to Caterpillar operations in Panama.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering
2

Senior Structural Engineer

Gathered project requirements, researched and designed sophisticated bridge systems used in public and private development projects. Served as a consultant and advisor to customers and internal team members throughout the production and installation process. Coordinated and regulated workflow based on changing priorities, opportunities and emergencies.

  • Oversaw complex technical design and project implementation requirements for CONTECH's largest project at the time; a $6.5 Million, 1300-foot long structure built to enable US 395 freeway to pass over rail road tracks. Worked closely with the BNSF railroad company to deliver the project without significant impact to service. Delivered the project on-budget and on-time.
  • Designed and managed the installation of the largest span precast concrete arch bridge in the U.S for a high end residential development in Utah. This 84-foot span structure required a rise height of 30 feet to accommodate sailboats using the development's manmade lake.
  • Created a major procedural innovation by lobbying different manufacturers across the country to standardize the inserts and production methods used in arches, wingwall and headwall panels. This innovation has saved enormous amounts of time and money on construction sites.
  • Directly impacted on-time scheduling and completion by managing workflow through CAD department, assigning projects and reviewing project work.
  • Recognized as company's only engineer able to design complex MSE (Mechanically Stabilized Earth) wall panels and as the "go-to" expert on concrete arches.
  • Delivered significant cost savings by identifying and securing a new supplier for formliner on end treatments and head walls.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AAS
Liberal Arts
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Civil Engineering
3

Vice President, Senior Structural Engineer and Training Manager

Led team of structural engineers and designers for this structural consulting firm.

  • Established and maintained an excellent reputation for service, quality and value in challenging projects, resulting in a steady stream of repeat business over many years
  • Team designed unique, high-profile projects with successful completion within project schedules and budgets
  • Successfully trained employees for significant changes in structural design codes
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
MS
Civil Engineering
California
4

Senior Structural Engineer

Project Manager and Lead Designer for various bridge rehabilitation projects for FDOT's Structures and Facilities Office in District 7 (Tampa, FL).

  • Assisted client in developing Work Program budgets for Long-Term Bridge Maintenance needs.
  • Developed economical designs for repair and rehabilitation of damaged or deteriorated structures.
  • Coordinated and conducted emergency response for special structural inspections of bridges and sign structures.
  • Provided diagnostic and repair engineering services for hydraulic, electrical and mechanical systems on movable bridges for FDOT.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
5

Senior Structural Engineer

Engineered and managed projects for clients in the commercial nuclear industries. Technical design work included concept development, modification, evaluation and repair work.

  • Supporting electrical systems for nuclear facilities
  • Technical verifier and reviewer
  • Safety procedures as per DOE 413.3 manage design and applications
  • Collaborated and coordinated with field services group personnel the scope of work, client deliverables, problem resolution, and development of the repair methods.
  • Directed highly technical projects with short time frames and tight deadlines. Delivered complete projects on time and within budgets.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering
6

Senior Structural Engineer

Responsible for designs based on structural, thermal, and fluid analyses on conventional and advanced pressurized water reactor (PWR) components and systems.

  • Developed finite element model of reactor pressure vessel and internals system, and used it to perform dynamic transient analyses for seismic and loss-of-coolant accident (LOCA) loading conditions.
  • Developed curves used for predicting the wear progression and remaining operation life of reactor head penetration thermal sleeves.
  • Determined acceptability for several minimum baffle-barrel bolting conditions by performing LOCA and seismic analysis in ANSYS.
  • Performed structural analyses of nuclear reactor internals components to the requirements of ASME B&PV Code Section III Subsection NG.
  • Administered the Missouri Professional Engineer (PE) stamp on the Callaway Unit 1 and the California PE stamp on the Diablo Canyon Units 1 and 2 nuclear plant seismic and LOCA analysis engineering reports - as a licensed professional engineer in those states.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering
7

Senior Structural Engineer

Assistant Group Lead for the DOE Waste Processing facility. Performed general Civil/Structural engineering task such as preparation of Studies, Reports and Bid Packages. Supervised the work effort of a small group of engineers.

  • Project Contractor Coordinator (Tritium Project). Responded to contractor's technical issues and coordinated design changes with other engineering disciplines and client personnel. Provided progress/status reports and assisted in the closure of project open items.
  • Design and analysis of facility platforms, equipment foundations, radiation / shielding enclosures, concrete slabs, beams, columns and equipment housing / support components using Strudl, MathCAD & Bechtel software programs.
  • Developed and issued (via Smart Plant Foundation) multi discipline modification design packages. Coordinated Technical, Schedule and Design requirements with other disciplines, vendors and Client personnel.
  • Evaluated and qualified Conduit and Cable Tray supports, Pipe Racks and HVAC supporting structure for Seismic and Wind Loads per IBC, ASCE AISC and ACI codes. Utilized codes ACI 349-01, 349-97 for qualification of embedded plates and base plate designs.
  • Performed Strudl analysis for misc support structures and platforms. Performed dynamic analysis of structural components to compute frequency, mode shapes and dynamic loads.
  • Performed piping layout for the new Waste Disposal Vault drain system. Incorporated Vendor Tank data tie-in points, tank penetration locations, piping and pipe support designs.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
MS
Structural Engineering
8

Senior Structural Engineer

  • Built and analyzed 2D and 3D models of soil-structure interactions for shafts, galleries and retaining structures using PLAXIS and SAP2000 software.
  • Designed various structural components including reinforced concrete piles and retaining walls, large diameter access shafts, and galleries.
  • Prepared preliminary and final structural design reports and calculations.
  • Collaborated with geotechnical engineers on selecting the best material, structural system, and construction method.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering
9

Project Manager/senior Structural Engineer

  • Advanced to leadership position after only 2 years
  • Built and managed multidisciplinary teams for large projects
  • Designed structures, prepared drawings, coordinated with other stakeholders
  • Prepared and followed up and approved geotechnical investigations and topographic surveys
  • Executed on site quality monitoring, checked material laboratory test results, quantities and payment
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
C
Programming Using Visual Basic
Civil Engineering / Structural Engineering
10

Senior Structural Engineer / Qa

Performed Quality Assurance, QC and Civil-Structural Engineering duties for a $1B, DOD, Base Realignment and Closure, BRAC #133 project , "Design-Build-to-Suit" in Alexandria, VA. for the client, Washington Housing Authority (WHA) and the Construction Management team, US Corps of Engineers.

  • Engineering and management for the QA/CQC program required for the construction of 2, 17-story office buildings, three multi-level parking garages, visitor and transportation centers, and auxiliary structures. Supervised other structural/civil staff. Tracked deficiencies, corrective work, materials delivered, and equipment uses, on the Corp's RMS system. Reviewed an average of $1M in monthly pay requests from the GC
  • Reviewed structural and civil design drawings, fabrication drawings, material submittals, specifications, for this fast-track, design-build project. Responsible for Owner RFI responses. Structural calculation review including blast and progressive collapse criteria. Review of sub-contractor AHA's (activity hazard analysis) and safety procedures. Review and approval of crane critical lift plans.
  • Evaluated and provided comment on contractor Quality Control (QC) plans and procedures and test results to verify compliance with contract documents, including Requests For Proposal (RFP), work plans, and specifications. Review and comment on concrete break tests, weld inspection tests, soil compaction and proctor reports, VDOT, pile driving reports.
  • Project Oversight on all concrete spread and combined foundation work performed by the GC and sub-contractors. Also, owner supervision of $25M of Precast concrete, wall panels, double tees, shear walls per PCI standards. Tracked installation to timely completion. Also inspections performed on curtain walls, waterproofing, storm and sanitary piping, civil paving and roadways.
  • Oversight and inspection of over 850 driven concrete and steel bearing piles, complete with pile cap and stem wall construction. Witnessed and approved testing and reports. Inspection of support-of-excavation, tiebacks, solder beams, lagging, soil nailing, retention wall systems and footings. Calculation review of all civil features of work.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering

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