We have an immediate opening for a Structural Engineer Project Manager in our Buffalo office. Watts works closely with architects and owners on a variety of challenging engineering projects with a focus on efficient designs meeting the needs of the project. This project management level position would perform a variety of structural engineering design and management duties.
Work within a small internal team to oversee and perform the structural design, from project onset through construction
Write technical fee proposals with scope and assumptions for a specific project
Manage the progress of the design work, to stay on budget and on schedule
Create contract documents for all aspects of structural design
Perform structural engineering of various materials, including Concrete, Steel, Masonry, Wood, etc.
Design slab and floor systems and columns
Utilize structural analysis software, including STAAD Pro, RISA 3D, etc.
Create and edit computer aided design drawings in BIM, Revit, AutoCAD, etc.
Write Engineering Reports and studies, including technical specifications
Review applicable building codes and design standards
Achieve permit approval from applicable state agency
Coordinate work with other disciplines (architects, mechanical engineers etc.)
Mentor and teach junior structural engineers
Interact with the client as the primary contact for Watts
Perform business development for future projects
Aid the junior engineers for construction oversight
Perform site visits throughout New York State
5-10 years of relevant experience
Licensed Professional Engineer in New York State, required
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an ABET-accredited university, with a focus on Structural Engineering, preferred
Technical proficiency in the use of AutoCAD, BIM, and Revit
Excellent verbal and writing skills
Ability to work within a larger internal/external project team
Detail and task oriented, in order to meet deadlines set by others
Watts Architecture & Engineering is a full service architecture and engineering firm excelling in architecture, civil, environmental, transportation, structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering and construction monitoring services with offices in Buffalo, Syracuse and NYC.