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Posted 7/20/2018

Structural Engineer (Automotive) 18-071

Why join SSOE Group? If you’re interested in a dynamic career with a healthy, growing firm, you’ve come to the right place. SSOE is a global leader in the AEC industry. Combine that with a culture recognized as one of the “Best AEC Firms to Work For” and you’ll discover why employees are proud to be on our team.

Stability. For more than 65 years we’ve continued to succeed in an industry of constant change. One testament to our culture—150 clients who have chosen to work with us for over 20 years. Though we’ve doubled in size over the past decade, we’ve taken a business-minded approach to our growth—focusing on diversity of geography, services, and markets served to ensure we weather any economic storm.

Unmatched opportunities for growth. We offer clearly defined paths to the top. Our focus on staff development prepares employees to take on the opportunities associated with worldwide growth and expanding project delivery models. We reward our team members who rise to the occasion by providing accelerated career advancement, access to global project experience, and an ownership structure that allows for a broader base of ownership than typically seen in our industry.

Culture of excellence. Our dynamic professionals will tell you every project they work on is different and exciting. Spend your day on the cutting edge of R&D, bringing well-known products to market, and helping clients expand globally. Our ISO certification includes processes that ensure a quality output, and more importantly clients who are happy—in fact 97% of those surveyed would recommend SSOE to a colleague. SSOE professionals were published in more than 50 industry publications last year—so you can be certain you’ll be working with the top talent in the industry.

Technology that works for you, not against you. SSOE has a full time group dedicated to innovation. This not only ensures access to the latest technologies, but also that mature technologies such as BIM are tailored for your needs, fully supported, optimized, and intelligently integrated into project delivery


SSOE is seeking a mid-level Structural Engineer to lead structural projects and assist within the Automotive industry sector focused projects.

Our team is looking for a individual with previous experience with building codes, structural design standards and strong knowledge of designing automotive and industrial buildings.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform engineering calculations, develop sections and detail drawings and review shop drawings
  • Act as structural discipline lead and assist other engineers on project, supervise designers for production of drawings, coordinate with other disciplines and correspond with client regarding project requirements.
  • Perform proposal work; determining scope and hours for the structural teams for projects, plus respond to construction-related questions thru out the project.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil, focusing on structural engineering is required.
  • Has earned a PE license, or pursuing and tracked to get a PE is preferred.
  • Experience in structural steel design, building codes and structural standards/regulations, reinforced and unreinforced concrete design is required.
  • Experience in load bearing and non-load bearing masonry design, specific to designing automotive and industrial buildings is preferred.
  • Experience with either STAAD, RISA 3D or RAM Elements software.
  • Due to required travel, a valid US driver's license and ability to qualify for coverage under company's insurance policy required.

About SSOE Group

As a Top 10 Engineering / Architecture firm for the past 3 years, SSOE Group focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Places to Work) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (Building Design + Construction).

With more than 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 65-plus year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries. SSOE has completed projects in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

Posted 7/12/2018

ICC-ES – Evaluation Specialist (structural background preferred)

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ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES)

Evaluation Specialist

Position Summary:

Individuals perform a variety of duties of a technical and often complex nature, supporting the development and issuance of ICC-ES reports on the code compliance of building materials, products and methods. Operating under the close supervision of the Regional Engineering Director, Evaluation Specialists work closely with all ICC-ES staff as well as with clients and building officials, as needed, to complete evaluation of submitted technical data and produce reports. Evaluation Specialists may be assigned to work under the direction of a specific technical staff member on particular assignments.

Position Responsibilities:

Following established ICC-ES procedures, works independently as well as within a team environment to deliver professional services.

Studies and evaluates test reports, calculations, and other technical data submitted by evaluation report applicants.

Prepares correspondence and reports regarding compliance of building products, materials, and methods with applicable codes.

Develops criteria for the acceptance of alternative building methods and materials.

Provides expert assistance to building departments throughout the United States.

Participates in ICC-ES Evaluation Committee hearings.

Represents ICC-ES on matters of interest and concern at meetings with governmental officials, industry groups, international bodies, and other interested parties.

Keeps professionally abreast of developments in the building construction field through participation in conferences, meetings and seminars of professional organizations as well as through constant review of relevant literature.

Performs other tasks as may be directed by the Regional Engineering Director.

Essential Skills and Education / Experience:

At least two years of post high-school education and training in engineering, architecture, science, quality assurance/testing, or other closely related field.

At least five years of responsible experience in building code development or enforcement, product testing, quality assurance, or equivalent applicable experience.

A university degree in engineering or architecture may be substituted for the experience requirement.

Must possess, or show the ability to quickly acquire, a sound working knowledge of building codes as well as current trends and developments in construction methods and materials.

Good written and oral communication skills.

Preferred indications of competence to fill the position:

Basic knowledge of materials, tools and methods used in construction.

Ability to effectively use college-level algebra and geometry.

Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with both technical and non-technical personnel.

Associate degree, preferably in a technical field, from a community college or trade school.

Posted 1/25/2018

Several positions are available at Birmingham Water Works Board, for civil, mechanical and structural engineers. 
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Posted 8/16/2017

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER WANTED – Neel-Schaffer, Inc. has an opening in our Tuscaloosa office for a Structural Engineer with 5-10 years of professional experience in design of industrial and architectural projects. Must have the ability to organize and handle multiple project assignments.  AutoCAD and REVIT experience desired. Competitive salary & excellent benefits. Send resume to

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