Civil/Structural Engineer/Project Manager

Midlothian, VA /
Civil/Structural /
Progressive Design, Inc. is currently seeking an entrepreneurial spirited Civil/Structural Engineer/Project Manager. The company's entrepreneurial culture is key to its success and sets Progressive Design apart from the competition.

This is a full time/direct hire position that is located in Midlothian, Virginia- (Richmond, VA area).

Company Overview:
Founded in 1986, Progressive Design has grown to become one of the largest privately held multi-discipline engineering companies in central Virginia. Possessing vast experience and technical expertise, we deliver unparalleled value to our customers.
Progressive Design supports manufacturing facilities and clients in the Eastern US with areas of specialization including: project feasibility studies, detailed project/construction estimates, process improvement analysis, new process design, process upgrades, air pollution abatement technology and integration, environmental compliance, product design and capital projects.  The company serves Fortune 500 companies in industries such as food processing, films, fibers, plastics, paper, chemicals, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, power, metals, wastewater treatment, and discrete manufacturing.

General Responsibilities:
Civil/Structural Engineers are responsible for performing civil and/or structural engineering duties as stand-alone projects; or as incidental to multi-disciplined projects.

Practical Application of Responsibilities:
Develop study reports, bids, proposals, scopes of work, estimates, schedules, specifications, work instructions, design concepts, scope change documents, correspondence, and other project documentation per customer and corporate guidelines
Perform field work and technical research
Perform structural analysis and calculations
Perform technical studies
Maintain project files and documentation
Certify accuracy and completeness of all deliverable products and services in assigned areas of responsibility
Allocate tasks to Civil/Structural Designers
Maintain scope, schedule and budget

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
5+ years of heavy industrial experience
Experience with equipment foundations/supports, piping supports, process buildings, and access platforms
Retrofit experience
Knowledge of relevant risk management issues (contractual terms, technical feasibility, etc.)
Working knowledge of OSHA, API-620, API-650, NFPA 13, IBC, AISC, ACI-318, ACI-530, AISI, and ASCE-7 codes
Experience in various types of steel and concrete construction methodologies
Experience in conventional and deep foundation systems
Experience in preparing structural and civil construction plans and specifications
Working knowledge of static and dynamic load applications
Understanding of the structural considerations associated with demolition of both structures and equipment
Working knowledge of alternative materials and construction methodologies as may be necessary to facilitate clients’ needs
Working knowledge of earth pressures and their effect on design
Working knowledge of considerations of other trades as related to efficiently designed structural systems
A good understanding of and sensitivity to maintenance & constructability considerations in all design applications
Experience in project estimating
Proven technical and business writing skills
Proven project management skills
Working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, various CAD software packages, various structural and civil software packages
Strong communication and organizational skills
Strong ethics and corporate loyalty
Must be results oriented
Must be a team player
Must possess uncompromised commitment to quality
Must be US citizen

Preferred Requirements:
Current working knowledge of Advance Steel
Current working knowledge of Revit
Current working knowledge of RISA 3D
Experience in an industrial chemical processing environment is a plus.
Virginia PE License OR NCEES Record

We offer a fast paced, exciting work environment with a competitive compensation package including: Health Care Benefits, Vacation, 401K and tuition reimbursement.