Job Title

Structural Designer (Industrial)

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Position Summary

SSOE is seeking an experienced designer to join our Automotive, Manufacturing and Facilities structural team. Candidates shall have experience working on industrial projects involving building structures and structures associated with support and access for manufacturing equipment. Experience with Commercial and Institutional projects is beneficial. Candidates shall have significant experience with Revit, AutoCAD and Navisworks.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Model and draft complex steel, concrete and masonry structures including 2D elements and 3D models according to customer requirements (including BIM LOD requirements) and standard practices for construction documents.
  • Collect information from all available sources to prepare accurate, clear and complete 3D models and drawings.
  • Verify correctness of dimensions and elevations, as well as the location of structural members in relation to other project components.
  • Analyze sketches, notes, and other input materials to determine and plan the best approach to prepare models and drawings.
  • Identify and coordinate with other team members to resolve interferences between various elements.
  • Provide technical support including teaching methods and procedures to less experienced designers.
  • May be required to visit the project site to verify existing field conditions and provide on-site support.
  • May travel to other SSOE facilities for coordination purposes and/or provide training.

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineer / DIRECT / 3-5

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to fully utilize and leverage all aspects of Revit, AutoCAD and Navisworks software is essential. MicroStation skills are also beneficial.
  • Certification course in Civil/Structural discipline, Associate or Bachelor degree tracked in CAD/BIM Design Technology or related field is preferred.
  • Ability to organize and set up drawing packages to clearly show the intenet and rquirements of the project.
  • Good working knowledge of the IBC, AISC and ACI standards and specifications, as well as other related industry standards, specifications and guidelines.
  • Ability to work well with other team members in the same office or remote locations.
  • Have the ability to complete the modeling and drawing portion of a project from start to finish.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills are essential.
  • Valid driver’s license is required.

About SSOE Group

As a Top 10 Engineering / Architecture firm for the past 6 years (BD+C), SSOE focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work®) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (BD+C).

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 70-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—with projects completed in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

  • SSOE was founded in 1948 and currently has more than 20 locations worldwide.
  • We are a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management.
  • SSOE offers program management services from design through construction, to commissioning and start-up, for seamless project delivery.
  • 95% of our fee has been returned to our clients in project savings over the last 5 years.
  • 150 of our clients have been with us for over 20 years.

Equal Opportunity and Disability Accessibility Statement

SSOE is an equal opportunity employer and provides fair and equal treatment to all individuals, employees, and applicants for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, disability, genetic information, military / veteran status, or any other protected group status under federal, state, or local law. SSOE complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and related laws. SSOE does not make employment decisions based upon any protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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