Position requires thorough knowledge of civil and structural design and engineering techniques. Responsible to plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes, accepted engineering practices and Bratney Companies standards.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform structural design and analysis calculations using governing codes and standards, engineering formulas, skills, and experience for structural steel and concrete foundation designs.
Layout and detail portions of projects using general arrangement layout by project senior designer. May be assigned responsibility for schematic or conceptual layouts when qualified.
Review shop drawings.
Use understanding of dynamic loading in structural designs.
Coordinate work with other disciplines such as architectural, mechanical, electrical, etc.
Use engineering knowledge to and experience to provide alternative designs to complex structures.
Development of company standards for steel and foundation design and detailing.
Oversee the production of site development drawings, foundation detailing, structural steel layout and detailing, and design and detail of a variety of sheet metal fabrications, to ensure compliance with company standards, and within established budgets and timeframes.
May serve as Project Engineer and as a designated Client contact on smaller, less complex projects.
Stay abreast of developments in computer software and hardware needs as it relates to CAD, and recommend upgrades and improvements to company systems.
Provide drawing for own designs and produce sketches to incorporate in drawings by Designers/Drafters if required. May perform some actual design and drafting work as time allows.
Schedule and participate in design reviews of projects in the design/drafting phase with Project Managers, Sales Engineers, Construction Managers, Field Operations Managers, and Project Supervisors as pertinent.
Obtain professional engineering licenses as required.
Participate in continuing education courses to maintain licenses as well as professional development.
Other duties as assigned
Auto-Cad, Solidworks would be beneficial
Finite element analysis software experience
Experience in working with multiple discipline projects with Ag/Construction companies
Preferred experience in small storage bin design for dry flowable products
Excellent computer skills.
Licensed PE or SE.
Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.
Background screening including previous employment, education, criminal history, and driving record verification.
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, and five years of experience with advance knowledge in civil and structural engineering, obtainable usually through a combination of experience and continuing education; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Additional Salary Information: negotiable based on experience
About Bratney Companies
Bratney Companies has been known for more than 50 years for providing state of the art equipment, processes and solutions for our valued customers. We have partnered with some of the world’s foremost manufacturers like Cimbria, Concetti and others to continually bring innovation, technology and creative solutions to the industries we serve. Combining these with our in depth knowledge of construction services and our in house expertise of high quality engineering, design and process knowledge, allow us to provide you with the greatest assurance and value. We take great measures and pride, to properly care and install each piece of equipment and we carry that commitment through every phase of building a complete facility and servicing it years for the many years it will be operational. We are driven to deliver the very best in all that we offer.
Our customers have the right to rely on Bratney’s process knowledge expertise and construction capabilities and experience. We stand behind our proprietary equipment. We will demonstrate safety, respect and trustworthiness in how we conduct our business. We will remedy any problem that we created or contributed to, without hassle. If w...e sell it, design it or build it, it will reflect our commitment to quality and work as intended.
We are proud to serve and to support the rich traditions, history and the value that grain, seed, feed, food, coffee, nuts, and rice provide to the world.