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Entry-Level Structural Engineer - Tampa, FL

Arcadis is currently searching for a Structural Engineer, to join our world-class firm in Tampa, FL.
This is an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated engineer to join our team locally with support from one of the best-qualified municipal consulting firms in the country. The Structural Engineer, with the support of a strong nationally recognized technical staff, will utilize their education and technical knowledge of structural design & construction engineering, to successfully execute projects within the Municipal & Industrial Water / Wastewater and Water Resources infrastructure design & construction engineering consulting markets to help build and grow our practice.

The ideal candidate will be performance-driven, team-oriented and client-focused with strong written/verbal communication skills and an impressive work ethic. Candidate must have a strong educational background and the ability to work productively and cooperatively in a team environment.

Desired Skills / Attributes:
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and/or REVIT software.
  • Experience utilizing STAAD and other structural software
  • Working knowledge of building codes and standards such as IBC, ACI, etc.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both oral and written 
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with the ability to work on multiple projects with varying deadlines simultaneously
Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work on water/wastewater design engineering and construction projects; responsible for the production of design calculations, technical reports, permitting, detailed design and engineering plans and specifications for Water / Wastewater projects including; plant upgrades, storage facilities, pipelines, stormwater systems, pump stations, and distribution/collection systems.
  • Organize and conduct structural related engineering investigations and planning work which has a well-defined scope.
  • Research feasibility of alternative designs, site conditions, and regulatory agency specifications.
  • Work effectively in team situations and establish strong relationships with other teams where collaboration on client project work is needed.
  • Develop calculations, plans, specifications, requests for proposals, and other contract documents.
  • Work directly with a variety of engineering disciplines, office/project staff, client, and sub-contractors, throughout the project life cycle. 
  • Coordinate meetings, conduct effective client presentations and prepare written reports.
  • Exercise judgment on details of work, making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.
  • Manage time and ensure timely delivery of engineering and construction drawings and specifications for projects.
  • Ensure project compliance with all Arcadis practices and quality and safety standards.
  • Some travel may be required to support project need,
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, or closely related field
  • EIT or ability to obtain within 1 year from hire

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous experience in Engineering Consulting, or in a role that required client involvement and/or relationship skills as part of the project team.
  • MS in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Experience with Mathcad
  • Experience with water/wastewater facility and/or heavy industrial structural analysis and design
  • Advanced understanding of AutoCAD/REVIT software