Senior Structural Engineer

Kansas City, Missouri

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Engineering

Job ID: 143107

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

Senior Structural Engineer

Position Summary

Provides structural engineering decision-making skills for customer projects. This includes supervising electrical engineers, drafting, sub-contractors and other necessary engineering personnel in order to provide a complete turnkey conveyor control system consistent with customer requirements. Works closely with the Project Manager, Mechanical Project Engineer, Field Superintendent and Subcontractors.

Duties & Responsibilities

? Collect and assimilate customer design requirements, needs and specifications for functionality.

? Develop detailed design of control system and meet customer requirements.

? Lead large projects, supervise other engineers and Sub-contractors.

? Develop hardware and software drawings, plans, code and operational configuration data.

? Purchase material as needed for shop fabrication, panel fabrication and field installation.

? Supervise/review sub-contractor work of control system design and field wiring installation.

? Assist in development of detailed project schedule for electrical systems portion of project.

? Work closely with Mechanical Engineering to assure Electrical/Mechanical system compatibility.

? Travel to job site for coordination meetings, planning, installation support, debug, start-up and standby. May include

working off-shifts, weekends and holidays to support project schedule.

? Support shop operations / assist with equipment operation and repair as needed.

? Assure that all drawings, software and job project files are maintained and archived at job completion.

? Support company management goals and objectives.

? Conform to ISO requirements and R&M documentation requirements.

? Support continuous improvement in company operations and process (engineering, shop and field).


Qualification Requirements

? A technical BS degree and 5 years related conveyor industry engineering work experience.

? Must have strong technical comprehension skills to read, analyze and communicate requirements from

specifications, drawings and other design input information.

? Working knowledge of AutoCAD, PLC control software and related equipment.

? Must be capable of working independently and willing to travel to job sites.

? Must comply with customer's site safety requirements and be comfortable working in an industrial plant environment.

? Must have knowledge of ASI conveyor system types, their applications and limitations.

? Working knowledge of competitors systems design parameters.

? Good management and communication skills working with other departments, customers or their representatives.

? Must have the ability to direct the efforts of others, willingness to follow directions.

? Good communication skills working with and directing the activities of others.

? Strong organizational skills to keep project files current and assure documentation is archived.


Physical Requirements

? No Specific requirements