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Facility / Campus Structural Engineer

  • GE Transportation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 11:59:35 AM
  • 2792846
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: GET Transportation
Location(s): United States ; Pennsylvania; Erie


About Us:
GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. As a division of General Electric Company, GE Transportation is a global technology leader and supplier to the railroad, mining, marine, stationary power, and drilling industries. We drive change and progress — by rail and across oceans. We go farther and dig deeper, with advanced technology that connects people, data and machines, so resources can be gathered, goods can be transported and economies can thrive. GE Transportation is headquartered in Chicago, IL, and employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide. Learn more about GE Transportation today!
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Essential Responsibilities:
The Facility / Campus Structural Engineer will utilize their experience and /or expertise to solve problems and have the ability to effect short-term business goals.


In addition, you will:


  • Serve as a point of contact between Campus Services and customer
  • Work towards the schedule, budget and scope of projects
  • Develop design and specifications for projects, prepare request for proposal and contract documentation, evaluate proposals and administer contract
  • Utilize internal and external resources to achieve project goals
  • Work towards safety standards
  • Monitor project progress and provide routine budget and schedule updates to customers and management



    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college
  • 5 additional years of experience in Structural design and related Project Management


    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:


  • Willingness and ability to travel 10% of the time both domestically and internationally (if needed)
  • Frequently ascend / descend stairs to access roofs, overhead cranes, and work atop structures, including catwalks, runways, etc.



    Desired Characteristics:

  • BS or MS in Civil / Structural Engineering
  • PE registration or in process of completing the PE requirements
  • Experience with industrial manufacturing equipment and facility structures
  • Experience in concrete, masonry, and steel design
  • Knowledge of building systems including foundation, envelope, and roofing
  • Knowledge of equipment foundation design and installation
  • Experience in the inspection and evaluation of building systems and structures
  • Knowledge of crane system design and development including jib cranes, underhung, and top running cranes systems
  • Experience in roadway and parking lot construction and maintenance
  • Knowledge of the BOCA National Building Code.
  • Knowledge of OSHA compliant fall protection systems for roofs, cranes and runways, and equipment
  • Knowledge of schedule and resource planning techniques and software
  • Ability to make decisions quickly
  • Strong understanding of estimation and budgeting process
  • Strong negotiation skills with customers, management, peers, and subordinates
  • Demonstrated project management skills and ability to manage and coordinate extensive internal and external project resources
  • Strong knowledge of contract administration, technical, legal and commercial
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills



    Locations: United States ; Pennsylvania; Erie

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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