Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Maple Grove, MN

Description

Bio Clean a Forterra company is seeking a qualified Structural Engineer. This position will be located in either Henderson, CO, Grand Prairie, TX or Maple Grove, MN.

Forterra Building Products is a leading manufacturer of a diversified range of concrete and clay building products in the United States and Eastern Canada including Drainage Pipe & Precast, Water Distribution, Specialty and Structural Precast, and Storm water Management. Based in Irving, Texas, Forterra Building Products employs approximately 5,000 people and operates 85 strategically located manufacturing facilities. Forterra is built on a legacy of high quality products and engineering expertise and is proud to help build the communities in which our employees live and work.

Position Summary: Bio Clean Environmental is seeking a structural engineer with 5+ years of experience and PE stamp to join our team! Since 1999 Bio Clean has been synonymous with innovative stormwater treatment solutions. We are a rapidly growing business looking for a hard-working, creative-minded engineer with a passion for cleaning the environment and making the world a better place. The Structural Engineer performs engineering assignments that involve product design, structural calculations, review of specifications, referencing construction codes, and research into project-specific criteria and local regulations. This position partners with drafters, engineers, and project managers to contribute to project completion for projects across the nation. This position complies with all aspects of the company's safety program and requirements.

Essential Functions:

  • Analyze structural loadings on precast concrete treatment devices. Develop concrete mix recommendations, structural rebar designs, and specific instructions for production.
  • Understanding of HS-20, LRFD, AASHTO, ACI and other construction codes.
  • Prepare Finite Element Analysis models.
  • Prepare design calculations.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with project managers, sales associates, contractors, reviewing engineers, and other industry professionals.
  • Participate in on-the-job training, site visits, sales presentations, and company events.
  • Participate in product innovations, testing, and company-wide training.

Requirements:

  • BS Degree from accredited university in Structural Engineering required
  • PE certification required
  • 5+ years' relevant experience with precast concrete production, admixtures, and rebar design
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Proficient in Finite Element Analysis
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills including advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Planning skills, including how to meet required deadlines
  • Individual must be able to communicate clearly and professionally, and be able to collaborate with all levels of employees from production workers to management leaders
  • Strong written, verbal, and video streaming communications skills and ability to present oneself and communicate in a professional, positive, and courteous manner
  • Ability to apply effective time management and self-management skills
  • Ability to manage several projects at once as they progress from concept to completion
  • Ability to travel to site locations, meetings, and presentations (required travel is infrequent)
  • A passion for making a positive difference in the environment through engineering

Our employees are critical to our overall success. We are dedicated to investing in the future of our employees to maintain long-term relationships for lasting commitments. We offer an excellent compensation package that includes: competitive pay, paid time off, ten paid holidays, 401k plan with 4% company match, medical, health savings account (HSA), flex plan, dental, vision, short and long-term disability and life insurance.

Forterra is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V - Forterra is a Drug Free Workplace.