Job Summary: We are currently seeking a Structural Project Manager / Team Leader who is experienced in 'start to finish' project management for the structural design of new buildings and building renovations. The Manager will have responsibility as the prime contact with clients and will directly report to a Principal. The role will be a people leader position with 2-3 direct reports, with the opportunity to grow the team. We are looking for experience in staff budgeting, schematic design, detailed analysis and design for multiple building types, and direct client interaction. The role includes proposal writing, training and evaluation of direct reports, oversite and leading structural design, and requires strong communication skills. This individual should have the ability to effectively prioritize tasks and project deliverables to meet CSE and client expectations. This role provides exposure to a number of exciting and diverse projects and provides excellent growth and leadership opportunities within the firm.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Company’s prime contact for Clients, responsible for continuing relations and coordination of design with the Client.
Lead structural team in design of buildings in coordination with architecture and construction management clients.
Responsible for project and team profitability.
Oversee preparation of design calculations, drawings, specifications, and structural reports. Assist in preparation, where needed, to deliver deadlines on time.
Oversee team providing construction related services including shop drawing reviews, response to requests for information, periodic construction site observation, and occasional specialized structural inspections. Educate and assist when needed.
Strong working knowledge of AISC, ACI, NDS, and International Building Code along with other national standards.
Manage structural portion of project staffing.
Direct project engineers, designer engineers, and drafters in the production of CAD drawings, Revit models, structural analysis and design.
Some regional travel required.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in civil or architectural engineering with a structural focus from an ABET accredited college or university. Masters Degree preferred
Licensed Professional Engineer, preferably PA, NJ, or DE. Licensure in multiple states a plus. S.E. preferred.
10+ years of experience in related structural design of building structures including the design of masonry, concrete, steel and wood structures and components.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, RAM Structural System, RAM Elements. Knowledge of Revit software preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills to ensure productive working environment amongst own team and that of all associated stakeholders.
Ability to evaluate all structural designs technically and communicate designs.
Ability to organize, communicate, and oversee design documentation and detailing.
Proficient in all virtual communication programs.
Motivated self-started who can delegate project tasks, work independently, motivate team, and ensure project deadlines are met.
Conn Shaffer Consulting Engineers (CSE) is a dynamic engineering firm, providing structural expertise across a variety of projects including new construction and restoration, commercial and residential. CSE excels at fast-track, complicated projects with a keen attention to detail. Our portfolio spans structural solutions in academic, industrial, healthcare, parking and more. We have experienced continued growth over the last 10+ years and are looking to further grow our team in our Malvern, PA office.