Reports to: Director of Engineering
GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Project Engineer will be responsible for managing and performing structural engineering tasks related to building enclosure projects throughout North America from our office located in Cleveland, OH. Project work includes daily collaboration with team members including Garland technical representatives, customers, and outside consultants to deliver successful solutions.
CORE & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
This position will execute independently and/or in collaboration with others the following engineering services:
Components and cladding wind design
Structural evaluation of existing buildings
Forensic review of existing building structural problems
Light gauge cold form steel framing design
Structural review of renewable energy systems and other sustainable solutions for building enclosure projects.
Manage Outside Consultants: Manage outside engineering and architectural consultants to estimate, propose, produce, and deliver successful projects.
Technical Support: Provides consultation or expert advice to customers, management, Garland technical representatives, architects, and owners concerning engineering services.
Drawings: Required to interpret architectural and structural construction drawings and guide drafting personnel through generation of details or drawings when needed.
Travel: Occasional travel to project work sites or for team meetings.
The ability to work without any monitoring or supervision.
Other duties as assigned.
A minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience in engineering consulting, specifically in building enclosure related projects is preferred. Possession of a post-secondary degree in engineering, building and construction, or architectural degree is required. Professional Engineer’s or Architect’s license is a plus. Demonstrated aptitude for problem-solving; ability to determine solutions for customers. Excellent communication and organizational skills. The ability to learn new concepts/procedures quickly. Must be results-orientated creative self-starter who is able to work both independently and within a team environment. Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency in using AutoCAD LT, spreadsheet design, and Microsoft Office Suite applications. Experience with BIM modeling is a plus.
Ability to communicate orally in a clear, concise, and effective manner with the customers, account representatives, company representatives, management, staff, and the public in face-to-face, one-on-one and group settings. Ability to use a telephone for communication. Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Use office equipment such as a personal computer, copier, and facsimile machines. Ability to communicate in writing in a clear, concise, and effective manner. Sit or stand for extended time periods. Hearing and vision required to be within normal ranges. Read at, above, and below shoulder height. Occasionally stoop, kneel or crouch. Sufficient manual dexterity required to operate equipment. Tolerate inclement weather, including excessive heat and cold. Normal range of tolerance to household and other types of typical industrial/ construction chemicals and solvents. Climb ladder/extension ladder. Climb ladder while carrying packages or bags weighing approximately 30 lbs. Climb and traverse different roof levels. Sufficient manual dexterity to cut and manipulate products/ materials and use a flashlight.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:
The Garland Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, age, national origin, disability, or status as a disabled, recently separated, other protected, and Armed Forces service medal veteran (collectively, “protected veteran”) or any other characteristic protected by law.