Lead Technician
St. Paul, MN 
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Job Description
Job TitleLead Technician
LocationSaint Paul, MN, US
PracticeStructural Engineering
Department Description
Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH) is an employee-owned company comprised of more than 800 engineers, architects, planners, scientists and talented professionals who work to provide exceptional service and value to our public and private clients. SEH employee-owners solve our world's complex challenges of renewing infrastructure, improving mobility, engineering clean water and designing better places all which contribute to Building a Better World for All of Us. We've been in business for more than 90 years with evidence of our work in more than 40 states.
Brief Description

We are looking for an individual who wants to be part of a team that provides exceptional service to our clients, and we have an opening for a Sr. Technician within our Structural Practice Center located in St. Paul, MN.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Work effectively in an empowered team environment with engineers and project managers to develop designs and concept drawings into accurate and complete construction documents.
  • Produce and coordinate construction drawings with multiple disciplines utilizing MicroStation software.
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously and lead plan development while coordinating and mentoring other technical staff.
  • Work from engineering sketches and calculations in developing preliminary and final plans, quantities and cost estimates for bridges in Minnesota and neighboring states
  • Assist with construction administration tasks, including shop drawing review and occasional construction site visits.
Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree in Architectural Technology, Architectural Drafting & Design, Civil Engineering Technology, or related field.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years' experience in Cadd drafting and modeling of bridges using MicroStation software.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications including Word and Excel.
  • Have an in-depth understanding of structural bridge standards and detailing using steel, reinforced concrete and prestressed concrete.
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities to meet project schedules.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Self-directed with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 pounds while walking through rough terrain.
  • Must possess a valid Driver's License and be able to provide own means of reliable transportation.
  • Ability to travel as needed for team meetings, client consultations, on-site inspections/visits.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in estimating project scopes and hours for plan development portion of design fee estimates, make measurements and assessments of existing site conditions for bridge rehabilitations, and ability to develop construction quantities and cost estimates.
How To Apply

For confidential consideration, apply on line or send your resume and salary requirements via fax to 651.490.2138. Please refer to the job number if you choose to fax.

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees according to all applicable equal opportunity and affirmative action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies and agencies. In keeping with this commitment, it is the policy of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or status as a covered veteran.

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Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees according to all applicable equal opportunity and affirmative action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies and agencies. In keeping with this commitment, it is the policy of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, sexual orientation or status as a covered veteran.

 

Job Summary
Company
SEH
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
10 years
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