Structural Engineer

Lenexa, KS 60154

Employment Type: Contract to Perm Job Category: Structural Engineering Job Number: KO310516412 Compensation: $65.00 / hour

Job Description

Sterling Engineering has an exciting new opportunity for a Sr. Structural Engineer! This is a contract to hire, remote opportunity. 

Location: REMOTE supporting office in Lenexa, KS

Sterling has helped build careers for thousands of professionals like yourself. Our expert recruiters support you at every step in the process and as a Best of Staffing company, Sterling provides exciting work with exceptional employers across the U.S.

As a contract employee of Sterling, you are eligible to receive a Full Employee Benefits Package that includes paid time off, paid holidays, 3 medical plans to choose from, dental & vision plans, 401(k), and an Employee Stock Ownership (ESOP) plan.


•  Prepare designs for assigned structure(s) including research, selection of lateral force resisting system, analysis, and drawing preparation for electrical substations on power generation projects. 

 •  Apply department and industry standards when preparing calculations, project drawings, and project specifications.

 •   Understand and meet or exceed the requirements of the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract, customer Requests for Proposals (RFPs), professional service agreements, or other contractual requirements.

 •  Research new markets and adapt current process and workflows to successfully execute project deliverables.

 •  Coordinate with internal and external partners including cross-discipline, construction, vendors, fabricator(s), and owners to address structural-related issues or concerns.

 •  Prepare, monitor, and update project plans, schedules, and budgets (including staffing needs) to project management and department management.

 •  Support department managers in achieving performance goals for the department.


•  Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural or Architectural engineering program from an ABET-accredited four-year program

 •  At least three years of experience in structural engineering and design.

•   Experience in the power industry or industrial markets is preferred.

 •  Functional in utilizing spreadsheets, databases, word processing, and computer operations.

 •  Knowledgeable in engineering software. SAP2000, SAFE, and Mathcad are preferred.

 •  General knowledge of engineering standards including ASCE 7, ACI 318, AISC 360, and IBC.

 •  Licensed Professional Engineer preferred

•  Candidate with Engineer In Training certificate, or equivalent, and relevant experience will be considered

 •  Legally able to work in the United States for any length of time

 •  Strong written and verbal communication skills, fluent in the English language

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.

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