Forensic Civil/Structural Engineer
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
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Conduct field investigations and analyze failures involving all types of structures and construction problems including residential, commercial and industrial properties
Determine of the cause, origin, and extent of structural failures, water intrusions, construction defects and building system failures including envelope, roof, wall and glazing
Assignments may include foundation settlement investigations, structural assessments, site evaluations, sub-surface investigations, vibration analysis, construction site accidents and building egress accident evaluations
Analyze failures in buildings and other infrastructure systems by conducting site visits and applying engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards
Conduct unbiased investigations for various types of clients
Responsible for retention and development of client relations
Prepare oral and written reports in laymans terms that document causes of failure, extent of loss, and recommended remediation.
Deliver professional presentations, develop client relationships and promote self to client groups.
Ability to support conclusions by appropriate expert testimony in legal proceedings.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Minimum of B.S. in Civil or Structural Engineering
Minimum of five (5) years of civil/structural experience
P. E. (Professional Engineer) registration required through testing
Must possess strong writing skills
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Public speaking experience a plus
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to climb ladders and inspect roofs
Ability to maneuver in and around buildings and in confined spaces
Ability to drive to site locations
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