Engineer Team Leader
Newark, DE 
Posted 9 days ago
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Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,800 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #60 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

Position summary: Position is for the initial team leader of a yet to be created new structural engineering team within the overall engineering firm. Position will require the development of future staff as workload grows. Ability to work with multidiscipline design teams and serve as structural project manager from initial proposal effort to design and construction administration. Responsible of development of structural design team to meet the growing need of the group including engineering and the production of construction documents. Responsible for engineering design using knowledge of general engineering principles and practices to interpret, organize, execute and coordinate assignments.

Essential functions and responsibilities

  • Work within a multidiscipline design team and perform the structural engineering efforts to support the team.
  • Supervision and support of structural engineering staff
  • Assist in Business development and proposal efforts for both in house and out of house clients.
  • Perform structural framing layout, design computations and supporting structural detailing for the development of deliverables such as reports and construction documents.
  • Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects
  • Develop construction documents using Revit software
  • Design projects in accordance with client specifications and guidelines, using design software and drawing tools
  • Develop construction cost estimates
  • Assist in the preparation of engineering documents for advertisement and construction
  • Coordinate with internal and external team members to ensure project completion by the defined deadline and established quality

Nonessential functions and responsibilities

  • Perform other related duties as assigned
Required Skills
  • Proficient in discipline specific design codes, references and software for structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and timber.
  • Proficient in Revit
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
Required Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field from ABET accredited engineering program
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience
  • Professional Engineering License

Preferred Experience

  • Related experience in design and production of construction documents for structural systems
  • Experience working with local clients at the county and state level as well as private clients

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 25 lbs) may be required as needed.

Job Competencies

  • Attention-to-detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Job Proficiency
  • Planning and Organizing/Time Management

Managerial Competencies if Applicable

  • Quality Service
  • Safety
  • Building Relationships & Teamwork
  • Integrity & Ethics
  • Managerial Competencies

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Job Location
Newark, Delaware, United States
Position Type


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
15+ years
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