Principal Structural Engineer - Water / Flood Resiliency

  • Job type

  • Location

    New York City
  • Profession

  • Industry

  • Pay

    $150,000 - $170,000

Principal Structural Engineer to lead flood resiliency design and technical review for a National Practice

Are you an experienced Principal Structural Engineer looking for a new opportunity in the field of flood resiliency design? Hays Engineering, a trusted recruitment partner, is currently seeking a talented individual to join a Nationally recognized Water Practice Group.

  • Lead and oversee flood control projects, utilizing your expertise in structural engineering and flood control infrastructure design.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior engineers, assisting them in preparing structural design calculations, documentation reports, and engineering plans.
  • Perform quality assurance and quality control reviews of structural plans, specifications, and calculations.
  • Contribute to project pursuits, including proposal development and preliminary structural engineering design activities.
  • Collaborate with a variety of engineering disciplines, project staff, clients, and subcontractors throughout the project life cycle.
  • Ensure adherence to company practices and safety standards.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a closely related discipline.
  • Minimum of 15 years of relevant experience.
  • Professional Engineering (P.E.) license.
  • Technical Design experience with a variety of Flood / Water Resiliency solutions including T and L-type concrete floodwalls, combi wall, roadway access gates, hydraulic closure structures, vertical lift gates, Tainter gates and sluice gates, stormwater/drainage pump stations, outfall structures, retaining walls, small scale control buildings, shallow and deep foundations (piles, drilled shafts) etc.

Key Skills and Abilities:
  • Proficiency in structural design, including steel, concrete, and FRP.
  • Familiarity with Bentley MicroStation Suite, AutoCAD, Revit, STAAD Pro, and Mathcad.
  • Experience in preparing and reviewing project drawings, specifications, schedules, and cost estimates.
  • Knowledge of collaborative environments such as Bentley ProjectWise and Autodesk BIM360.
  • Familiarity with USACE Specs Intact, engineering manuals, and unified guide specs.
  • Strong project/task management skills.
  • USACE civil works design experience.
  • Excellent understanding of building codes, FEMA guidance, USACE engineering manuals, and technical guidance documents.
  • Clear and effective communication skills, both oral and written.
  • A competitive salary in the range of $150,000 - $170,000 plus leading industry benefits and performance bonuses negotiable based on experience.

With a significant pipeline of projects, this is a great time to become part of this prestigious Water Management team. This confidential opportunity allows you to contribute to flood resiliency projects that make a real difference in people's lives. Apply now! #1150632

Talk to Jenni Scott, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in New York City, 16th Floor, 200 West 41st StTelephone347 699 8053