Forensic Structural Engineer

Company Info
Sdii Global Corporation
Tampa, FL, United States

Phone: 813-618-2865
Web Site: www.sdii-global.com

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Title:

Forensic Structural Engineer

Location:

Tampa, FL 

Salary:

$48,000.00

Job ID:

31373
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Job Description:

We are seeking Engineers to support our operations and catastrophe response efforts in Texas and Louisiana.

This position is temporary with the opportunity for full-time employment.


Job Description:
  • Conduct residential and commercial forensic investigations to analyze and determine the cause, origin, and extent of structural failures, water intrusions, roof damage, construction defects, and building system failures.
  • Conduct site inspections, documenting conditions, analyzing data, and drafting technical reports.
  • Investigate and assess damages due to catastrophes such as storm damage, hurricanes, and floods.
  • Research technical publications and literature in support of evaluations, and apply engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards.
  • Draft detailed reports outlining cause and origin of damage under the direction of the Engineer of Record (EOR).
  • Manage multiple projects and assume responsibility for project execution within timeframes.
  • Communicate with administrative staff and clients to provide timelines and project updates on a consistent basis.
  • Investigate and assess damages due to catastrophes such as storm damage, hurricanes, and Research technical publications and literature in support of evaluations, and apply engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards.
  • Manage multiple projects and assume responsibility for project execution within timeframes.
  • Must be able and willing to travel in response to both emergency and non-emergency losses across the nation
Experience/Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering required, Master’s degree preferred.
  • E.I.T. Certification REQUIRED
  • Two (2) years structural engineering experience and at least one (1) year of forensic engineering experience preferred.
  • Experience working with law firms and insurance companies is preferred.
  • Requires strong analytical and field inspection skills.
  • Must be available to travel more than 75% of the time.
Starting pay for Staff Engineer Position is $48,000 and will be assigned to the main office located in Tampa, Florida.  Extensive travel will be required that will be paid for by the company including daily per diem for meals.
SDII is an equal opportunity employer.