Structural Engineering Manager

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NTH Consultants, Ltd.
MI, United States

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Structural Engineering Manager


Northville, MI 

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Who we are

NTH Consultants, Ltd. (NTH) has been providing professional engineering consulting services to the energy, community development, industry, transportation, and water markets since 1968. From a small, Detroit-based, geotechnical engineering firm, our company has grown into to a nationally recognized, full service infrastructure and environmental consulting firm, providing a wide range of services in civil design, geotechnical engineering, environmental engineering, and facilities engineering. Those who join our team will see first-hand the impact they have on the environment, public infrastructure, renewable energy, and community development efforts through exciting, high-profile, and challenging projects. Every day, our staff solves problems and overcomes challenges that make an immediate difference to our clients and the people they serve.
A day in the life of a Structural Engineering Manager at NTH
  • Leadership and management of NTH’s infrastructure design services, including business development, client, and project management, as well as staff recruitment / retention and growth.
  • Lead an operational team of 15+ engineers, technicians, and other professionals performing technical design of civil engineering projects.
  • Plan, design, and coordinate multi-disciplinary infrastructure design projects in both lead consultant and subconsultant roles.
  • Provide training and mentoring of staff.
  • Ensure engineering deliverables comply with relevant standards and codes.
  • Identify opportunities for internal process improvement.
  • Manage selected projects (or components of projects), taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, managing the production of analysis and design (including drawings and reports), ensuring the integrity of the overall design, quality assurance and client satisfaction.
What you need to apply
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering or related degree, from a 4-year accredited college or university.  Master’s degree preferred.
  • Professional registration required.
  • 15+ years of demonstrated experience in Civil Engineering design.
  • Experience in project planning, budgeting, delegating and management to ensure compliance with project requirements.
  • Bridge and/or roadway design experience a plus.
  • Perform QA/QC reviews on project deliverables.
  • Develop and maintain professional business relationships with targeted new clients.
  • Assist in developing business strategies and action plans for creating growth opportunities.
  • Work with Business Development staff to bring new clients / business opportunities to the firm.
  • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours, as necessary.
  • Strong organizational skills and high level of attention to detail.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance and be willing to travel to and conduct project related meetings at project sites as well as offices in Michigan.  
What you will enjoy (the perks!)
  • Become an employee owner with us: company contributions to a qualified retirement plan through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan.
  • We believe in work life balance: Flexible and hybrid work schedules available.  
  • Generous PTO package and paid holidays.
  • Participation in our total rewards program with competitive salaries, and low-cost health plans.
    • Cafeteria plan options for health, dental, vision plans, and a 401K plan with a company match.
  • Company paid employee assistance program for employees & families.
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Give back to the community through various volunteer events and fundraisers.
  • Tuition reimbursement for our long-life learners.
  • Professional development opportunities & paid professional memberships.
Why choose us?
In 2023, NTH has been named a National & Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Company.
As an employee-owned firm, we take our work seriously, but we know how to have fun. We promote a relaxed company culture that focuses on improving not only our staff members' professional life, but also their personal life. We regularly schedule company activities which support employee ownership, such as golf outings, off-site company holiday party, food trucks, book clubs, ESOP month Oktoberfest celebrations, and many more team building events. We also offer a robust engagement program that focuses on all aspects of wellness. Opportunities include regular challenges, educational presentations and health initiatives, impromptu activities such as group lunch walks, healthy snack days, after work bike outings, and more.   
Work Authorization
Must be authorized to work full-time in the U.S.A. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired are required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
AAP / EEO Statement
NTH Consultants, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.
NTH Consultants, Ltd. participates in E-Verify.