Schnabel is an employee-owned, professional consulting firm that focuses on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in dam, geotechnical, geostructural, and tunnel engineering. Schnabel's high standards for quality, business ethics, and concern for the communities they live in and support, are a vital part of who they are and what they offer. Founded in 1956, Schnabel has experienced tremendous success and growth through its dedication to excellence in client service, high quality, and value-added solutions. Schnabel is an ENR Top 500 Design Firm and Top 10 Dams and Reservoirs Design Firm with 330 employees in 19 offices throughout the United States and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.
Recognized by CE News as one of the Best Engineering Firms to Work for, Schnabel provides employees with a competitive benefits package, including health, dental, life and disability. Engagement in Schnabel's wellness program offers incentives for employees to pursue a healthy lifestyle, and the firm rewards employees through its Employee Stock Ownership Plan.
Are you looking for interesting and meaningful work, a fun and flexible atmosphere, and opportunities to learn, grow, and excel? If so, then welcome to Schnabel! We approach problems with creativity and innovation. Schnabel Engineering South, PC is seeking a Staff Engineer to support our growing business. We are looking for a motivated candidate with attention to detail, a passion to continue to develop as a professional, and a desire to be part of and help support a strong team. The emphasis for this position is broadening practical knowledge and experience as well as applying professional principles to real problems under the supervision of senior engineering personnel. Most projects are related to the evaluation, design and construction of earth and concrete dams.
Performing engineering calculations
Preparation of reports, plans and specifications
Construction observation and materials testing
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four year university program
Strong oral and written communications skills
Experience with computer aided structural analysis and finite element analysis
Entry-level applicants and those with up to 36 months of experience will be considered for this position
Prior professional work or summer intern work in a related field is desirable successful completion of the
E.I./E.I.T. is beneficial
Prior experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D
Willingness to travel and work in the field is also advantageous
Ability to pass a background check which may include criminal history, motor vehicle record, and credit check
Ability to pass a pre-employment employment drug screening
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability