Talascend is currently seeking a Design Engineer for a direct hire opportunity with our client located in Bossier City, LA.
Design Engineer is responsible for the interpretation of customer specifications, creating optimum design of structures and their components, and providing technical information to other departments.
Responsible for the interpretation of customer specifications, developing design proposal of structures, processing orders by using the company’s approved related design procedures and computer software, supporting CAD drawing preparation and collaborating with manufacturing on processes and procurement.
Communications with customers, which may include customer contact by phone, letter, fax, email and in person, are required.
For training purposes, the Design Engineer I may perform more complex structural analysis and design to develop higher engineering knowledge and abilities.
Design Engineer I will attend different meetings (technical, pre-bid meeting, conference calls, trainings, safety, STS Quarterly All Call Meetings, etc…)
Other duties as assigned.
B.S. in Civil Engineering with emphasis on Structural Engineering.
2-4 years of experience in structural design and analysis of electrical transmission steel pole structures and their components is preferred.
Ability to perform structural analysis and design of transmission and substation structures and their components.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS & WORKING CONDITIONS:
Demonstrated ability to work with frequent interruptions in work flow and constantly changing priorities.
Must be able to remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time with the ability to move throughout the office or outside manufacturing plant as needed.
Must be able to perform physical activities that require use of fingers, hands and arms, such as sitting, typing, using office equipment and reaching.
Some additional physical activities may require walking, stooping, bending, twisting and handling of materials.
Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.
Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Background Check and Drug Screen may be required.
Talascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.