Entry Level Substation Structural Engineer
Posted on 9/14/2023
Wade Trim

501-1,000 employees

Civil engineering company
Company Overview
At Wade Trim, we are committed to maximizing the value of your infrastructure investment. For nearly a century, we’ve been solving complex engineering challenges to create stronger communities. Our work approach is customized to fit each client and project. We use a collaborative, friendly style – built on excellent communication before, during and after your project – to deliver solutions you can stand behind.
Taylor, MI, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Electrical Engineering
Architecture & Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
  • 0 to 3 years of related experience required
  • Completion of Part I of the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam preferred
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and Bluebeam Revu is preferred
  • Validate all designs by performing engineering calculations in accordance with governing industry code and client standards
  • Utilize finite element modeling and other engineering software to design complex, multi-legged and multi-use, deep foundations, validating all results with supplemental hand calculations
  • Perform hand calculations for designs that cannot or should not be done using software
  • Prepare construction drawings with the assistance of a designer/technician competent in the use of industry standard CADD software, and in accordance with client standards
  • Prepare fabrication level steel drawings and bill of materials
  • Prepare construction specifications and project documents, in accordance with both client and industry standards
  • Attend site visits as required
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals
  • Assist Project Managers as needed
  • Attend client, project and staff meetings including client progress, plan review, pre-construction, etc
  • Attend seminars and/or training classes
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Maintain a safe working environment