Jul 25, 2019

Structural Forensic Engineer (Part-Time) Office Location Flexible Location

  • Enercon Services, Inc.
  • Remote (flexible location)
Part-Time Construction Design Engineering Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

ENERCON is seeking a part time Structural Forensic Engineer who will be a Licensed Professional Engineer (civil or structural), responsible for overseeing a wide variety of tasks, including but not limited to field inspections and written reports for residential and commercial property damage claims and forensic investigations involving construction defect claims. More specific details are described below.

 The key responsibilities of the position include:

  • Provide investigation and review for multiple projects; provide detailed investigative reports and findings to senior management and clients, primarily law firms and insurance companies. Client satisfaction is essential.
  • Effective management of all assigned tasks; meeting budget and delivery time frames; ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Ensuring that assignments are executed with technical proficiency, accuracy, and professionalism.
  • Single day and occasional overnight travel to assignments in region and provide multiple day support to other regions in the event of a natural disaster.
  • Developing technical specialization and expertise that benefits the company and broadens our service offerings.
  • Professional development, continuing education, and advancement of credentials. Individuals should have independent initiatives as well as company – sponsored development goals.
  • Make employee safety a priority both in-house and on-site, in accordance with corporate policy.
  • Other tasks as assigned by Senior Management.

 As a qualified candidate, you will have the above experience and meet the below requirements:

  • Proficient with building envelope requirements for commercial and residential building structures.
  • Previous experience in the design of residential structures or experience with residential property damage claim investigations.
  • Previous experience in supporting litigation matters.
  • Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with co-workers, clients and subcontractors.
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (with emphasis in structures) required.
  • Master’s degree or PhD in structural engineering or related field is a plus.
  • Prefer a minimum of 5 to 7 years of progressively responsible experience in design and construction related activities of residential and commercial structures or design and inspection of residential and commercial structures

Knowledge & Skills

  • Strong knowledge of the residential (IRC), commercial (IBC) and existing (IEBC) I-codes.
  • Understanding of residential wood framing.
  • Understanding of building envelope requirements.
  • Must be able to perform complex tasks and handle multiple priorities and can perform exceptionally under high stress conditions.
  • Knowledge of computer operations and standard software packages (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe) required.
  • Professional Registration (PE in PA, NY, and NJ or ability to obtain within 6 months) required.
  • MathCAD not required but beneficial.  
  • Good driving record
  • Ability to travel 20%-25%; duration of travel may vary depending on project and client needs, ranging from a few days to a few weeks.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment and random drug and alcohol screenings; ENERCON and client specific background checks; and an annual motor vehicle record (MVR) according to company and client policies

Physical Requirement

We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.

Enercon Services, Inc. is a long-standing and well-respected engineering and technical services consulting company.  We provide premier services to companies in the energy, utility, and industrial sectors, as well as to governmental agencies across the U.S. and Internationally. 

ENERCON is fully owned by our employees and offers excellent benefits and career opportunities. To learn more about ENERCON, visit us at www.enercon.com.  ENERCON does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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