We are looking for an experienced Structure Design Engineer to work on GL International major projects in Kabul Afghanistan.
To take on a key role within the sector/discipline, providing leadership, technical advice and leading by example where appropriate
To manage projects (or components of projects) meeting budgetary, Drawing and Design and timeframe targets, while exceeding client expectations
To promote and market all facets of GL INTERNATIONAL CO services during interfaces with clients, other sectors/disciplines and externally at seminars and conferences
To assist in the technical development of staff, coaching and mentoring on technical issues.
The main duties of the Structure Design Engineer include, but are not limited to:
Communicating with team members to ensure that they understand, and become engaged with, sector/discipline business plans.
Proactively managing 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 (in collaboration with other design disciplines), quality assurance and client feedback
Liaising with the Project Manager or Director and the client to keep informed of all developments, changes/modifications associated with the project
With excellent experience engineering calculations, engineering plans, design, and layout, project specifications, preparation of project Drawing and Design, proposals and portion of project cost estimates
Identifying opportunities and driving implementation of re-engineering strategies to maximize the profitability of design components
Gaining a good understanding of the background of the client’s business and industry to facilitate building effective and enduring relationships and consolidating both company and personal credibility in the industry
Providing leadership, direction, and technical advice to project team members, taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential, leading by example to achieve sector/divisional goals and championing a quality, innovative and entrepreneurial culture
Being familiar with, and compliant with, relevant U.S Army Corps of Engineers regulations
Providing reassurance, confidence and a sense of direction to both client and project team members
Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your Director or GL INTERNATIONAL.
Design of building Structure as of accepted national and International Codes
Design and Analysis of RCC Building and Steel Structure
Preparation of design analysis for the Buildings and Structure
Preparation of Drawings as required for construction, erection, maintenance or implementation
Draft and preparation of project report as related to structural analysis
Preparation of materials specification, as used in the design of structure and analysis
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Structural Engineering or other relevant fields with 10 Years of Experience or Master Degree with 5 Years of Experience
2-5 years of relevant experience in the design of Reinforced Concrete Building and Steel Building using Contemporary Software as well as hand calculations
Priority will be given to the designers who have experience with USACE Project in Afghanistan
Excellent knowledge and experience in practicing the following codes are required
ACI - 318 Building Code Requirement for Structure (American Concrete Institute)
ASCE-7 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures, (American Society of Civil Engineering)
IBC (International Building Code)
AISC (American Institute of Steel Construction)
Knowledge of the following codes are advantages
ACI 530/ASCE 5/TMS 402, Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures
ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) as necessary for testing materials.
Good knowledge and experience of Auto CAD, and Structure Design and Analysis Software, preferably SAP-200, ETABS, and SAFE or other equivalent Software, are required
Knowledge and skill of Revit-Structure will be a distinct advantage
Proficiency in English and Afghanistan official Languages