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Structural Technologist

Office Location: USA - KS-Kansas City, USA - KS-Manhattan
Job Code: 493
# of openings: 1

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Description

Alfred Benesch & Company (Benesch) is a multi-disciplined engineering and environmental services firm. Benesch is consistently ranked among the top 500 consulting engineering firms in the United States by Engineering News-Record. We are looking to hire a Structural Technologist with an education or background in CAD drafting. This position will support transportation engineering projects for our Kansas Division and be based in the Kansas City, KS office. Ideal candidates have one to three years of structural drafting experience. Knowledge of CAD platforms and Microstation is preferred. 

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Draft and create construction documents primarily utilizing Microstation

  • Develop preliminary/conceptual plans of proposed work in the form of maps, photos, sketches, Microstation/CAD drawings or written explanation

  • Coordinate drafting and design with Project Engineers

  • Coordinate design and layout with applicable code requirements

  • Gather quantities and perform estimations of project construction costs

  • Develop and draw design details, plans, sections and notes independently and from verbal or written direction

  • Record and organization of progress files, email correspondence, design alterations and project status

  • Print, plot, and scan of various project plans and draw data  

  • Perform occasional field work or site reconnaissance, sometimes requiring out-of-town travel 

 

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in Computer Aided Drafting or related technical area required

  • Strong knowledge and proficiency (or ability to gain this knowledge) in appropriate software: CAD platforms, MicroStation V8i, and Microsoft Office Suite

  • Experience with structural plan layout and detailing of bridges a plus, but not necessary

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with ability to communicate and deliver in a fast-paced team environment

  • Strong attention to detail, organization, and collaboration skills are key

  • General understanding of engineering principles and practices

  • General understanding of project scheduling and deadlines

 

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents: 

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement





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Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

EEO Information


For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement


Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

If you are limited in your ability or are unable to access Benesch's Careers website due to a physical disability or other impairment, you may request a reasonable accommodation by emailing jmelidis@benesch.com. This option is only available to those in need of an accommodation due to a disability or other impairment. Please do not use this as an alternative method for general inquiries or status on applications as you will not receive a response. Reasonable requests will be responded to as soon as possible on a case-by-case basis.