Structural Engineer/Project Manager - Duluth MN and Minneapolis, MN
Foster client relationships through delivery of structural services to architects, contractors, institutions and industries. This position requires application of independent engineering judgment and self-directed efforts to successfully complete projects as assigned, and foster on-going relationships with existing and new clients. This position also requires the candidate to provide leadership and direct oversight of engineering staff.
Essential Functions of the Job:
Familiarity and experience with structural systems, components, analysis and codes. Ability to work interactively with clients to develop solutions and contract documents.
Quickly develop schematic concepts for client scoping approval, estimate engineering efforts, and communicate the strategy to all relevant parties.
Direct team members in the preparations of plans and other construction documents.
Perform site observations and inspection of construction projects.
Prepare reports and oral presentations for both internal and client use.
Perform other related functions as assigned or apparent.
Manage budget and deadlines to client satisfaction.
Work within multi-disciplinary teams with varying roles ranging from project lead to support.
Required Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge of fundamental structural engineering principles and practices applied to project design and construction.
Ability to work in multiple roles in highly dynamic team environment.
Ability to plan and direct the work of EIT’s, engineering technicians and other staff.
Ability to make engineering calculations, estimates and designs.
Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications.
Ability to make reports of on-site inspections and observations.
Ability to effectively and respectfully communicate and interact with other employees, supervisors, individuals from other organizations, and clients.
Experience with AutoCAD/Revit and Microsoft Office
Experience: Six+ years post-graduate experience in an engineering environment. Undergraduate experience in construction or engineering-related activity preferred.
Job Requirements: Must have a valid drivers license and a clean driving record.
Additional Salary Information: Krech Ojard offers an attractive benefit package and competitive salary based upon experience.
Krech Ojard & Associates Inc. is a
progressive firm offering professional, high
quality engineering and architectural design
services for private clients, commercial,
industrial, and governmental agencies.
Our talented and experienced staff
provides superior skills and services to
accommodate the needs of our clients.
The multi-disciplinary nature of our firm
allows for project collaborat...ion and a
“team” approach from our numerous
fields, which ensures a seamless,
With outstanding client service and the
ability to specialize on unique projects
or serve as the lead firm on large
projects, Krech Ojard has quickly
become one of the region’s most distinguished
Krech Ojard’s main office is based out of
Duluth, Minnesota. Our regional offices
in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Eau Claire,
and Superior, Wisconsin provide additional
geographic coverage that benefits our
clients by providing the resources and hands on
presence essential to make a project
Our team offers additional geographic
coverage that benefits our clients by
providing the additional resources and
hands-on presence essential to make a
Krech Ojard features architects with
extensive experience in projects ranging
from universities and commercial properties
to industrial facilities. Krech Ojard’s
engineers specialize in structural, civil,
marine, mechanical, and rail disciplines.
Krech Ojard’s versatility in the marketplace
has allowed us to grow and expand our
field of experience, putting us at the forefront
of technology and knowledge of the
construction process. This capability translates
to your project being completed successfully,
on time, and within budget.
Our firm was founded on the tenets of
providing exceptional service, design,
and technical expertise, which has
yielded a legacy of enduring
relationships with clients. We continue
to be dedicated to this philosophy and
to our clients, as we expand and
enhance our services into the future.
From master planning and underwater
inspections to the final interior design
touch, Krech Ojard has the capability
and motivation to handle any project.