Requisition # 2018-8806 Department PPPL Engineering and Infrastrc Category Engineering Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
The Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory, a world-leading fusion energy research center under contract with the U. S. Department of Energy (DOE), invites applications for a Structural Engineer. Reporting to the Fabrication Group Leader, this position will provide technical support to the design, construction and inspection of wooden structures (stairs, platforms, etc), scaffolding, and the hoisting and rigging program. This position will also provide technical background for unusual structural qualifications, e.g. seismic treatment of experimental equipment.
Support the wooden structure program
Support the hoisting and rigging program
Carry out seismic and other structural analysis for experimental project
Check structural calculations performed by others
Resolve unusual structural problems
Support experimental projects, e.g. Nationl Spherical Torrus Experiment-Upgrade (NSTX-U)
Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering foundations, BSCE or BSME minimum, advanced degree preferred
Experience: Licensed Civil Engineer, PE preferred; at least 5 years since Master or 8 years since Bachelor.
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Standard Weekly Hours
Eligible for Overtime
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Princeton University/Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW
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