Job ID: 2018-9540 Type: Full-Time # of Openings: 1 Category: Engineering Princeton University
The Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), a world-renowned fusion energy research center under contract with the U.S. Department of Energy, has the following opening. PPPL is seeking the services of a Structural Engineer with broad experience in design and operational solutions to typical problems faced in a Research Laboratory or Commercial facility of structural support, rigging and documentation of design issues. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a BS (advanced degree preferred) with 7 to 10 years of experience working in a laboratory or facility type environment.
Position will be a Princeton Technical Representative, responsible for ensuring contractors perform construction according to contract documents and to quality standards.
Superior communication skills, both written and oral are essential, must be self-motivated and have a proactive approach to solving programs, excellent computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office suite and AutoCAD. A valid driver license is required.
Knowledge of Department of Energy, and General Service Administration (GSA) regulations or similar is desired.
The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a BSME (advanced degree preferred) with a minimum of 7 years of experience working with structural projects.
PE registration is required.
Membership in professional engineering organization recommended.
Knowledge of Revit/CAD systems a plus.
The successful candidate should have the ability to lift 50 pounds, have the ability to work in confined spaces and from elevated platforms, scaffolding and ladders.
Routine exposure to support- service areas including boiler plants, mechanical spaces and areas where building infrastructure and operating systems as contained both inside and outdoors. At times, the examination of these spaces requires bending, stooping, and climbing around moderate system components, use of ladders and devices to access systems and work at heights.
Princeton University 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
Internal Number: 108235497
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