Structural Engineer – Facade - Plano
What's the role?
This position provides support to field personnel via development of structural calculations and CAD drawings:
1.) to create original designs
2.) convert competitive designs and specifications to pro-Hilti designs and
3.) provide technical answers to questions related to the Hilti Anchor Channel (HAC)portfolio.
All done in order to facilitate HAC sales in helping to achieve planned sales growth.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
Support field personnel via structural calculations and CAD drawings; prepare project estimates, assemble Bill Of Materials (BOMs) for HAC, and work with other key teams within corporate (Logistics, Materials Management, Marketing, etc.) to achieve project success; field visits to key jobs, customers, and specifiers
Maintain the accuracy and integrity of published technical documentation
Investigate new applications for products by gathering information and coordinating testing and analysis
Additional duties as assigned
What do we offer?
We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of responsibility from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities domestically and internationally.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with little or no construction experience. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.
What you need is:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required – Civil (Structural Option) Engineering discipline preferred
1-2 years experienced desired
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) Certificate required
Working knowledge of AutoCAD
Working knowledge of structural analysis programs (i.e. RISA, Mathcad, STAAD) preferred
Aptitude to read and understand blueprints, construction specifications, and documents required
Working knowledge of HAC portfolio or competitive cast-in anchor channel systems preferred
Ability to communicate effectively with engineers, architects, contractors, and Hilti personnel through verbal and written response required
Ability to effectively use Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required
Ability to organize and utilize large amounts of reference information both in hardcopy and electronic files required
Ability to identify, analyze, and solve technical problems required
Ability to function effectively on teams required
*Preferably, internal candidates will have been in current role for at least 18-24 months