Impact People Strategies have been retained by one of the leading US sea ports, our client is part of a global network which spans a number of continents. They are driving forward their growth and part of this drive requires the hire of an expert in Crane Structural Engineering.
Purpose: Provide structural and foundation design, technical analysis, and /or resolution of engineering problems in a marine terminal environment. Insure that existing specialized container handling equipment is adequately designed and certified for operations in accordance with applicable design standards and codes and suitable to meet the needs of container terminal operations. Support the engineering needs of the marine terminal facility through structural inspections of the wharf system, cargo handling equipment, buildings and various other structures and provide project management support for construction and maintenance / repair activities.
Analyze structural and mechanical failures of equipment and infrastructure and develop programs for appropriate corrective
Perform scheduled and periodic structural / mechanical inspections of container handling equipment.
Support programs for annual and quadrennial certification of container handling equipment.
Development of designs for the improvement of existing terminal equipment and facilities considering operating performance and
Assist with the development of mechanical and structural technical specifications for new equipment
Assist with manufacturing inspections for new container handling equipment
Prepare structural and foundations designs and specifications for terminal
Prepare, schedule, coordinate and monitor assigned engineering
Investigate and provide recommendations for structural repairs and
Essential Qualifications and Skills
BS or MS degree in Engineering
Professional License preferred but not required
Must be able to obtain Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
8+ years of experience in civil or structural engineering with at least 5 years hands-on field project management experience
Experience with mechanical engineering principles, codes, best practices and
Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards associated with the operation of heavy equipment in an industrial and or marine terminal environment
Industrial weld inspection or weld inspection supervision skills and experience
Project management and onsite project supervision skills
Advanced MS Office skills including Excel, Word and Project
Technical report writing and presentation skills
Proficiency in 2D/3D Computer Aided Design Systems, and structural analysis packages (Autodesk products are preferred, but not required)
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: An excellent package awaits the successful individual and will be commensurate with the experience & skills that you bring.