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Decatur, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, October 27, 2023

Structural Engineer I - Decatur, IL


IL - Illinois

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Job Description

Structural Engineer I - Decatur, IL
ADM Design Services
This is a full-time, exempt position.

Position Summary:
This is an entry level for professional work.  Performs assignments designed to develop professional engineering work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard  techniques and procedures.  Limited exercise of judgement is required on details of work and in making preliminary sections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.  Work is routine and instructions are usually detailed.  Reports to the Structural Departmental Manager.

Knows fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of Structural Engineering.

Directions Received:
Works under close supervision: receives specific and detailed instructions for required tasks and results expected.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs a variety of routine tasks, which provide experience and familiarity with engineering staff, methods, practices, and programs.

Some of the types of projects the engineer may work on are:

  • Design and analysis of heavy, multi-story Industrial Buildings (Structural Steel)
  • Equipment and building foundation analysis and design
  • Pipe bridge design
  • Equipment support design
  • Development of structural connection details (varies from typical to complex details)
  • New buildings and retrofit of buildings and or structures
  • Structural inspections and repairs (concrete & steel)
  • Pile and drilled shaft design
  • Storage tank design
  • Corrosion investigation
Responsibilities for the Directions of Others
  • Usually assumes no responsibility for direction of others
Job Requirements:
  • BS Degree (minimum), with a major in any of the following:
    • Structural Engineering
    • Civil Engineering with Structural Emphasis
    • Agriculture & Architecture with Structural Emphasis

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. 

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.  



About ADM:

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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

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