Posted on: May 16, 2022
Alpine is seeking a Structural Engineer to join our growing
Alpine, an ITW company, is a leading provider of building component
software, equipment, and the industry's best service to truss
manufacturers.--- Partnering with our customers, we help to improve
their businesses and make them more productive.--- We are also a
leader in delivering software solutions to homebuilders to increase
productivity and profitability.---
ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive
salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help
employees care for themselves, their families, and their
Provide customers with truss designs that are both economically
feasible and structurally sound using design aids and experienced
engineering judgment. Independently evaluates, selects, and applies
engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using engineering
judgment to make appropriate adaptations and modifications to truss
designs. Assignments require the investigation and analysis of
multiple truss variables to determine the most appropriate
engineering design. Provide support and technical input for
Alpine's engineering software development.
- P.E. Certification preferred, not required
- Create complex engineering drawings for both truss components
and overall truss systems. Perform truss designs and frame analyses
with complex repairs of designs with the aid of computerized,
proprietary truss analysis and design software, provided a
re-evaluation of the entire structural system is not needed, while
meeting deadlines for turn-around time of design.
- Utilize information taken from documents, verbal instructions,
or from the framing layout plans submitted by the customer and
apply engineering principles to daily design work with specific
proficiency in statics and strength of materials. Reviews,
corrects, and completes all customer-generated designs, according
to design specifications and appropriate engineering principles.
Correctly applies general engineering notes as required.
- Provides technical consultation services to customers for
innovative design solutions to resolve problems and answer
questions such as design improvements, calculation of special
loads, assist with plan takeoffs to determine best structural and
most economical wood or steel truss system, as needed.
- Perform field inspections and on-site investigations by
evaluating and analyzing the structure to accurately assess repair
requests, determine possible reasons for below standard truss
performance or failure, or other structural concerns related to the
- Reviews drawings created by entry level Engineers and
Designer/Drafter for completeness and technical accuracy prior to
sending to customers. Assist with training of entry level engineers
and designer/drafters to ensure consistency and accuracy within
Alpine's design process.
- Provide high quality customer service to all internal and
- Provide engineering expertise and engineering improvements to
the software development team.
BS in Civil Engineering, or related discipline where statics,
strength of materials, structural analysis and structural design
are core requirements, or a combination of specialized academic
training and experience which equates with a B.S. degree. Minimum
of 5 years related engineering experience. P.E. Certification
preferred, not required.
3 years' experience with drafting techniques and presentation of
truss designs. Knowledgeable of truss terms and technical
engineering terms and their use.
Able to apply engineering principles to daily design work with
specific proficiency in statics and strength of materials.
3 years' experience with plating methods, light gauge steel
connection methods, general engineering notes and their
application, and design manuals and span tables.
Able to read and interpret roof layouts and blueprints, creating
complex truss takeoffs from these and determining structurally
sound and cost-effective truss configurations. Proficiency in plan
takeoffs and determination of the best structural solutions and
most economical systems.
Fully knowledgeable of design policies and applicable design
standards and building codes.
Proficient in MS Office software.
Excellent communication and documentation skills with the ability
to work independently and in teams.
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qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
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