LDC, Inc. (Land Development Consultants) is a Commercial - Infrastructure - Residential civil engineering, structural engineering, land surveying, and land use planning consulting company. LDC considers clients' needs its top priority. At LDC, quality is our passion.
The Structural Engineering Manager at LDC oversees all structural engineering projects and is responsible for managing structural engineering staff. The lead is tasked with marketing the department and developing productive business relationships with clients. The department lead is responsible for ensuring projects are completed to LDC’s standards of quality and efficiency with the goal of exceeding clients’ expectations.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with LDC management in developing marketing plans
Set expectations and delegate roles and responsibilities within the department
Foster a healthy collaborative working environment for structural staff
Manage all structural work
Provide project management support to other departments
Create proposals and establish timelines
Coordinate all work with CAD Technicians, Planners, Project Engineers, and firm Management as required
Act as primary contact for structural engineering clients
Offer expertise to provide clients with cost-effective, constructible solutions
Act as lead structural engineer with new clients
Attend and participate in meetings and teleconference calls
Complete QA/QC reviews of staffs work before releasing
Review proposed plans, specifications and details for code compliance and feasibility
Develop or improve standards and details
Ensure utilization of technology to optimize efficiency
Provide technical guidance to staff of other departments to achieve design goals
Remain well informed as to law and code changes
Maintain professional certifications
Acquire additional professional certifications as deemed necessary
Design or analyze structures including buildings, towers, foundations, etc. using governing codes, standards, engineering formulae, skills and experience
Perform analysis of existing structures
Perform schematic and conceptual layouts of building sites
Perform code research as required
Perform field activities such as observation and recording of existing field conditions
Organize, draft and coordinate technical documents
Skills and Specifications
Represent LDC in a responsible manner.
Possess the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Possess excellent command of verbal and written communications.
High-level proficiency in computer software program related activities.
Self-motivated, hardworking, highly ethical, and dependable.
Possess excellent rapport with management and co-workers, positive can-do attitude, excellent customer service, and people skills.
Have the ability to handle a heavy workload in a fast-paced environment.
Detail-oriented, organized, multi-tasking and good follow-through skills.
Stress management and time management skills.
Ability to work with engineering staff on all levels and interact and meet with clients.
Ability to work efficiently on both large and small scale projects.
Solution-oriented problem solving abilities.
RISA 3D software.
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Education, Experience, Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Structural Engineering with a focus in structures
8-10 years minimum structural engineering design experience
Construction field experience
Washington State SE license required. Multi-state preferred.
About LDC, Inc.
LDC is a civil engineering, structural engineering, land surveying, planning, and project management consulting firm located in Woodinville, Washington. We are currently licensed in seven states: Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Alaska, Nevada, and North Dakota. At LDC, quality is our passion. We operate with a high level of efficiency while continually developing innovative solutions. LDC considers its clients’ needs the top priority. We not only meet but exceed our clients’ expectations for every project, large or small. With a staff of over 25, we have the capacity to meet our clients’ needs on any size project. Regarding design concepts and planning support, LDC continues to exemplify "engineering ABOVE the standard."