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International Structural Engineer

B.L. Harbert International is looking for a Structural Engineer for a large multi-year project in Beirut, Lebanon. The Structural Engineer will be responsible for coordination with the prime structural subcontractor. Candidate will be the liaison between the subcontractor and the Project Management team. This role is responsible for overseeing the proper implementation of the structural phase of construction, and to help identify potential issues and concerns with the structural design early to avoid delays and identify potential changes.

 

Duties:

  • Coordinate with structural concrete subcontractor
  • Oversee preparation of subcontractor’s reinforcing steel shop drawings to insure they are prepared properly in accordance with ACI standards and contract requirements and kept on schedule
  • Oversee subcontractor’s formwork designs to insure they are prepared in accordance with contract requirement are well thought out and done so in coordination with the project schedule
  • Assist Project Management in evaluations of subcontractor’s piling systems, submittals and potential design and production issues such as unforeseen subsurface conditions
  • Oversee subcontractor’s permanent and temporary earth retention systems design in terms of contract compliance, cost, constructability and schedule
  • Coordinate with Project Engineering and Subcontractor to insure that all Embeds for Misc. Metals, FE/BR Embeds and MEP block-outs and sleeves are fully incorporated into the Subcontractors reinforcing steel and formwork shop drawing designs
  • Collaborate with other department superintendents and the Project Manager on all work operations and details
  • Proactively identify, address and communicate all changes to field supervisors
  • Other duties as assigned
Location City
Beirut
Country
Lebanon
Requirements
  • Willing to travel abroad on assignments in the vicinity of site for 2-4 years
  • 7+ years’ experience
Preferences

Preferences:

  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering
  • Extensive knowledge of construction means and methods related to concrete structures including reinforcing steel, complex formwork systems. Experience in highly technical concrete structures and formwork systems.
  • Experience working with or on Department of Defense or Department of State projects
  • Experience with Modeling Design Software such as REVIT or TEKLA
  • Proficiency in MS Office
Job Group
int