Structural Engineer – Mt. Joy, PA; Warfordsburg, PA

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Structural Engineer

Mellott specializes in engineering design and fabrication of steel structures and conveyor systems for aggregate processing plants.

Job Scope:

Coordination of design and drafting activities to bring project from concept to finished product. Proficiency with CAD, structural analysis software and Microsoft Office applications will greatly assist in performing this job properly.

Essential Duties:

Structural design of concrete foundations, steel structures and conveyor systems
Prevent safety issues with Southern Machinery Company equipment though design
Mechanical design of drive/equipment systems
Function as a designer as needed
Ability to perform all detailer duties
Verify the work of detailers for accuracy
Working within project budgets
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Proficiency with engineering related software ( i.e. RISA, ACAD, Autodesk Inventor)
Previous experience with ERP system is a plus
Demonstrated ability and knowledge of geometry and trigonometry
Display great attention to detail
Knowledge of engineering and building codes
Understanding of all aspects of aggregate plant

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Civil, Structural, or Mining Engineering

Experience Requirements:

At least three years of relevant experience

Physical Requirements:

Individual must be prepared for:

Reaching – 10% of shift

Bending – 5% of shift

Pushing – 5% of shift

Pulling – 5% of shift

Climbing – 0% of shift

Sitting – 65% of shift

Overhead work – 0% of shift

Standing – 35% of shift

Walking – 35% of shift

Lifting up to 40 pounds – 5% of shift

Employee must perform essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. The company will provide reasonable accommodation to a qualified individual with a disability, as defined by the ADA, who has made the company aware of his or her disability, provided that such accommodation does not constitute an undue hardship on the company.

Other Requirements:

Pass a pre-employment drug screen and pre-employment physical

Work Environment:

Work usually takes place in a climate controlled office. The volume in the office is usually quiet. Work may require fabrication shop visits. Personal protective equipment, such as safety glasses, ear plugs/muffs, and steel toe boots, are required in the fabrication shop.

Career Ladder:

This position could lead to advancement to “Chief Engineer.”

Promote a Healthy and Safe Culture

Empower employees to make the workplace safe

Establish employee ownership for safe behavior and awareness

Plan safety into all tasks

Learn from unsafe experiences to prevent future accidents

Performance Standards:

The criteria for evaluation in this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

Successful development and timely completion of individual and divisional annual objectives
Accomplishment of professional development goals as established in the employee performance evaluation
Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills in building and maintaining levels of trust and respect
Satisfactory annual evaluation by supervisor

Note: Mellott reserves the right to change or reassign job duties, or combine positions at any time with or without notice to the employee.

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