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R&D Structural Engineer - Melrose Park, IL

Department: Engineering
Job Description:

We are currently recruiting for a qualified Structural Engineer to join our Engineering Department at our US Corporate office in Melrose Park, IL.

This position corresponds to a specialist in the analysis and design of steel storage rack systems, with the following duties:

- Perform structural analysis and design to meet customer specifications and a variety of codes.

- Create bills of material for proposals and orders.

- Supervise the preparation of fabrication and installation drawings.

- Interact extensively with external consultants, customers, distributors, installation contractors, project and site managers, plant and sales personnel.

- Analyze and present to Executive Management new product proposals along with competitive evaluation in close collaboration with the Engineering Department Headquarters in Spain.

- Ensure that product designs meets all applicable industry codes and specification.

- Develop and implement ideas of continuous improvement of engineering procedures, designs and services.

- Travel occasionally in furtherance of duties

Minimum requirements:

- Master's Degree in Structural Engineering.

- Registered PE or SE license preferred.

- At least 2 years of related job experience.

- Strong knowledge of structural engineering principles.

- Advanced user of AISI Design codes..

- Experience in R&D activities related to Structures preferred: testing protocols, new calculation methods, seismic design.

- Knowledge of  Mathcad, and finite element Tools.

- Ability to travel.

- Spanish language knowledge preferred.

- Excel VBA programming knowledge preferred.

We offer:

- Salary commensurate with knowledge, skills, and experience.

- Excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance; Life/Disability coverage, 401(k) plan with a company match, Paid Time Off, and paid holidays.

-  The opportunity to work for a growing company and market leader.

-  Continuous training in our storage solutions.

Job Classification:

Full time, exempt.