Location Arizona
Job-type Permanent
Salary $Competitive
Reference 18257
Category USA

Are you a Civil Structural Engineering professional looking to provide both technical expertise and people leadership? Acre is working with a market leader that has an incredible opportunity for you.

About the company

Over the last decade, renewable energy initiatives have quickly become a topic of global importance. This company is, and has been, at the forefront of that trend since 1990. They have been ahead of the game and continually pushed themselves to be the top player in their space: developing and delivering strategic solutions to address climate action from a diverse technology portfolio. This company creates connected technologies that drive large-scale renewable projects, command peak efficiency, and enrich lives with a motivated group of employees working toward a common purpose: a better and cleaner energy future.

Acre is working with this company to strengthen its engineering team. Apart from its technical expertise, this company is firmly committed to a more sustainable and equal world. Their company culture aims to promote diversity and provide a safe but challenging work environment for people from all walks of life.

The role: Civil Structural Engineering Manager

As a Civil Structural Engineering Manager, you'll have a highly visible role within the business leading the Civil Structural Engineering and Civil Drafting services for this company's global market. This involves managing a centralized team as well as functional oversight for engineers and drafters focused on specific markets as part of a matrix organization. You will be responsible for owning parts of the workflows in the Pre-Sales, Contract Prep and Post-Contract processes, focusing on detailed design work required to generate Issued For Construction deliverables.

In this role, you will:

  • Manage a team of Civil Structural Engineers responsible for:

    • Preparing final structural design and associated drawings and calculations packages

    • Developing the Project BOM and managing BOM changes over the construction phase

    • Serving as customer's primary technical point-of-contact for RFIs post-contract

  • Manage a team of Civil Drafters responsible for:

    • Preparing the preliminary site layouts and associated tracker product counts

    • Preparing project drawings, dimensioned details, and exhibits

    • Providing reports based on analysis of site topography

  • Develop expert-level technical knowledge of the company's product offering and their corresponding applications in the civil structural engineering field

  • Participate in standards organization to drive industry-level change on the civil engineering and structural code sectors

  • Own and advance structural engineering concepts and methodologies, working within the other engineering disciplines and thought leaders to ensure aggressive, defendable, and optimized designs are our first and last offer to our customer

  • Manage relationships with Professional Engineering firms in regions where the company operates

  • Collaborate closely with the Applications Engineering Manager and Foundation/Geotech Engineering Manager to ensure the company's full scope of technical services leads the market

  • Work with a geographically dispersed team to achieve industry-leading engineering services

  • Build strong technical relationships with customer engineering leadership

  • Review, edit and approve technical project requirements in RFPs related to structural engineering and code compliance

  • Be expected to travel primarily within the US, up to 10%. Infrequent international travel may be required.

The qualifications needed:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a structural concentration

  • 7+ years of experience in an engineering role

  • 5+ years of experience in steel design for industrial or utility applications

The qualifications preferred:

  • Master's Structural Engineering degree

  • Experience in renewable energy preferred

  • Experience managing a team of engineers, preference for managing a remote team

  • Recognition as an industry thought leader

  • Ability to work across multiple organizations in a fast-paced, smaller company environment

This company offers equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, age, creed, sex, religion, national origin, disability (physical or mental), marital status, citizenship, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, or any other legally protected status.

When you bring your energy and expertise to this company, you'll enjoy a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, vision, and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and more. Ready to help us change the world through the advancement of clean, reliable, and sustainable energy?

Acre is supporting this company in the hiring process for this position. Apply directly today. If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Charles Behr at Charles.behr@acre.com