Structural Engineer - Buildings
Philadelphia, PA  / Conshohocken, PA  / Trevose, PA  / Cranberry Township, PA ...View All
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Job Description
Structural Engineer - Buildings
Job Locations US-PA | US-PA-Conshohocken | US-PA-Philadelphia | US-PA-Trevose | US-PA-Cranberry Township
ID 2022-3007
# of Openings 1
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 hours ago(7/25/2022 8:53 AM)
Discipline Structural Engineering

Bergmann, an Affiliate of Colliers Engineering & Design, is currently seeking a Structural Design Engineer to join the Buildings Engineering group.


Purpose of Position:

To work alongside engineers and architects as part of a design team applying structural engineering principles towards the successful design of low to mid-rise new construction projects, as well as evaluating existing structures for renovations or reuse.

Essential Functions:

The following duties are typical of a structural design engineer, but are not all encompassing:

    Perform engineering calculations with the aid of computer software, spreadsheets, and hand calculations
  • Create structural design plans and details in Revit
  • Perform site visits, make observations of ongoing construction progress, and survey the structural components of existing buildings
  • Coordinate with architects, owners, and other engineering disciplines
  • Review shop drawings and respond to RFI's
  • Perform QAQC related tasks
  • The ideal candidate will have 2-12 years of experience and have their EIT or PE certification.
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Architectural Engineering with Structural Emphasis from and ABET accredited University
  • Engineering in Training (EIT) certification or Professional Engineer (PE) certification
  • Possess a basic/intermediate skill level and understanding of Revit with a willingness to progress towards an advanced level
  • Possess a basic/intermediate understanding of structural engineering software such as RISA, RAM, TEKLA, TEDDS, SAFE, PROFIS, etc. with a willingness to learn and become proficient
  • Understanding of steel, concrete, masonry, and wood design principles
  • Knowledge of current building and material design codes and standards such as, IBC, ASCE7, AISC360, ACI318, ACI 530, NDS
  • Possess an intermediate/advanced level in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Must be able to perform job specific tasks with limited guidance as well as interact and collaborate with multiple members of a design team
  • Previous internships/co-ops/full-time position in an engineering office setting, materials testing laboratory, and/or construction field are desirable
What We Offer

At Bergmann, an affiliate of Colliers Engineering & Design and Colliers Project Leaders, our people are our most important resource. That's why we are committed to providing all our employees with a safe, comfortable work environment, potential for career advancement, and the ability to impact society through their projects as well as Company sponsored activities.

This dedication begins with supporting a work life balance through a generous compensation package that includes:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Employer-subsidized Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Profit sharing programs
  • Vacation, plus sick/emergency time
  • Paid holidays
  • Employee assistance program
  • Tuition reimbursement program

For a complete list of Bergmann's benefits, please see our Careers home page.

Bergmann is excited to be part of Collier's internal culture that provides the resources and technology needed to encourage personal and professional growth opportunities through reimbursement for education; a free in-house resource for hundreds of educational and self-enrichment courses; mentorship program; wellness program; Women's Organization and ongoing philanthropic opportunities.

EEO/AAP including Veterans and Disabled


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 12 years
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