Rimkus Consulting Group is currently seeking a Senior Civil/Structural Engineer for our Lafayette, Louisiana office to assist in the determination of the cause, origin, and extent of foundation/soil movement, moisture intrusion, structural damage and failures, water intrusions, construction defects, fire and explosion damage and other failures to join our team. Duties in this key position involve the investigation and analysis of residential, commercial, and industrial properties for the purpose of resolving claims and legal disputes. Assignments may include foundation settlement investigations, structural assessments, site evaluations, sub-surface investigations, and vibration analysis. Prepare oral and written reports that document causes of failure, extent of loss, and recommended remediation. Provide opinions and expert testimony. Other duties include gathering photographic evidence, conducting investigations to document onsite conditions and oversee field-testing. Candidate must have a BS Civil or Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering PE license, and 15 years minimum experience. Must posses strong communication skills and be able to deliver presentations to clients for the purposes of both litigation support and marketing. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and able to perform inspections in confined spaces.|
This is a great opportunity to work with a leader in the forensic engineering field.
Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc. is a forensic engineering firm with more than 300 engineers and scientists on staff. With headquarters in Houston, TX and 37 U.S. locations, our client base includes insurance companies, law firms and many of the world's largest corporations.
Rimkus employs professionals whose broad range of expertise includes, construction, energy, accident reconstruction, environmental sciences, product and equipment failure, fire, explosion and accident analysis, business analysis services and computer generated video graphics, all used to help our clients understand the complex factors that cause catastrophic events. Premier software technology, in-depth site investigations and consistent analysis enables our professional staff to render opinions and conclusions based on scientific facts.
At Rimkus, we recognize our employees are our most valuable assets. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, including 401(k), a flexible work environment and professional advancement opportunities.
If you are looking for a career that allows you to enjoy a professional yet casual working environment, where the pace is fast, fun, and exhilarating, a place where you have the freedom and opportunity to solve problems and be a significant contributor to our success we'd like to hear from you.
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- BS Civil or Structural Engineering
- LA PE License required
- 10+ years residential/commercial design, construction management
- Knowledge of scheduling and estimating
- Client relationship management
- Knowledge of Louisiana building codes and Statutes