Gauthier, Alvarado & Associates, a Northern Virginia Architectural/Engineering firm, is a multi-disciplined engineering firm in Fairfax, Virginia. We provide Architectural, Structural, Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical engineering for a variety of projects that include commercial office buildings, educational facilities, public agencies, and interior tenant build-outs. GAA is seeking a Structural Engineer with experience in developing construction documents for foundation and framing systems for educational, government, and commercial facilities. LEED certification is desirable. The responsibilities of the candidate will include: preparation of studies, structural assessments, design, preparation of construction documents, and construction administration services. Good communication and writing skills are a must.
We are interested in candidates who are self-motivated, possess a great attitude and who will fit in as a vital member of our firm working closely with our in-house architects, mechanical, plumbing and electrical engineers. The person will be involved in a variety of projects ranging throughout Virginia, Washington, DC, and Maryland. Candidates must be well-organized, clear communicators, and proficient in AutoCAD, BIM/Revit, Microsoft Word and Excel. Candidate must have hands-on experience with construction documents, writing specifications, and understanding building codes.
The position to be filled comes with a competitive salary and benefits package inclusive of health insurance, life insurance, short and long-term disability, a 125 cafeteria plan, 401k plan as well as paid holidays, sick leave and vacation.
Bachelor’s degree in Architectural, Civil, or Structural Engineering from an ABET-accredited university.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in structural design for commercial, educational and public facility projects.
Experience with design, detailing and analysis of wood, steel and concrete structures.
Construction observation experience.
Working knowledge of building codes, gravity and lateral structural systems, and industry design standards.
Experience with AutoCAD, REVIT Structure, RAM Structure
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About Gauthier, Alvarado & Associates, Inc.
Architectural and Engineering firm located in Fairfax, Virginia. Services include Architectural, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Plumbing Engineering.