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Principal Engineer


Principal Duties and Responsibilities for this position:

• Provide residential and commercial site investigations to determine cause and origin of structural failure.

• Investigate and assess damages due to catastrophes such as storm damage, hurricanes, and floods.

• Provide signed and sealed detailed reports outlining cause and origin of damage to clients.

• Mange multiple projects and assumes responsibility for project execution within budget and on time.

• Research technical publications and literature in support of evaluations.

• Provide leadership and mentoring to other Engineers.

• Review work of Senior and Staff Engineers and Engineering Intern(s).

• Communicate directly with clients regarding project status.

• Market Engineering Services when not directly working on a job.

• Interview prospective personnel for Engineering Department positions, as needed.

• Responsible for any other duties as assigned by the Director of Engineering Operations.

Experience/Education Requirements:

• Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, knowledge of grammar, punctuation, and spelling required.

• Requires strong analytical and field inspection skills

• Ability to interact and work well with others.

• Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.

• Ability to work independently and use initiative, ability to be organized and to meet deadlines.

• Work to continue personal competency through education, outside literature, seminars.

• Computer knowledge of Windows environment, Microsoft Office, ability to learn and use other software programs.

• Possess a Driver’s License and ability to use personal vehicle for Company business.

• Adhere to the Company Drug Free Workplace Policy and successfully complete pre-employment and random drug screenings.

• Successfully complete background-screening process, including criminal, social security verification, credit history, workers’ compensation, and MVR screenings.

Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering required. Master’s degree preferred. P.E. license in the State of Florida required. Minimum eight (8) years engineering experience and three (3) years forensic experience required. Experience working with law firms and insurance companies required. Deposition and expert testimony experience preferred.

Personal Qualities:

• Willingness to carry out the mission of Sdii Global Corporation.

• Ability to work as a team member and leader.

• Ability to work with a diverse group of people.

• Professional appearance and behavior.

• Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.

• Ability to maintain confidentiality.

• Must be a self-starter, with high energy and a positive attitude.


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