Principal Civil/Structural Engineer

The Energy Impact Center is seeking a Principal Structural / Civil Engineer with an interest in advanced energy technology to work on the latest advancements in nuclear power plant design. The Lead Structural / Civil Engineer will be responsible for the structural design of industrial facilities, liaison with local civil and construction firms. You will work with our inside engineering team and outside consultants to create next-generation products.

Full Time | Atlanta, GA Office

The Job

  • Ownership of all structural/civil design and construction activities

  • Heavy industrial structural design of buildings and frames (power plants, steel mills, cement plants, etc) 

    • Steel design and construction per AISC Code/standards

  • Foundation design

    • Interpretation and spec of Geotechnical data 

  • Reinforced concrete design

    • Slabs, walls, footings, equipment foundations, etc.

  • Dynamic and lateral load calculations, including 

    • Seismic, wind, etc 

  • Communication/Liaison with local civil firm, regarding 

    • Permits/Local Codes 

    • Erosion and sediment control plan

    • Civil site design

  • Design for rapid construction

  • Construction management as it pertains to oversight of site construction​

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • A pragmatic approach to problem-solving

  • Knowledge of industry standards and codes

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to self-direct work, studies, and analysis such to develop design criteria

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

  • Able to effectively communicate results and analytical findings verbally and in writing.​


  • 5+ years of experience as a Principal Structural/Civil Engineer with at least 4 years of structural engineering experience

  • Industry/R&D experience preferred

  • PE or SE

  • US Citizenship or Legal Permanent Resident Status

To apply, please email



Principal Civil/Structural Engineer


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