CIVIL/STRUCTURAL PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER
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Portland, ME 04104
CIVIL / STRUCTURAL PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER
Location: Portland, ME
Tilson is a high growth team of driven professionals with a national practice. We are on a mission to build America’s information infrastructure. We accomplish this with a team of experts working collaboratively on meaningful, impactful projects for great clients. Our team environment fosters intellectual curiosity, motivates employees, and cultivates talented people who work with purpose, mastery and autonomy. We strive to listen to our clients, partner with them as a team, and accept their goals as our own.
Tilson has been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. for eight years in a row.
Tilson Technology Management is looking for a Professional Engineer with a background in civil / structural engineering to support the engineering design & permitting of large telecom projects, including, wireless towers and/or small cells and fiber optic aerial and underground design. This person will have experience creating site, permitting, construction, and as-built drawings. The ideal candidate will have interest or experience in telecom, fiber build architecture, civil road plans, structural codes, and working knowledge of NESC and utility standards. Ideal candidates will have experience in utility pole and conduit position and standards within the public right-of-way, relative to other utilities in the space. As part of a larger project team, this position is a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and drafting technicians that support telecom design projects. The applicant must be a licensed PE with the willingness and ability to obtain licensing in additional states.
Tilson has been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. for nine years in a row.
+ Work collaboratively with a design team of professional engineers, drafters, designers, and OSP professionals and engineers
+ Manage all information required to create deliverables across project life cycle, from initial survey to final construction drawing submission
+ Research and obtain local land base and existing utility as-built shape files for import to aid in design
+ Conduct QA/QC and process documents for project specific specifications and standards
+ Review and stamp design deliverables for a variety of telecom projects and scopes
+ Manage project timeline, while overseeing deliverable completion
+ Must perform self-study to understand new and emerging technologies Must maintain continuing education required to hold a stamp in specific states
+ Train new team members and continually educate design team on standards and review process – make sure all contributors know the required review criteria as it impacts other project areas
+ Must collaborate with cross functional groups on projects
+ Ensure all drawings comply with industry, local jurisdiction, and client standards
+ Help lead team of designers / drafters to create accurate CAD site, permitting, construction, and as-built drawings for telecom projects utilizing engineering notes, sketches, and/or other drawings
+ Mentor and train drafters, as needed, to meet project objectives
+ Exhibit a positive ‘can do’ approach and desire to support project requirements
+ Create, coordinate, and manage CAD data for multiple very large telecom projects
+ Organize and maintain revisions of project drawings, plot files and project-related information in a logical well structured manner
+ Adhere to task level budgets and project schedule
+ Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
+ Strong engineering / technical background, especially in civil and or structural design.
+ Progressive experience in AutoCad.
+ Thorough understanding of public right-of-way, private easements, existing utilities, such as water, sewer, gas, electric, communication, and other underground and aerial utilities.
+ Ability to read and interpret construction and other types of design drawings.
+ Detail oriented and committed to a quality control process.
+ Proficiency in MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat.
+ Comfortable with Google Earth, GIS or other mapping applications.
+ Excellent verbal and written communication.
+ Prior work in the telecommunications field, or a strong civil engineering background.
+ Ability to be flexible in daily duties and level of responsibility, encompassing redlining as well as leading plan production efforts.
+ Flexible to work outside of normal business hours, if required.
+ Ability to prioritize projects, deadlines daily.
+ Must enjoy working in a fast paced, high-growth, rapidly changing work environment.
Desired but not Required
+ OCALC knowledge and other make ready engineering software
+ OSP Engineering design standards knowledge
+ Willingness to travel to perform field surveys as needed
+ Telecommunications experience
Successful candidates will be required to submit to a criminal background check.
Tilson offers a competitive benefits package, including:
+ Paid time off
+ Healthcare, disability, dental and life insurance benefits
+ 401(k) retirement savings plan with automatic company contribution
+ Entrepreneurial, highly technical and customer-focused work environment
Our mission is to serve our customers by building, integrating, and maintaining the information technology and communications infrastructure that enables great organizations to innovate and deliver.
Tilson is a world leader in executing information and communications technology projects to build a more connected world. We accomplish this with a team of experts working collaboratively on meaningful, impactful projects for great clients. Our team environment fosters intellectual curiosity, motivates employees, and cultivates talented people who work with purpose, mastery, and autonomy. We strive to listen to our clients, partner with them as a team, and accept their goals as our own.
We will run our business sustainably, for its financial health, its people and the public good. We believe in:
+ Safety- above bottom line. Cutting corners is never an option.
+ Integrity- we do what is right, even if doing so puts us at a temporary disadvantage.
+ Accountability- everyone at Tilson is accountable for the work we do as a whole.
+ Professionalism- be trusted by our clients to be their ‘get it done’ team.
+ Respect- for our employees, clients, and partners.
+ Composure- we are comfortable in chaos and trust that we will always find a way through any challenge.
Tilson is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer
Tilson provides equal opportunity to all employees on the basis of individual qualification without regard to race, sex, religion, color, age, national origin, physical and mental disability, genetic information and history, sexual orientation, or other category protected by