Forensic Structural Engineer
Remotely - work from home office
About the company:
Forensic consulting firm primarily focused on engineering and geological sciences. Specializes in expert claim resolution services for the Property and Casualty insurance industry. Has a strong team of skilled professionals to provide clients with the highest quality, most cost effective solution to any challenge. Forensic engineering services continue to increase year over year and it is our focus to grow our superb group of professional and technical experts.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities for this position:
Conduct residential and commercial forensic investigations to analyze and determine the cause, origin, and extent of structural failures, water intrusions, roof damage, construction defects and building system failures.
Investigate and assess damages due to catastrophes such as storm damage, hurricanes, and floods.
Research technical publications and literature in support of evaluations, and apply engineering principles and practices in accordance with codes and industry standards.
Provide signed and sealed detailed forensic engineering reports outlining cause and origin of damage to clients.
Manage multiple projects and assume responsibility for project execution within timeframes.
Provide leadership and mentoring to other Engineers.
Review work of fellow Senior and Staff Engineers.
Communicate with administrative staff and clients to provide timelines and project updates on a consistent basis.
Bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering required, Master's degree preferred.
P.E. License required.
Minimum eight (8) years structural engineering experience and at least one (1) year of forensic engineering experience required.
Experience working with law firms and insurance companies required. Deposition and expert testimony experience preferred.
Requires strong analytical and field inspection skills.
Remotely work from a home office
Balance of field and office work
Licenses, Memberships and PDH credits covered by the company
100% Company-paid Employee health insurance
100% Company-paid Employee $50, 000 term life insurance and AD&D policy
100% Company-paid short term and long term disability insurance
Paid Time Off including vacation, medical, birthday, bereavement, jury, and eight company holidays
401(k) program with a company match
Additional benefits available:
Health insurance plans to include spouse, and/or dependent children
Dental insurance plan
Vision Insurance plan
Supplemental, voluntary employee and dependent term life and AD&D insurance
Flexible Spending Account for Dependent Care and/or Medical expenses reimbursement
Company is an equal opportunity employer
Job Type: Full-time
Bachelor's Civil or Structural Engineering
forensic engineering: 1 year
structural engineering 8 years
law and insurance claims
Required license or certification: