Structural Design Engineer - Texas - Remote Position

Houston; Harris County, Houston County, Austin County, Brazoria County; Chambers County; Colorado County; Fort Bend County; Galveston County; Liberty County; Montgomery County; Walker County; Waller County; Wharton County, TX

MUST BE ABLE TO PROVIDE PROOF OF BOTH, IF NOT 3 COVID VACCINATIONS 

Summary:

Bardex is an employee-owned company that designs and manufactures hydraulic heavy load handling and positioning equipment in shipyard and marine environments.  We are in search of a talented Structural Design Engineer, with excellent critical thinking and troubleshooting skills, capable of accomplishing complex design tasks. Must be a self-starter and work well in a team environment.    

Required Skills: 

Experienced with RISA-3D or equivalent

5+ years’ experience in heavy steel design

Understanding and application of AISC steel code checks

FEA including non-linear

Power user in Solidworks

Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills

MS Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel

Ability to work hands-on to solve complex problems

Desired Skills: 

Experience with large, fabricated plate girders and steel connections

Heavy steel foundation design for mounted equipment on offshore vessels and facilities

Experience with hydraulic systems

MathCAD

AutoCAD (Draftsight)

Understanding of codes such as AISC, ANSI, ASTM.

Experience with Certifying Authorities such as DNVGL, ABS, Lloyd’s Register.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Detailed design and analysis of new concepts and modification of existing designs.

Define, input, and analyze various load cases for structural models.

Produce design calculations and select materials and components for various equipment, and subassemblies.

Produce complex solid models and analyze the technical aspects of designs to ensure design effectiveness.

Perform FEA or equivalent structural analysis to determine the design is adequate for the application.

Participate in design review meetings. 

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Mechanical, Structural Engineering or similar from an accredited college or university 

Other Characteristics

Possesses and maintains a valid passport; ability and willingness to travel within the US and internationally and to be away from home for weeks at a time.  

Benefits:

Employee stock ownership program

Medical, dental, vision insurance

401K Retirement plan

3 weeks paid time off per year

8 paid holidays per year 

Compensation:

$100K - $140K DOE base salary, for this full-time exempt position 

Location:

Houston, TX - Remote Position