Structural Engineer, Senior


Glen Allen, Virginia (VA), US, 23060 Huntsville, Alabama (AL), US, 35801 Chantilly, Virginia (VA), US, 20151 Greenville, South Carolina (SC), US, 29615 Lexington, Kentucky (KY), US, 40507 Virginia Beach, Virginia (VA), US, 23462

Category:  Engineering
Work Area:  Onsite



About Mason & Hanger, A Day & Zimmermann Company 


At Mason & Hanger, you could call us a pioneer in the production of next generation, high-performance facilities!  We provide architectural and engineering (A/E) services specializing in the worldwide design of secure, mission-driven facilities. Our staff is dedicated to finding innovative ways to create dynamic spaces. Think that’s cool? We’ve worked on thousands of projects in over 165 countries as a trusted partner of the U.S. federal government for more than two centuries. We’re building a more secure world. ® Come join in on our purpose – We put people to work, we protect American freedoms, and we help our customers power and improve the world!

As the Senior Structural Engineer, here’s the work you’ll do:

  • Independent front line leader responsible for providing critical involvement to support department, company and client success. Has command of and accountability for department’s project success on campus scale and/or most complex projects
  • Lead and direct others in design and production of project documents to include Drawings (CAD /BIM), Specifications (editing and checking) and support documents (basis of design)
  • Check work delegated to other engineers and designers on project to ensure scope is documented successfully
  • Lead construction phase contract administration activities for structural department on project such as Submittals, RFIs, construction support, etc.
  • Main point of contact to clients for structural department project responsibilities: meetings, conference calls, comment review/responses, etc.
  • Mentor and train other engineers and designers in the department - primarily with on-the-job training & development Ensures positive client relationships and client service with focus on winning new work. Supporting business development activities (pursuit opportunities, fee proposals, change modifications

This role is for you if you have these skills:

  • Generated project vision, design and work plans capable of meeting (or exceeding) owner’s requirements; maintained successful trajectory of deliverables; seeks out innovative solutions in collaboration with others; exercise critical and independent thinking that generates solutions for unique and challenging problems; and is proactive to ensure professional client focused success. Ability to gain and maintain perspective beyond the technical silo of project structural engineering. Developed solutions in anticipation of challenges and leverages perspective to ensure project team is appropriately focused.
  • Acted as client facing responsible representative of structural department. Actively participated in business development to include project pursuit opportunities, assisted in developing fee proposals and contract change modifications. Provide critical involvement to ensure client success can be achieved. Success requires projects to be: delivered on time, within budget, well-coordinated and constructible
  • Functioned as senior technical project leader for department providing training and mentoring to more junior staff within a team. Have command of design process, tools, procedures, calculations, and systems used throughout the department. Helped ensure the department is operating efficiently and well-coordinated with other departments and project managers as well as with clients and consultants. Ability to create and present ideas, internally and externally, in form of drawings, sketches, and other exhibits. Ability to coordinate and communicate with architects and engineers both internally and externally
  • Acted as responsible Engineer of Record accountable for technical sufficiency of structural department projects
  • Ability to perform, or guide others, in complex engineering calculations deliverables

And if you have these qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • 12+ years of experience
  • Professional or Structural Engineering License
  • Great attitude and team player
  • Successful completion of drug and background screening process
  • US Citizen
  • Ability to obtain security clearance


We care about our employees and it shows. 
Our staff receive a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical/Rx, dental and vision coverage; life, AD&D and disability insurance; flexible spending accounts; 100% paid maternity leave for up to 12 weeks, parental leave, family leave, other paid time off; voluntary benefits and discount programs to meet our employees’ individual needs including pet insurance for our furry family members!

To ensure a safe work environment while meeting the physical demands of the job, you must be able to perform the following physical and mental tasks, with or without a reasonable accommodation:

Visual acuity (e.g., needed to prepare and analyze data, to transcribe documents, to view a computer, to read, to inspect objects, to operate machinery.

Capacity to think, concentrate and focus for long periods of time.

Ability to read complex documents in the English language.

Capacity to reason and make sound decisions.

Ability to write complex documents in the English language.

Capacity to express thoughts orally.

SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?  APPLY NOW!  Talent Acquisition Partner: Paul Bogart

Diversity, Inclusion & Equal Employment Opportunity


Mason & Hanger, A Day & Zimmermann Company is committed to maintaining an inclusive workforce, where employees are hired, retained, compensated and promoted based on their contributions to our Company. Our collective strength is rooted in over a century of diverse employees and businesses, commitment to success, and delivery on promises made. Federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity laws prohibit employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status and disability status. Mason & Hanger is committed to providing an equal opportunity work environment in full compliance with these laws. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation in the application process, please email and please specify which position you are interested in, including job title and location.

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