Deatrick Engineering Associates, Inc. is a full-service Inspection, Testing, and Geotechnical Engineering firm seeking a full-time Professional Engineer.
Your primary focus in this multifaceted role is a wide variety of construction project inspections, ensuring projects conform to the standards and commitment of the firm to its clients, while also assisting with business development. This position is responsible for multiple, simultaneous projects.
Provide construction-related analysis to our clients on a variety of diverse engineering projects.
Perform field inspections of residential, commercial, and industrial projects for contract conformity, code compliance, and/or assessment of cause and origin, and damages.
Review all pertinent construction documentation per clients’ requests and provide honest, unbiased analysis and consultation on alleged damages and deficiencies.
Schedule on-site inspections with property owners and develop written reports of observations and findings.
Work closely with marketing to develop technical presentations, white papers, and case studies for continuing education and promotional efforts.
Provide written estimates on structures to determine the value of damages and responsible parties.
Travel is frequently required in the course of field investigations and while performing project completion duties.
Provide timelines and project updates to clients on a consistent and timely basis.
Other duties, as assigned.
The applicant must be a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in Florida.
An emphasis on Structural Engineering is preferred.
A Florida Special Inspector License is highly valued.
Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in the related engineering field – civil or structural with 3+ years of full-time engineering experience.
Forensic experience is highly desirable.
Prior project engineering or construction project management a plus.
Expert testimony or deposition experience preferred but not required.
Adaptable attitude and willingness to learn new skills and techniques.
Well organized with the ability to meet project deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Honest and ethical business practice always.
Able to travel and/or work a flexible schedule during periods of peak demand.
Possess a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record in accordance with Guardian’s guidelines.
Meet all pre-employment standards and background check requirements.
Be willing and able to perform varied physical tasks as necessary to complete site studies. Physical tasks will include, but not be limited to, climbing stairs and ladders, walking on building roofs, crawling through confined spaces (primarily attics and crawlspaces).
Insurance Coverage (health, dental, vision, supplemental), 401K, Paid Time Off, Direct Deposit (paid weekly). The potential to become part-owner of the company is available.
Deatrick Engineering Associates, Inc. is a Drug-Free environment and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
Adaptable/flexible -- enjoy doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
Additional Salary Information: Part or Full Ownership of the Company is Available
About Deatrick Engineering
Deatrick Engineering Associates, Inc. (DEA) is a Florida Corporation and has been in business since August, 1997. Mr. Warren Deatrick, P.E., as the President and sole owner organized DEA to specifically provide the highest quality Engineering services possible in the most professional and efficient manner. DEA is a full-service Inspection, Testing, and Geotechnical Engineering firm. We also provide Structural Inspections for buildings damaged by hurricanes, tornados, fire, autos, etc. Specialized equipment is available for providing balcony railing load tests and concrete pull-out tests. In addition, we provide a wide variety of other testing and inspection services; e.g., nondestructive examination & testing of welds; roofing inspections; condition assessments; pavement testing/analysis, forensic engineering and plant inspections.We pride ourselves on having not only a team of well qualified, experienced personnel, but also for encouraging and assisting with continuing education for all and especially working with and mentoring minority companies.DEA has a fully equipped CMEC and FDOT accredited lab. DEA's Experience, Communication, Organization, Efficient Budgeting, Excellent ...Service, and Convenient Location provide a combination of professional excellence that will ensure a high quality, timely, and professional response for all assignments.