Seeking an entry level Structural engineering position, working with the project team on all aspects of the project's design and Construction, simultaneously working on achieving the goal of being a licensed professional engineer.
Entry level Structural Engineer12/2014
to Current Gala and Associates, INC – Greater Detroit Area
Worked on several projects for GM Flint Paint-Shop (MI), GM Fort-Wayne (MI), GM Silao (Mexico), GM Arlington (Texas), Good Year (Mexico), and with Ford on several sites by providing new header and sub header and connect it to existing white steel for a new rails or equipment.
Worked on design foundation, Joist, Joist Girder,Trusses,Column, and calculate Snow, and Wind load according ASCE code.
Visited and inspected structures under construction and issued Site Construction Review reports.
Collected data from clients' meetings, field trips, Site measurements and inspections for optimal design.
Under supervision of a Senior Designer, design various types of steel and concrete structures and prepared structural drawings and specifications including framing and foundation plans, sections, connections and details using Auto-CAD,and REVIT.
Coordinated design proposals with utility companies and other agencies to solve technical probable problems.
Run structural analysis using ENERCALC -RISA- SAB Structural System, Concept, & Elements.
Gained more understanding of governing codes & regulations (AISC, ACI IBC, and client specific requirements).
Worked on the Concrete model for all GM projects using REVIT Software.
Structural Engineer Co-Op10/2011
to 02/2013 RAMAK – Damascus-Syria
Review shop drawings, construction contracts, building code analysis and performing design calculations/checks.
Run structural analysis using Etab Structural System, Concept, & Elements.
Design structural members for retrofitting, erection of new buildings, and repair of failing structures.
Proficient with Revit BIM (Building Information Modeling) software.
Drafting with AutoCAD and BlueBeam Review.
Conduct site visits to analyze existing structures and determine structural integrity.
Communicate directly with architects and contractors on projects of varying magnitude.
Prepared and processed project documentation including daily reports, RFI's, RFP's, and QA/QC Documentations
Field Engineer Intern09/2010
to 05/2011 Sendos Investment and Development Co – Damascus-Syria
Planned and oversaw the successful execution of various stages of the project in accordance with the contract drawings and specifications and per project QA/QC standards and safety requirements.
Supervised direct prime contractors of all trades during the construction and maintenance phases.
Participated in the selection of construction materials and placement of purchase orders.
Reviewed and approved shop drawings, other submittals.
Regularly reported and provided feedback to Chief Engineer in the main office