Structural Supervising Engineer I - Newport, MI - RCS Corporation

Structural Supervising Engineer I – Newport, MI

Job Type: Contract
Posted: 11/29/2021

Newport, Michigan

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Structural Supervising Engineer I in Newport, MI to support the Fermi Nuclear Power Plant. This is a full-time, contract position.

Who We Are

RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

Our Client

Our client is an Engineering Firm with a dedicated team of engineers, builders, planners and thinkers that build today's infrastructure for tomorrow. They come to work every day committed to drive growth and deliver projects that matter for our clients, ourselves, and our communities. Through their work in the nuclear, conventional generation, renewable and power delivery markets, they create resilient infrastructure to last generations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Interface with plant stakeholders to determine project scope/requirements, support construction/implementation and start up activities.

  • Exercise sound judgement in assessing problem situations or complex issues, review completed work to ensure accuracy and compliance with codes and design data, coordinate the efforts of the group with other discipline groups on the same project.

  • Function as the Civil/Structural Discipline Lead and prepare civil/structural design change packages, coordinate interdisciplinary team of engineers and vendors to complete tasks on schedule and on budget.

  • Prepare civil/structural calculations and evaluations in support of various design activities including, but no limited to the design of piping, cables and small equipment supports, instrument rack design, floor load impacts to concrete structures evaluations, equipment anchoring evaluations and seismic response evaluations.

  • Develop material and work-hour estimates as well as engineering and design schedules.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil/Structural Engineering form a four-year accredited college or university.

  • Minimum of 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • The successful candidate must be able to obtain unescorted access into a nuclear power plant.

  • Engineering and design experience including developing civil/structural modification packages for components and structures serving nuclear power plants.

  • Familiarity with nuclear standards and guidelines.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional engineering license preferred.

  • Experience with the Standard Design Process for nuclear plant modifications.

  • Experience with engineering software such as ANSYS, STAAD Pro, AutoPipe and MathCad is a plus.

  • Field experience at a nuclear power plant is a plus.

RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality
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