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Structural Engineer - Atchison

Location: Atchison, KS | Date Posted: Aug 06, 2021

Position Overview

We have an exciting opportunity for a Structural Engineer at a growth-oriented, family company. We are accepting applications at our three pole-producing plants in Burlington, ON; Northport, AL; and Atchison, KS. In this role you will be responsible for the planning, design, development, and management of the manufacture of concrete poles used in infrastructure systems. This role is ideal for an enthusiastic, motivated individual who is open to a lifelong, challenging career with great opportunities for growth & development.


  • Handling engineered design work for concrete, steel, and aluminum poles.
  • Design services to support concrete pole projects such as concrete pole design, foundation design, ornamental pole and lighting arm design, general wind loading design.
  • Designing poles around minimum transverse loading, cracking moments, ground line moments, and deflection.
  • Creating manufacturing detail drawings (cage design, spools, endplates, production equipment, etc.).
  • Performing structural calculations and testing for new and existing products, as well as CSA testing and approvals.
  • ASTM, DOT, and CSA testing and approvals; ensure compliance with numerous ASTM, DOT, and CSA standards.
  • Ensuring optimum concrete mixes are used and modifying when required.
  • Work with sales department to assist with technical site visits and produce drawings by established deadlines.
  • Working on continuous improvement of existing products and procedures.
  • Manage, direct, and train Engineers and Engineering Technicians.
  • Assisting internal and external parties with technical information, problem solving, and troubleshooting.


  • Professional engineering designation is preferred.
  • Knowledge of applicable standards of practice (e.g. ANSI, etc.) and proficiency with software applications such as AutoCAD and other standard design software.
  • Positive attitude, with a teamwork mentality.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Professional, approachable, and self-motivated, with high standards for exceptional work.
  • Able to develop positive working relationships with others and contribute to a people-first culture.
  • Able to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment, with effective organizational and time management skills.
  • Previous supervisory/management experience is an asset.

To apply:

This Job is for You if:

You are looking to work in a non-corporate family environment, where your efforts are rewarded and appreciated across the company. We have a flat organizational structure, allowing you the opportunity to interact one-on-one with company executives, influence strategic planning, and present your ideas to management and senior decision makers. We are looking for you to have a lifelong, challenging career with us where there is no limit for growth opportunities. We aren't looking for employees just to fill an immediate role - we are looking for the future leaders of our company.


You can apply by sending your cover letter and resume in Word or pdf format to hr@scgrp.com. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

StressCrete Group is committed to meeting the needs of applicants with disabilities in a timely manner and providing those individuals with treatment that is fair, respectful, and dignified. Please let us know if you require accommodations at any stage of the recruitment or application process.