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Wireless and Commercial Development
219 S. Wooddale Ave
Eagle, ID 83616
Phone:  208.938.8844
Fax:  208.938.8855
Email:  info@powderriverdev.com



Eagle, Idaho

Position Description:

Produces structural engineering designs and modifications by identifying project objectives and issues; researching and developing structural engineering techniques and approaches; verifying and validating designs. Position requires some travel.


  • Completes feasibility studies by studying project concepts, objectives, priorities, and requirements; conducting site investigations; identifying and establishing performance standards; preparing construction documents and submittals.
  • Organizes structural engineering design project by identifying short-term and long-range issues; preparing timetables, cost estimates, and required resources.
  • Develops structural design plans by researching, analyzing, selecting, and applying structural engineering concepts, approaches, techniques, and criteria; adapting and modifying structural mechanics options; developing and evaluating new structural architectures and algorithms; performing design calculations relating to foundations and structures, loading, structural response, and connection design; preparing drawings and visualizations; collaborating with related engineering design teams; evaluating structural materials and suppliers; identifying and resolving design integration issues; determining and establishing design specifications and safety standards.
  • Verifies design by establishing functionality, reliability, maintainability, and durability test standards; building and testing simulations and models; performing analytical and numerical quantification procedures and visualizations; analyzing test data; identifying, isolating, and resolving problems.
  • Verifies and supports construction by performing compliance inspections and tests; resolving construction problems related to structural design; coordinating and conferring with construction and production contractors.
  • Documents structural design and maintenance by recording design features and maintenance requirements, and warnings; detailing safety requirements.
  • Complies with codes and regulations by applying and enforcing adherence to regulations and testing requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Maintains engineering design team accomplishments by coordinating actions; obtaining expert input; reviewing open issues and action items; contributing information and structural engineering analysis to team meetings and reports; guiding structural engineering technicians.
  • Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing structural engineering data and trends.
  • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging structural engineering technologies and practices; participating in educational opportunities and professional organizations; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks.
  • Enhances engineering and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


  • Licensed PE required.
  • Background in telecommunications a plus
  • AutoCAD experience
  • Site Development, Quality Engineering, Drafting Tools, Analytical Tools, Estimating, Conceptual Skills, General Math Skills, Verbal Communication, Presentation Skills, Problem Solving

Company Information:

Powder River is a telecommunications and professional services firm with approximately 50 employees and four offices throughout the United States. Our corporate office is located in Eagle, ID. We have an immediately opening for a full time salaried Licensed Professional Engineer for our A&E Division. This position is located in Eagle, ID.

We have a great company culture and work environment. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience. Our company benefits also include:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K plan
  • Flexible Benefits Account
  • Paid Sick and Vacation Time
  • Paid Holidays


To apply for this position , please email us at info@powderriverdev.com


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