Senior Civil/Structural Engineer

Location Options: Atlanta, GA or Naperville, IL – USA

About the Job

Kinectrics AES- provides design engineering services to the nuclear industry playing an important role in working toward a clean energy future.

In this position, you will use your expertise to execute on a broad range of planning and design for civil and structural projects at power plants for today's leading energy providers. This will include the development of plans, construction drawings, specifications, design computations, and reports. You will be technically involved in detailed design work, coordination of civil and non-civil designs on multi-discipline projects, coordination with utilities and municipalities, as well as resolution of design issues that may include site support to perform field investigations, installation support, and as-built documentation. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Design and analysis of changes to existing power plants as well as new plant systems.
  • Develop Equipment mounting, foundation design and pipe support calculations and designs.
  • Perform work requiring the application of basic technical principles, theories, standards and concepts; this will include reading and understanding design drawings and technical specifications as necessary to support preparation of project deliverables, such as calculations, specifications, and engineering evaluations.
  • Reviews, assembles and prepares design modification packages.
  • Develop specifications of structural components.
  • Perform site walkdowns to identify design solutions and develop cost-effective problem resolutions.
  • Perform static equivalent and dynamic analysis of structures for seismic loads.
  • Gain familiarity with and application of industry codes and government regulations.
  • Design of pipe supports, structures, etc.
  • Interface with other staff engineers as well as engineers working out of our offices.

In order to be successful in this role you will need the following qualifications:

  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering from accredited university required.
  • Minimum of 7 years civil/structural design experience with focus on projects in nuclear facilities.
  • Effective written and verbal communication with clients, colleagues, and colleagues within other disciplines, project managers, and management.
  • Possesses a technical mastery of engineering principles.
  • Solid understanding of concrete and steel design codes and with working stress and ultimate strength design approaches
  • Ability to perform review of complex structural calculations and design deliverables. 
  • Professional Engineering License preferred.
  • Strong computer knowledge of Microsoft Office, and CAD Software.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. (i.e. without the need for work sponsorship now or in the future)


About Us

  • Kinectrics AES, Inc. is the U.S. division of Kinectrics, Inc. headquartered in Ontario, Canada, and a leading provider of innovative life cycle management solutions for the global electricity industry. Kinectrics is known worldwide for the technical excellence of its’ employees, challenging work, opportunity for career growth, and flexible working conditions.

Why Work For Us?

  • Kinectrics AES, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurances, generous PTO and a 5% match on our 401k plan. Flexible WFH/Office Hybrid work schedule available.
  • Employee surveys consistently rank Kinectrics as “one of the best places to work”. Although this phrase may mean different things to different people, Kinectrics is widely recognized as a company that employs some of the best and brightest minds in the energy and utility industry. Learn more at
  • When you join Kinectrics you will be part of a company that does some really cool things! Check out our latest partnership in the development of small module reactors and manufacture of medical isotopes that provide life-saving cancer treatments.
  • Learn more about Kinectrics in this Company Overview video.


Kinectrics AES is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.