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Kennebec Valley Community College
DATE: March 13, 2017
POSITION TITLE: Structural Mechanics Adjunct Faculty & Curriculum Developer – Fall 2017 Semester TAACCCT IV Grant Funded
INSTITUTION: Kennebec Valley Community College (KVCC) is a 2-year comprehensive community college in thecenter of Maine serving approximately 2400 students from Somerset, Kennebec, and Knox counties and well beyond. In 2014, KVCC expanded its Fairfield-based operation to include a new 600-acre Harold Alfond Campus in Hinckley, Maine. Over the past three years, KVCC has invested nearly $30 million in college programs, infrastructure, and buildings including construction of the new KVCC Center for Science and Agricultural Education, the 120-acre organic farm at KVCC (including education facility, vegetable processing center, equipment, implements, systems, soils, livestock, greenhouses,shelters, fields), a new state-of-the-art culinary arts facility and demonstration kitchen, the largest carpentry lab in the northeast, an indoor electrical lineworker training facility, two medical simulation labs, an early childhood outdoor family education lab, a CNC machine tool lab, a welding lab, and many other important updates including a vast overhaul of IT equipment, software, and computers. KVCC’s new Alfond Campus and the revitalized Fairfield campus offer an unparalleled environment for inspiring new academic energy and innovative thinking. KVCC is a collegial environment emphasizing student success and respect for employees, students, and the community.
SALARY: Salary and benefits commensurate with the Agreement between the Maine Community College
System Trustees and the MSEA Adjunct Faculty Bargaining Unit.
QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor of Science in Civil or Mechanical Engineering is required; or an Associate’s
degree in engineering with equivalent professional experience as a designer or inspector is the minimum
educational requirement along with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in the field. A Master’s degree in
structural engineering with current Maine licensure and experience vetting timber frame plans is desired. Other
combinations of professional licenses, certifications, education, and experience will be considered. Demonstrated professionalism and interpersonal skills in collaborating with colleagues and directing students are essential.
RESPONSIBILITIES: To provide instruction that covers forces and loads acting on structures and how they are
resisted by the structural system. Students should gain knowledge about topics including reactions for beams,
frames and trusses; centroids, moments of inertia; shear and moment diagrams; and analysis of trusses. Load,
shear, torsion, bending, and other mechanical forces will need to be covered. Specific emphasis on timber frame structures should be included.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until
the position is filled. Submit the following: cover letter, resume, official transcript of highest degree earned, and
the KVCC Application for Employment (visit: http://www.kvcc.me.edu/employment and download form) to:
Monica L. Brennan
This position is paid for by a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. Kennebec Valley Community College is an equal opportunity affirmative action institution and employer. Adaptive equipment is available upon request. For more information, please contact the Affirmative Action Officer at 453-5000
PDF version of this announcement can be found here: http://www.kvcc.me.edu/CMSContent/Departments/HR/Position_Announcements/Adjunct%20Faculty%20Structural%20Mechanics%20Fall%202017.pdf
Harriman, Senior Structural Engineer
Harriman is one of northern New England’s largest A/E firms, with a commitment to excellence that began in 1870. We have an opening in our Auburn or Portland office for a motivated individual looking to align personal career aspirations with our vision and mission. Harriman is involved in building design for educational, commercial, institutional, health care and retail facilities.
• Perform engineering calculations and design for all aspects of building structures
• Interaction with internal staff, clients and contractors.
• Produce engineering documents and specifications.
• Manage projects to meet schedule and budget requirements.
• Minimum 8 years of related structural experience in the design and construction of new and existing buildings.
• State of Maine Professional Engineering license.
• Experience managing multiple projects concurrently.
• Good interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain relationships with clients.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong interpersonal/teamwork habits.
• Knowledge of producing bid documents in Revit.
We offer competitive salaries and a full benefits package including medical, dental, 401K and a collaborative work environment. Harriman is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.
To apply please send cover letter and resume to James Fortin, P.E. at JFortin@harriman.com
Structural Engineer/Project Manager, Camden, Maine
Gartley & Dorsky Engineering & Surveying is seeking a motivated, team-oriented Structural Engineer/Project Manager for a full-time position starting immediately. Responsibilities include structural analysis, structural design, field inspections and associated reports, construction documents, construction administration, project management and other related tasks.
Candidates should have a PE license and experience managing structural engineering projects. Candidates should be versed in timber, steel and concrete design. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, RISA, Enercalc (or similar software) required. Experience with AutoCAD and Revit preferred. Excellent communication skills and organization required.
Gartley & Dorsky is a multidisciplinary engineering and surveying firm located in Camden, Maine. We offer comprehensive structural engineering services for residential, commercial, industrial and marine projects throughout midcoast Maine. Project size and type vary significantly. An ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects at once is necessary. For more information about Gartley & Dorsky, please visit www.gartleydorsky.com.
Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Carmen Bombeke, PE at email@example.com.
Colby Company Engineering
Colby Company Engineering is a midsize engineering firm specializing in structural, mechanical, fire protection, controls, electrical, and civil engineering and architecture. Thirty employees strong, Colby Co. is noted for its commitment to technical and service excellence and a fun, flexible, rigorous work environment. Located in the vibrant small city of Portland, Maine, Colby Co. offers a balance of opportunities for working and living well.
We currently have an opening for a Structural Engineer with 5+ years of building and industrial experience in a consulting engineering design firm setting. We are looking for an engineer who can perform a broad range of structural engineering designs including the design of reinforced concrete, structural steel, masonry and wood framing systems. The successful candidate will bring a successful track record of design, coordination with multiple disciplines and construction administration. In addition to an outstanding technical skillset, s/he will be a quick, flexible thinker and problem-solver who is accustomed to working in fluid teams on tight deadlines.
This position is a part of the Structural Engineering Department which is comprised of structural engineers and designers. Additionally, Colby Co. offers mechanical, fire protection, controls, electrical, structural, civil engineering and architecture with our in-house staff. You may have the opportunity to lead multidisciplinary design teams as many of our projects encompass more than one discipline. Projects range in size from $50,000 to $20M in construction value for State, Federal, Industrial and Commercial clients.
• Experience with the design of reinforced concrete, structural steel, masonry and wood framing systems
• Experience in power and/or the heavy industrial fields a plus
• Experience with RISA 3D, STADD and/or other structural analysis software
• Proficiency in AutoCAD
• PE License considered a plus, but not required
In addition to our insurance and retirement benefits package, Colby Co. offers two paid volunteer days a year, paid educational reimbursement, summer hours, paid time off (PTO), flex time, educational company outings and great co-workers.
Colby Co.’s office is located in the heart of downtown Portland, Maine. With a metro area of 500,000, Portland offers a wide variety of professional opportunities, cultural activities and outdoor events in an accessible and affordable setting. Portland has recently been recognized by a number of national publications for its unique character and quality of life:
• #1 Most Livable City: Forbes 2009
• #8 Best Restaurant Metro Area in the US: Huffington Post 2013
• #10 Healthiest City for Women: Women’s Health Magazine 2013
• #1 Best City in the US for Your Second Act: Kiplinger Personal Finance Magazine 2012
• #3 Best City in the US for Families: Parenting Magazine 2012
• #7 Greenest City: Travel and Leisure 2012
• #6 Best City for Job Prospects: 2012
To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Colby Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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