Engineering Supervisor

Chief Buildings Engineering Grand Island, Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska Eufaula, Alabama United States


Chief Buildings is currently seeking an Engineering Supervisor to join the Chief team. This motivated individual will drive company success by providing a level of engineering acumen that identifies design opportunities and business trends which set Chief Buildings apart from the rest of the field. This position will have oversight responsibility for design staff in multiple offices. The Engineering Supervisor oversees the designs of others to verify conformity with sound engineering practices and consistency with the policies of Chief Buildings. This person will have a thorough knowledge of the design process, detailing, fabrication requirements, and will uphold our mission statement by providing unparalleled personal attention to meeting the needs of our customers, and treating all stakeholders with dignity and respect.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain efficient, timely, legible and easy to comprehend documentation of engineering designs and dealer/customer interface information.
  • Provide professional support and reporting to Sales and company management any aspects of a building that do not agree with the order documents. Act as a professional resource during the Sales process as requested.
  • Maintain complete familiarity with building products produced by Chief Industries.
  • Responsible for establishing positive, constructive communication with all Engineering and Drafting personnel during correlation of design and detailing aspects as building orders proceed through production.
  • Professionally manage and develop all licensed and non-licensed Engineering Department personnel. Develop and oversee staff development programs and individual performance plans and reviews.
  • Oversee engineering staff as they perform structural design on primary and secondary structural framing, connections, and complete design calculations on current building orders. Responsible for knowledge of complete structural design and correlation of engineering design with drafting on all complexity levels or projects, shop fabrication, and field erection details.

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Licensed Civil/Architectural Engineer with structural emphasis and possess a minimum of 10 years building or steel design experience, along with a proven track record of managing staff engineers and/or department.
  • Must currently be or capable of becoming licensed/accredited in the State of Nebraska to act as Corporate Engineer for Chief Industries, Inc, as well as currently licensed, or capable of licensing, in numerous states for the purpose of signing/stamping designs.

The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,400 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Buildings has designed and manufactured a wide variety of construction solutions for customers located throughout the United State since 1966. Specific applications include manufacturing, commercial, community and agricultural buildings. Each structure is designed to meet the needs of the customer. Chief Buildings are sold by authorized builders throughout the United States, and are manufactured in Grand Island, Nebraska and Rensselaer, Indiana.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation and PTO policies
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life Insurance
  • Wellness program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And much more.