Leo A Daly & Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc.

Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis | US
Job Title
Engineer IV
Req No.
RFT:Regular Full-Time


LEO A DALY is a leader in the design of the built environment dedicated to transforming the human experience through the power of design. For more than 100 years, we’ve created places that inspire wonder, connect communities and enable great things. Our creative teams combine planning, architecture, engineering, interiors and program management to deliver truly integrated design.


We are a diverse collection of inventive problem solvers united by a passion for great design.


We own the impact of our work, socially, economically and environmentally. In collaboration with our clients and each other, we create innovative, thoughtful and sustainable solutions to the urgent challenges that face our world.


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  • Evaluate structural assets against potential threat levels and conceptualize initial structural design approach for projects. Perform design calculations for blast and ballistic protection based on Charge Weights and Level of Protection. Experience with Federal (including but not limited to Department of Defense, VA, GSA) projects is greatly desired
  • Performs overall engineering design and engineering tasks having a high degree of complexity.
  • Prepare design documents for structural systems, including calculations, drawings and structural specifications.
  • Review preliminary and final plans and specifications for constructability and risk management
  • Supervise the work of other Structural EITs and Technicians assigned to applicable projects; serve as a mentor for less experienced/developing Structural Engineers and Technicians
  • Coordinate technical activities and designs with personnel in other disciplines and departments within the local office and/or other corporate location; serve as a liaison between clients and design team
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively, which includes planning, organizing and prioritizing work for Structural project teams
  • Ability to successfully complete projects on time and on budget
  • Assist with other duties assigned by Project Managers and Structural Engineering Studio Lead
  • Act as a mentor for discipline personnel by providing continuous assistance and support through professional training and career development
  • Establish design standards and procedures to manage the work of staff as well as the project teams by assisting in the review of quality assurance and quality control evaluations
  • Be active in your community by attending, where appropriate, regional and national seminars, conventions and summits; collaborate with staff, Project Managers and Market Sector Leaders to improve or develop new engineering methods to improve efficiency, technique, quality and dependability
  • Provide oversight and assistance with writing and editing of program documents, specifications and equipment selection for building systems and devices
  • Conduct and/or delegate job-site inspections to ensure projects are adhering to specifications and design intent
  • Participate in reviews with various governing agencies for code compliance in relation to zoning laws, fire regulations, building codes and other ordinances; convey applicable changes of local, state, and federal regulations and ordinances to discipline appropriate personnel
  • Perform other duties as assigned or instructed


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Structural or Civil from an accredited college or university; Master’s Degree or other advanced education is preferred
  • Professional Registration as a Structural Engineer
  • 6+ years experience in engineering of building systems design (pay commensurate with years in service) 
  • 2+ years of anti-terrorism/force protection and/or protective design experience
  • Current affiliation and/or membership with local, state, or national industry organization(s)


General Characteristics

  • Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with discipline personnel, office staff, and clientele
  • Demonstrated ability to promote and establish teamwork and individual leadership within the discipline
  • Ability to successfully and continuously lead a team of engineering professionals to meet and exceed project, discipline, and business unit goals
  • Extensive knowledge of building codes
  • Familiarity with the training and resources of the Protective Design Center
  • Familiar with the UFCs, TM 5-858 series, and EM1 documents
  • Effective time management and organizational skills; ability to become involved in multiple projects and remain up to date on the various developmental stages
  • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Extensive knowledge of façade hardening, perimeter protection, site security, and progressive collapse
  • Knowledge of capabilities of AutoCAD, Revit, and other production software
  • Excellent time management and organization skills; ability to multi-task

EEO Information

LEO A DALY Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. LEO A DALY Company, is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Human Resources Department by phone at 402-391-8111 or by email at Recruiting@LEOADALY.com . For more information about your rights under the law, see EEO is the law.


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