Careers

Engineering Technician
Building Envelope Engineering

Opportunity available in our Charleston office.

SKA is seeking motivated, bright, responsible individuals who are versed in computer aided drafting and enjoy working in a variety of construction environments, as well as, the office.  Key tasks will include performance of field tests, assisting engineers with building and materials investigations and assessments, documenting observed conditions during investigations, preparing test reports, construction monitoring and AutoCAD drafting related to the assessment and repair of existing buildings for a wide variety of projects and clients.

Qualifications

Education/Experience: The ideal candidate will have a two to four-year technical degree that includes thorough training in the use of AutoCAD.  Prior work experience in the construction engineering/consulting industry preferred.  Basic knowledge of construction practices, terminology and materials required.  Must be physically capable of working on a construction site, on scaffolds and in tight spaces.

Capabilities:  Excellent communication skills, computer skills that include AutoCAD, Excel and Word, mechanical skills and the aptitude to assemble and operate field testing equipment, the ability to work on construction sites, overnight travel outside the local area, interest in construction, and the ability to work with a team, as well as, independently.

SKA offers competitive salaries, training, growth opportunities, and comprehensive benefits.

If you feel your experience is a strong match to our requirements and you are seeking a professional firm with which to develop your career, please submit a cover letter and your resume for consideration to April Jones at agjones@skaeng.com.

SKA Consulting Engineers, Inc., is an award-winning, multidisciplinary engineering firm established in 1957 and headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina. SKA provides MEP, fire protection, and structural engineering services, as well as comprehensive building solutions, for clients across North America. SKA’s discerning clients select SKA for its reputation and commitment to quality, integrity, and innovation. With branch offices located throughout the southeast, including Asheville, Charlotte, and Wilmington, North Carolina, as well as, Charlottesville, Virginia and Charleston, South Carolina. SKA serves clients across a broad range of market sectors, including education, athletics, commercial, industrial, healthcare, transportation, multifamily housing, parks, entertainment, water resources and religious. To learn more about SKA, please visit http://skaeng.com.

SKA Consulting Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran. SKA Consulting Engineers does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual’s race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other proscribed category set forth in federal or state regulations. SKA Consulting Engineers is a drug-free environment.