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USG Corporation Project Engineer (Construction Systems Lab) in Libertyville, Illinois

USG is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. For more than 115 years, Chicago-based USG has developed award-winning wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. With almost 7,000 employees across North America and operations around the world, we are steadfastly committed to our core values: safety, innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity and efficiency. We’re big enough that our professionals have the resources to make a difference, yet small enough that you’re not just a number. You’ll work on key initiatives and build strong relationships across the company that will position USG for growth into the future. USG offers work-life balance, specialist and general/managerial career paths, promotion from within, exceptional benefits, and incredible long-term career opportunities for the right finance professionals. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate milestone anniversaries with us – find out how you can join our team and build your career with USG: You can also visit learn more about what’s happening at USG.

Position Description:

  1. Design and engineer solutions for wall, floor/ceiling, and roofing system applications for both residential and commercial construction markets utilizing gypsum and cement based panel products.

  2. Conduct product and system testing to validate these solutions meet required performance.

  3. Conduct third party certification testing to demonstrate compliance with building codes and stated performance claims.

  4. Provide technical support for field applications, product literature and quality control manuals. Work closely with Manufacturing, Manufacturing Technical Services and Performance Substrates Lab on new product development and product quality.

  5. Represent USG and help lead developments in industry associations, building codes, standards and professional societies.__

  6. Know, practice, & enforce the safe use of all equipment & materials employed in the course of assigned work. Conduct activities in a safe manner, observing all safety and environmental regulations.

  7. Bachelor degree in Mechanical or Structural engineering required.

  8. Practical construction experience with gypsum & concrete panel applications preferred.

  9. Experienced in statistical data analysis, experimental design techniques and have a solid working knowledge of AutoCAD.__

  10. Organizational & planning skills to identify issues, develop project plan, and execute in timely & efficient manner to achieve project objectives.

  11. Salary mid-point may be adjusted based upon skills & experience of candidate.

Job: *Research

Organization: *Research-CIC.Construction Systems-151-22

Title: Project Engineer (Construction Systems Lab)

Location: Illinois-Libertyville

Requisition ID: RES10169

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.