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Design Engineer - Minnetonka, MN

Minnetonka, MN, US, 55345

APG Headquarters



Job ID:  149401


Anchor Wall Systems, a CRH company, is the leading developer and licensor of concrete wall and hardscape systems. Anchor Wall Systems works with manufacturer licensees in the United States and more than 20 other countries to provide Anchor’s hardscape solutions to the local landscape and retail customer. We hold more than 70 U.S. and international patents.


Job Summary


Anchor Wall Systems (AWS) designs and develops proprietary, modular concrete landscaping and retaining wall products that can be manufactured on concrete block and/or concrete paver machines. AWS commercializes these proprietary products by licensing independent concrete block and paver producers in the US and in other countries to make and sell them under AWS’ well-recognized trademarks. Anchor Wall Systems’ objective is to increase market share for these products through licensee product sales.


  • Provide engineering services for AWS to carry on a successful licensing program
  • Prepare preliminary designs for national/international licensees
  • Assist in preparing design plans and specifications for the construction of walls in Minnesota
  • Prepare AutoCAD drawings and details
  • Address technical issues from our licensees and the engineering community
  • Continue to learn/research the behavior and performance of mechanically stabilized earth structures
  • Collaborate with the sales and marketing departments in preparation of brochures and technical manuals
  • Within one year, be able to do software training presentations with our licensees
  • Assist in the development of computer programs
  • Aid in the development of new products




  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Professional registration or obtainment of licensure within one year
  • Strong skills with AutoCAD
  • Ability to learn how to design and evaluate mechanically stabilized earth structures 


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Anchor Wall Systems, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Apr 16, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Engineer, Design Engineer, Construction, CAD, Drafting, Engineering