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RMJ & Associates

RMJ is a small consulting engineering firm established in 1956 with a long history of outstanding customer service and client loyalty. Our projects are mostly commercial with an emphasis in retail tenant, retail shell, grocery stores, small mixed use, and hospitality. Communication with clients and providing them with quality and creative design solutions are the keys to the success of our firm.

Job Title: Project Engineer

Job Start Date: Monday, July 24, 2017

Job Description:

RMJ and Associates is seeking an enthusiastic, entry level Structural Project Engineer, or mid level Project Manager for our San Leandro Office.

We offer a competitive salary, health care benefits, flexible hours and a casual, friendly work environment. Salary will be commensurate with experience. San Leandro office is close to BART and many downtown amenities.

Job Requirements:

Required Qualifications:
Bachelors degree in Engineering, or similar discipline from ABET Accredited University
1-2 years minimum experience
California EIT
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
Strong knowledge of AutoCAD with the ability to prepare and modify AutoCAD drawings
Excellent oral/written communication and analytical skills

The ideal candidate will be:
**Familiar with all aspects of construction document preparation and capable of independently making design decisions and preparing the construction document package.
**A registered California P.E, or in process of obtaining.
**Proficient with the use of computers including spreadsheets, word processing, and engineering software, and ability to prepare electronic design calculation documents thru RISA and Enercalc
**Able to work collaboratively on a project team.
**Able to plan ones' own time and manage the time of others, as needed.
**Able to problem solve, complete assigned tasks efficiently, and exercise sound engineering judgment.

Responsibilities and Job Duties may include:
*Assist with and preparation of structural plans and calculations
*CAD drawings, including plans, details and sections.
*Daily written and verbal communication with architects and general contractors
*Construction administration including RFI responses and local site visits

Contact us about this job by sending email to jhaines@rmjse.com

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Arup

At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to deliver technical excellence, innovation, and value to clients, while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 13,000 people globally. Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. Adapting to the ever changing environment, our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world.

Job Title: Senior Structural Engineer

Job Start Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Job Description:

Our San Francisco office is seeking a Senior Structural Engineer to support our buildings projects. You will work as an integrated member of multi-disciplinary teams on a wide variety of project types. Our projects cover a wide range of project types, scales, from mixed-use developments, high rise towers, sculpture and health care.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

• Leadership of structural engineering teams involved with the engineering design and optimization of complex building structures
• Prepare and review drawings detailing the systems designed
• Prepare and review drawings and detailing of the systems designed
• Supervise the preparation of submittals
• Report writing
• Coordination of work with engineers of other disciplines
• Project and team administration duties
• Attend meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs and discuss design issues with them
• Business development capabilities
• Commercial Financial Awareness
• Client communication and participation in work to win new clients and projects

Job Requirements:

• Masters Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering with a sound knowledge of civil engineering fundamentals
• PE and SE licensed
• Skills in seismic engineering especially in non-linear analysis, performance base design. Hands on detailing required
• Good communication & people skills, team player
• Ability to be a leading member of the structural group
• Have project and staff management experience
• Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment
• Must be highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges

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DCI Engineers

DCI Engineers is a leading structural and civil engineering firm with ten office locations; Seattle & Spokane, Washington; Portland, Oregon; San Diego, Irvine, San Francisco and Los Angeles, California; Austin, Texas; Anchorage, Alaska; and Denver, Colorado. Our various offices provide unique and challenging opportunities for our employees to gain experience and develop expertise at a rapid pace. In addition, our vibrant company culture promotes a collaborative approach to design and focuses on providing a rewarding work environment for employees. DCI is also proud to offer a diverse array of benefits to those who are a part of our team.

Job Title: Structural Project Engineer

Job Start Date: Friday, June 30, 2017

Job Description:

DCI Engineers is a leading structural and civil engineering firm with ten office locations; Seattle & Spokane, Washington; Portland, Oregon; San Diego, Irvine, San Francisco and Los Angeles, California; Austin, Texas; Anchorage, Alaska; and Denver, Colorado. Our various offices provide unique and challenging opportunities for our employees to gain experience and develop expertise at a rapid pace. In addition, our vibrant company culture promotes a collaborative approach to design and focuses on providing a rewarding work environment for employees. DCI is also proud to offer a diverse array of benefits to those who are a part of our team.

Our San Francisco office is currently seeking a Structural Project Engineer.

Requirements:
•5-10 years of steel, concrete, wood and masonry design project experience
•Experience with design of all categories of seismic and gravity framing systems for every building and material type
•Excellent communication and customer service skills
•Structural Engineering degree from an ABET accredited university
•PE required, SE desired

Please email your resume and cover letter, indicating which position and office location interests you.

Job Requirements:

Requirements:
•5-10 years of steel, concrete, wood and masonry design project experience
•Experience with design of all categories of seismic and gravity framing systems for every building and material type
•Excellent communication and customer service skills
•Structural Engineering degree from an ABET accredited university
•PE required, SE desired

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Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc.

Job Title: Structural REVIT / CAD Modeler

Job Start Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Job Description:

FORELL / ELSESSER ENGINEERS is seeking an individual to be a contributor to the firm’s Building Information Modeling (BIM) capabilities. The ideal candidate will be a professional who can do production work in a team environment for this award-winning San Francisco-based structural engineering firm. Individuals with diverse backgrounds in architecture or construction who are seeking a change are also encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

• As part of a collaborative team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the production of quality structural Revit / BIM models and construction document packages across a multitude of challenging projects.

Forell/Elsesser offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401 (k) plan and profit sharing. Qualified candidates should forward their resumes and cover letter to recruiting@forell.com. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Job Requirements:

Education and Experience:
Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate how their experience, technical skills and desire for career growth can contribute to firm success. The ideal candidate possesses:

• Technical training from an Autodesk Authorized Training Center or similar program, or work experience sufficient to have gained proficiency with Revit Structure modeling and detailing using Revit and AutoCAD in the A/E/C industry.
• A professional degree in a related discipline and experience with other 3D modeling beyond Autodesk Revit is a plus.

Key Competencies:
• Demonstrated proficiency in Revit Structure and/or Architecture, and AutoCAD.
• Excellent organization and time management skills; ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously and under multiple deadlines.
• Ability to anticipate, identify and resolve problems.
• Good communication skills and desire to work in a collaborative team environment

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Forell/Elsesser Engineers, Inc.

Job Title: Project Engineer

Job Start Date: Monday, June 12, 2017

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for design and delivery of quality structural projects from design through construction administration often working on several projects concurrently. Work includes performing calculations, modeling and analysis for structural integrity and compliance with applicable construction codes as well as site visits/observation, responding to RFI’s and reviewing submittals, and preparation of reports.

Applicants should be proficient in steel, concrete, and masonry construction as well as the production of contract documents, experience with construction is a plus. We are also interested in candidates with a strong understanding of various structural analysis and modeling software platforms. Software currently in use: ETABS, SAP2000, PERFORM, RISA, AutoCAD and Revit.

The ideal candidate will possess strong communication skills and the ability to work well with others. We are looking for someone with excellent technical skills and a strong desire to learn and grow in our industry and who wants to join an exciting and thoughtful team that actively encourages and supports individual professional growth through ongoing education, training, and mentoring.

Forell/Elsesser offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401 (k) plan and profit sharing.

Qualified candidates should forward their resumes and cover letter to recruiting@forell.com. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Job Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree in civil/structural engineering
2-5 years’ experience
Familiarity with prevalent seismic design methodologies and codes
Familiarity with Revit
PE license

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KPFF Consulting Engineers - San Francisco

KPFF civil and structural engineers are driven by a commitment to our core values of Excellence, Trust, Relationships, Stability, and Passion. In 2017 our San Francisco office is proud to celebrate its 25th anniversary of providing creative, practical solutions for projects of all kinds, scales and industries. Our unique history has led us to establish a culture that focuses our energy and our passion on our clients, our projects, and our people. Firm wide, KPFF has been in business since 1960, growing from a single office in Seattle to become a nationally recognized firm with more than a 1,000 team members and 25 offices throughout the United States.

We collaborate with our clients utilizing the advantages of VDC with BIM tools as a way of visualizing, coordinating and tracking systems. Our office employs Lean Design and Construction tools and participates in a variety of project delivery methods in order to further integrate design and construction.

Our supportive and fun work environment allows for flexibility for families and encourages work/life balance. We offer generous benefits, a competitive salary and pay you for every hour you work. KPFF is a global firm with more than 25 offices and collective professional registrations in all 50 states.

Learn more about KPFF Consulting Engineers by visiting our website at www.kpff.com and our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/KPFF.SanFrancisco.

KPFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Title: Structural Engineer (All Levels)

Job Start Date: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Job Description:

KPFF San Francisco is seeking Structural Engineers of all levels with experience in building design for both new construction and renovation. Our ideal candidate is ambitious and entrepreneurial and is interested in developing and maintaining a stable client base, as well as, excellent working relationships with developers, architects and general contractors.

To succeed at KPFF you:

• Are self-motivated and strive for excellence in all aspects
• Have effective organizational skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Consistently think beyond rote training to thoughtfully and creatively design structural solutions
• Display a desire for growth and welcome advancement opportunities
• Welcome the collaborative and iterative process that comes with designing world-class
buildings
• Participate in planning and supporting the Strategic Vision of the office

At KPFF, you control your destiny – the work you put in equates directly to your success and compensation. Careers at KPFF are driven by individual accomplishments and successful projects. That means your dedication, attitude and talent drives your professional growth. We work in dynamic teams with open communication and strong mentorship from senior-level staff. KPFF encourages innovation and continuous quality improvement in our work unencumbered by bureaucratic behavior. Professional development and on the job training is an everyday event as is your direct interaction with owners, architect and contractors.

Job Requirements:

Entry-level Applicants:

-- Must possess Degree in Structural Engineering
-- Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
-- Master’s Degree, Structural License and Revit Capabilities are a plus

Experienced Applicants:

-- 4+ Years of Experience
-- Professional License
-- Master’s Degree Preferred
-- Structural License and Revit Capabilities are a plus

To submit an application, please visit our website at www.kpff.com/careers

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Tipping Structural Engineers

Since 1983, Tipping Structural Engineers has been pushing the boundaries of engineering to achieve our clients’ business and project goals. We unite fresh perspectives, courageous creativity, technical mastery, and an advanced understanding of structural behavior to bring the greatest value in structural and seismic design to our clients’ projects. Our innovation and expertise have been recognized by our peers (NCSEA, SEAOC, SEAONC, and ATC/SEI) with 37 awards for excellence in engineering across 19 projects thus far.

Tipping is a firm that cultivates continual improvement and growth. We actively support innovation, continuous learning, knowledge sharing, and the personal growth and development of our staff and principals. We work to build collaborative relationships within our firm, and with our clients, design-and-construction partners, and vendors. Moreover, we seek to unleash enthusiasm, creativity, passion, and a sense of ownership and responsibility in all our members in order to create the best workplace possible.

(Copyright 2017 Tipping Structural Engineers; all rights reserved and protected.)

Job Title: Structural Engineer

Job Start Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Job Description:

If you recognize yourself described below and are interested in working within an organization such as ours, please send a cover letter introducing yourself to us, along with a resume, to resumes[at]tippingstructural[dot]com.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage diversity in the workplace. Local candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Requirements:

• You have 3 to 7 years’ engineering experience; a master’s in structural engineering; and a professional engineer's license in the State of California.

• You have an interest in structural design that is oriented toward high-performance and sustainability.

• You have demonstrable technical expertise in building design/engineering:
o Mastery of statistics
o Good understanding of dynamic behavior of structures, including nonlinear behavior
o Good understanding current standards of practice: ASCE 7, ASCE 41, CBC, ACI, AISC, NDS
o Ability to solve engineering problems independently and catch errors before they impact a project
o Awareness of project budgets and the ability to wisely tailor your work to meet them
o Evidence that you can take independent, responsible charge of increasing proportions of a project
o Drawings, sketches, and details that convey your intent in design but that leaves little room for misinterpretation by the builder
o Reporting on your calculations or analyses employs visual elements of presentation to convey the significant aspects of your findings considering the audience for which they are prepared.

• Facility with AutoCAD, Revit, PERFORM-3D, RAM Structural System, RAM Concept, and RISA would be a plus.

• You enjoy collaborating with others to create positive contributions; you seek to grow your interpersonal skills and social intelligence.

• You are adaptable; you have a sense of pride in excellent performance and continually innovate for learning and improvement.

• You are self-challenging, practice questioning your assumptions and redefining problems.

• You are passionate about contributing to and supporting the long-term vision of the organization you belong to.

(Copyright 2017 Tipping Structural Engineers; all rights reserved and protected.)

Contact us about this job by sending email to resumes@tippingstructural.com

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KPW Structural Engineers, Inc.

Founded in 2007, KPW has experienced steady growth to reach our current level of 23 employees. From our scenic waterfront office location in Oakland’s vibrant Jack London Square district, our employees work on challenging projects in the academic, commercial, healthcare, high-tech, life sciences, retail, and residential markets. KPW encourages strong professional and career development while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. We foster a sense of teamwork which is supported through clearly defined and equitable profit sharing, internal training and education programs. Our firm’s size enables us to be big enough to handle large scale projects, while remaining small enough to maintain a relaxed and casual atmosphere that allows ample opportunities for personal interaction with our experienced principals and associates.

Job Title: Project Engineer

Job Start Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Job Description:

KPW is committed to diversity in the workplace, and we place particular importance on enthusiastic people who are motivated and dedicated to developing their careers as structural engineering design professionals. Minimum qualifications are a B.S. in Civil or Architectural Engineering. Master’s Degree is preferred for entry-level positions and PE or SE licensure is a plus.

Job Requirements:

KPW is seeking staff engineers with 0-3 years of experience and licensed project engineers with 3-10 years of experience.

Learn more about KPW Structural Engineers, Inc. by visiting our website.

Holmes Structures

Holmes Structures is a California structural engineering firm, with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco. We are part of the New Zealand based Holmes Group, with offices around the Pacific Rim.

Compelled by the possibilities, we are relentlessly pursuing Why – to create what is Best. We ask great questions, do great thinking, and deliver beautiful design.

Holmes pushes boundaries. We put no limits on individual potential. Basing rewards and advancement on achievements and entrepreneurship, not just seniority. This also means taking an imaginative and resourceful approach to projects, challenging established convention, and using cutting-edge technologies. If you are a person who pushes the boundaries – in your achievements, interests, and abilities – then we want you as part of our energetic and collaborative teams.

Job Title: Project Engineer

Job Start Date: Monday, November 21, 2016

Job Description:

We are seeking structural engineers with 5+ years design experience for our San Francisco and Los Angeles offices; M.S. degree in Structural Engineering and PE license are preferred.

Job Requirements:

Job Requirements:
 5+ years working in the field of structural engineering
 B.S. and/or M.S. in Civil / Structural Engineering
 Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in California
 Seismic design experience or education
 Coaching/mentoring skills
 Presentation skills to contribute to team talks, technical sessions and project presentations
 Computer software skills: Advanced MS Excel, Intermediate ETABS, SAP, Risa (or equivalent)
 Sound technical skills: understands structural engineering design principles
 Curious; Helpful; Resourceful; Pragmatic

Send your resume with cover letter to hr@holmesstructures.com

Contact us about this job by sending email to christine.hall@holmesstructures.com

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