Structural EIT

Orlando, Florida
02 Sep 2016
11 Nov 2016
BI 0000KW
Contract Type
Full Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

At Jacobs our structural engineers are responsible for the structural design for new structures as well as existing structural upgrades. Our engineers design unique and challenging projects, and perform investigations to make expert recommendations to clients for various purposes.

  • Assist in structural computations and calculations in the analysis of concrete, steel, and timber structures and conducts calculation checks
  • Assist with design drawings, specifications, reports, and other project deliverables while working with the structural engineering team and other disciplines within the project team on a variety of government, commercial, and industrial projects.
  • Makes technical assumptions, thinks independently to complete assigned work, and draws engineering conclusions
  • Performs construction administration duties to ensure that construction, and installation conform to plans, and specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements.
  • Provide design inputs and reviews of other engineer's projects.
  • Attend meetings with clients and promote positive client contact with current or prospective clients.
  • Participate as a team member, contributing ideas and possible solutions, and leading on issues where appropriate.
  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the client.

  • BS in Civil Engineering discipline with emphasis in Structural engineering required
  • Minimum 2-4 years of related experience in vertical building design required
  • EIT required
  • Ability to obtain PE license within two years required
  • Strong skills using hand calculations and computer-assisted design software required to perform engineering tasks required
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required
  • AutoCAD, MicroStation, BIM, and Revit experience strongly preferred.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.