Jan 01, 2022

Full-time Staff (Structural) Engineer

  • SSG Structural Engineers
  • San Luis Obispo, CA, USA
Full time Engineering Civil Engineer Structural Engineer

Job Description


Under the direction of a Principal Engineer, gives instruction and performs responsible professional structural engineering design and review for approval of plans, design, and specifications; performs professional structural engineering reviews of plans, design, and specifications for compliance with building code requirements, city ordinances, and State and Federal statutes; personally checks the structural calculations and designs of the highest complexity requiring a working knowledge of sophisticated design procedures; provides structural engineering staff-advisory service; consults with architects, contractors, geotechnical engineers, and other engineers on structural design, code requirements, and soils data; works with field inspection staff on activities relating to both plan detail approvals and construction procedures; coordinates architectural and structural plan development with electrical, mechanical, and plumbing plan checking processes; performs special studies and assists in formulation and preparation of technical charts, etc. for plan checking and inspection staff; possesses knowledge of current seismic design and evaluation methodology; may coordinate specialized structural work of consultants; performs other related duties as required.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Architectural or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 2 years full time paid professional experience in similar or equivalent position 
  • Proficiency with Autodesk products
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Communication skills a must
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Humble
  • EIT Certification
  • RECOMMENDED: Valid Certificate of Registration as a Civil Engineer (P.E.) or  Structural Engineer (S.E.) issued by the California State Board of Registration of Civil and Professional Engineers (must be kept valid during term of employment)

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience in an office environment
  • Construction experience

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary to be commensurate with experience.
  • Hourly pay with overtime
  • Small group health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k retirement program with match
  • Paid time off
  • Paid sick leave
  • Continuing education program
  • PE & SE testing education & fees
  • SSG offers a comprehensive benefits package. For more information, please visit https://ssgse.com/careers/

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