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Professional Positions

More details on the professional positions listed below are posted in ARCE Building main hallway.

If you are an employer who would like to have an available position posted on this page, please send an email to with the subject line "Professional Position" that contains the following information in the message body:

  • Company Name
  • Position Title
  • Position Location
  • Contact Person
  • Contact Phone
  • Contact Fax
  • Contact Email
  • Company Web Site
  • Link To Advertisement
  • Position Description (500 word maximum)


Out-of-State Positions

Gabbart & Woods


Gabbart and Woods is planning to add an entry level member to our team in Tahoe/Truckee.

Duties will include:

•Building REVIT models

•Extensive Interaction with Engineers and Architects

•ACAD drafting

Send resume to Dooley Riva at

To view the original advertisemtne, click here.

•Structural calculations Beauchamp Engineering, Inc.

Position Title - Entry level structural engineer

Position Description - Duties to include providing structural calculations, preparing structural plans and details, reviewing construction shop drawings, and field inspecting structural elements.

Qualifications Requirements -

  • EIT Certification preferred
  • Architectural Engineer (AE / ARCE) or BSCE degree
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge of Autodesk Revit BIM preferred

Position Location - Phoenix, AZ

Contact Person - Fred Sobottka, P.E. (ARCE 1994 Alumnus)

Contact Phone - 480.862.3602

Contact Email -

Company Web Site -

Nucor Corporation

Position Title - Design Engineer

Position Description - Assist in the Nucor Building Systems sales and profit effort by providing safe and efficient designs for low-rise steel building system. Assist in enhancement of current design software by providing suggestions and/or verification of engineering calculations.

Qualifications Requirements -

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering (with a focus in structural engineering) or in Structural Engineering
  • EIT status earned by passing the Fundamentals of Engineering exam
  • A pre-employment drug screening
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer
  • Professional Engineer registration is not required, but will be expected over time

Position Location - Brigham City, Utah

Contact Email -


In-State Positions 


Ehlen Spiess & Haight, Inc.

Ehlen Spiess & Haight, Inc., Structural Engineers seeks an entry-level structural  design engineer. We are a five-engineer firm whose current projects include rehabilitation and new construction of schools, hospitals, commercial, industrial, and high-end residential projects. Our engineers are fully involved with their projects, including meetings with clients, calculations  and detailing,  and construction observation.

Minimum requirements are Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering, computer proficiency, knowledge of AutoCAD, and excellent communication skills. June 2014  graduates are welcome to apply.

We will conduct on-campus interviews.  Please transmit  a cover letter  and resume beforeApril 22, 201 4 by email to


Lovelace Engineering, Inc. 

 A tremendous opportunity exists to join our team of previous Cal Poly Architectural Engineering graduates in a very friendly, comfortable working environment in beautiful San Diego. Our offices are located in Sorrento Valley just a few minutes from Del Mar beach. We are an extremely busy office with many new interesting current and future projects, and we offer a great learning experience. 

Position Title: Structural Design Engineer 

Requirements: B.S. Degree in Architectural Engineering. Good communication skills are required. Proficiency with “Autocad” is desired. 

Description of position: Full time, entry level engineering position, available immediately upon graduation. The position will primarily involve structural analysis and design of residential and commercial building structures. 

Application procedures: Email your resume 

Company Information/Contact: Lovelace Engineering, Inc. 

5930 Cornerstone Court W, Suite 100 

San Diego, CA 92121 

Contact: Miles Lovelace, President 

(858) 535-9111 x304 

(858) 535-1989 fax 


WA Associates

Project Engineer (Structural Engineering):
Professional Engineer with a minimum of 3 years experience with a Master of Structural Engineering or 5 year Bachelor of Architectural Engineering. Must be proficient in Autocad.  Proficiency in Revit preferred.


Staff Engineer (Structural Engineering):
Graduate of a Master of Structural Engineering or 5 year Bachelor of Architectural Engineering program.  Must be proficient in Autocad.  Proficiency in Revit preferred.


A working understanding of the design of wood, steel, concrete and masonry are expected. Engineers are expected to be pursuing their Structural Engineer’s License or PE License, respectively.  Educational opportunities are available.


Job Description:
Position offers great growth opportunity for individuals looking to advance their careers by taking charge of a diverse range of projects and building types, within an established A&SE Multi-Disciplinary firm in San Rafael, CA. Projects consist of residential, multifamily housing, commercial, civic, utility, fire stations, police stations, community centers, forensic engineering, etc.

We offer the following benefits:
 Competitive Salary
, Paid holidays, vacation, Health Insurance
, Bonus consideration
, 401K 
Profit sharing.


Zeltmacher Structural Design

·         Company Name – Zeltmacher Structural Design Engineering, Inc.

·         Position Title – Engineer-in-Training (EIT) / Professional Engineer (PE)

·         Position Location – Visalia, California (San Joaquin Valley)

·         Contact Person – Andrew Randolph / Ryan Fitzpatrick

·         Contact Phone – 559.553.0337

·         Contact Email –

·         Company Web Site –

Zeltmacher is a small firm located in the historic downtown business district of Visalia. Our services cover all structural design facets from schematic design to construction administration, with a high proportion of our projects focusing on industrial and commercial Structural Engineering. We are hiring an additional engineer in response to steady growth in our business, and are committed to mentoring an EIT toward their career goals. 

The following skills are required for entry level:

·         BS in in ARCE or CE

·         EIT certificate or PE license

·         Experienced in AutoCAD, Risa, Enercalc, Revit      

·         Able to balance independent work within a strong team

·         Knowledge of Steel, Timber, Masonry, and Concrete design

·         Familiarity with the current IBC and CBC

Zeltmacher offers a competitive salary, health and retirement benefits, flexible hours and other benefits.  To apply, please send a resume to:

Enertia Designs

  • Company Name:  Enertia Designs
  • Position Title : Structural Project Engineer
  • Position Location: San Francisco
  • Contact Person: Jefferson Chen
  • Contact Phone:  415-515-0403
  • Contact Fax: 415-333-3375
  • Contact Email:
  • Company Web Site:
  • Link To Advertisement
  • Position Description:

We are a small structural engineering / design firm located in SOMA District (1 block from Civic Center BART Station). We provide a full range of structural services throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with a special emphasis on new residential buildings and alterations and seismic upgrades of existing structures. We also participate in architectural design for well-rounded industry knowledge.  Our staff is dedicated to providing our clients with high quality and technically competent structural engineering and design services.

The firm is seeking an entry-level engineer with the following requirements:

* BS in Civil or Structural Engineering from an accredited university
* Experienced in AutoCAD, Excel, Word, Risa, ETABS;  Bilingual in Chinese a plus
* Detail oriented and self motivated
* Excellent verbal and written skills
* Ability to work effectively as a part of team and independently

Position offers great growth opportunity for individuals looking to advance their careers by taking charge of challenging projects. Compensation would commensurate with experience and ability.  We offer competitive salary, flexible hours, Bonus consideration and other benefits.

To Apply:

Hinman Consulting Engineers has positions available.

Please follow this link for more information.

Posted 11.25.13



Position Title: Designer

Position Location: Sacramento, CA

Contact Person: Elena Livanis, Human Resources Coordinator

Contact Phone: (916) 558-1900

Contact Fax: N/A

 Contact Email:

 Company Web Site:

Link To Advertisement:

Job Summary:

We are currently seeking an Designer to join our Northern California Structural Engineering team.  This position is based out of our Sacramento office. The Designer is an entry-level designer working toward the ultimate goal of being a licensed Engineer. This person provides structural analysis support to project team(s) and produces calculations as assigned from sketches or instructions. This individual assists with project administration in direct support of studio project management. This person may review and develop BIM/CAD drawings as directed in support of project team(s),

Essential Functions:

  • Provides BIM/CAD support to project team(s); produces BIM/CAD drawings as assigned from sketches, verbal instructions, or notes.
  • Provides structural analysis support to project team(s); produces calculations as assigned from sketches, verbal   instructions, or notes.
  • Conducts project analysis and research as directed.
  • Demonstrates understanding of plans, sections, details, and elevations.
  • Becomes familiar with terms inherent in building design and construction.
  • Provides non-BIM/CAD computer software support of project team(s) as requested.
  • Understands time management and completes tasks on schedule.
  • Assists with project administration in direct support of studio project management.
  • Learns and applies office standards of design, quality control, and production.
  • Produces accurate work as a part of project team(s).

Knowledge, Skill, and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural, or Architectural Engineering
  • 0-2+ years structural design experience.
  • Basic skills in AutoCAD and Revit.
  • Intermediate skills in MS Excel and MS Outlook.
  • Basic skills in MS Word and MS PowerPoint.
  • Structural internship experience preferred.

Posted 11.25.13

Howe Partners Inc.

Position Title - Entry level structural engineer

Position Description - C.W. Howe Partners Inc. is looking for an individual with a solid base of structural theory, fundamentals and design to join our team.   The CWH team is comprised of 6 engineers, 2 draftsmen and one office manager.  At the entry level you will learn design, analysis and detailing for custom residential, commercial, mixed use, hospitality, private schools, retaining walls, hillside pools and multi-family projects throughout the Los Angeles area.  You will be mentored by several engineers in the office with experience ranging from 2 years to 25 years.  Please see our website for more information.

Position Location - Los Angeles, Ca

Contact Person - Katie Baad

Contact Phone - 310.838.0380 x 115

Contact Email -

Company Web Site -

Lovelace Engineering

Position Title - Structural Design Engineer

Position Description - Full time “entry level” engineering position, available immediately. The position will primarily involve structural analysis and design of residential and commercial building structures.

Qualifications Requirements - B.S. Degree in Architectural Engineering.  Course in timber design and good communication skills are required.  “Autocad” skills are desired.

Position Location - San Diego, CA

Contact Person - Miles Lovelace

Contact Email -


HSA Associates

Position Title - Entry level structural design engineer

Position Description - The employee will get exposed to all aspects of running a design engineering office with excellent advancement opportunities.

Qualifications Requirements -

  • Equally comfortable with timber, steel, and concrete designs

Position Location - La Mirada, CA

Contact Person - Ajit Randhava, S.E.

Contact Email -

**Also contact ARCE Professor John Lawson through email

Acies Engineering

Position Title - Electrical (Lighting & Power) Engineer/Designer/Drafter

Position Description - Assists project engineers with all aspects of the project from proposal to final engineered design. Duties include performing site survey, Title24 calculation, lighting & power plan design and layout, panel schedule, load calculation, single line design and product specification. Conducts quality control checks of construction documents and coordinates with Architects, Structural, Civil, and Mechanical Engineers.

Qualifications Requirements -

  • AutoCAD experience
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. and have supporting documentation

Position Location - Sunnyvale, CA

Contact Person - Diana Cicen

Contact Phone - 408.522.5255

Contact Fax - 408.522.5260

Contact Email -

Company Web Site -



Position Title - Design Engineer

Position Description - The position involves providing structural engineering design and analysis in concrete, steel, wood, and masonry under the supervision of a senior structural engineer.

Qualifications Requirements -

  • Experience in ETABS, SAP, RISA, RAM, Enercalc, AutoCAD, REVIT is helpful
  • Must be self-motivated, creative, have effective communication skills, and a keen interest in structural engineering
  • Master's degree is preferred

Position Location - Los Angeles, CA

Contact Person - Craig Chamberlain

Contact Phone - 323.596.2300

Contact Fax - 323.5962304

Contact Email -

Company Web Site -

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