Jacobs Structural Engineer in Gainesville, Florida

Structural Engineer


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of 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.

Support our building and infrastructure projects in Southeast U.S. and other regions and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.

As an Entry-level Structural Engineer, you will work with the Engineering and Design Group supporting multi-discipline design projects. The work will typically involve structural analysis and design of reinforced concrete, reinforced masonry, structural steel, aluminum components, etc. the ideal candidate should be able to work independently and with minimal supervision to complete study documents, structural design and analyses, structural specifications, and engineering reports.

Working with other members of the team, you will collaborate in multi-discipline team environment in the evaluation, design, coordination, and execution of projects for our clients. You will assist in the preparation of technical documents and reports, and perform structural analyses and calculations using industry software; such as MathCAD, STAAD, RAM, Visual Analysis, etc. Read, interpret and apply codes and standards to structural design; such as ASTM, IBC, ACI, AISC, etc. Perform field activities such as observation of construction activities. Review construction submittals for conformance to contract and design documents.Candidate skills should include good oral and written communications, strong data analysis & technical problem solving, strong organizational skills, multitasking ability, excellent computer skills and team-oriented work practices.

If you are up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.



The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited civil engineering program with emphasis in structural engineering

  • Basic knowledge of structural engineering

  • Knowledge of Windows environment and software applications including Microsoft Office Suite

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Fundamentals of Engineering (aka EIT) exam passed or ability to pass within 12 months of employment

  • M.S. or M.E. degree in Civil Engineering with Structural emphasis from an ABET accredited engineering program

  • Basic working knowledge of steel, concrete, masonry Some experience in structural design and analysis

  • Field Experience

CH2M is now Jacobs, join us and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improve communities across the United States. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Florida-Gainesville

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Req ID: BIA0001VX

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