Jacobs Structural (Bridge) EIT (May or August 2018 graduate) in San Antonio, Texas

Structural (Bridge) EIT (May or August 2018 graduate)


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.

Position Summary

In this role, the Structural (Bridge) EIT will assist Engineers by performing the routine aspects of structural engineering assignments, subsequently providing familiarity with the programs, staff, and operating procedures of the company. The Structural (Bridge) EIT will work on a variety of projects pertaining to transportation projects.

Under close and frequent supervision, incumbent assists Engineers byperforming the routine aspects of civil/structural engineering assignments,subsequently providing familiarity with the programs, staff, and operating proceduresof the company.

Work expectations:

  • Performs civil/structural design calculationsfor wood, concrete, structural steel, and masonry structures, to includebridges and transportation related projects. Also performs sketches, technicalcomparisons and similar technical work as required by assignment.

  • Coordinates project assignments with those ofother engineers and technicians in his/her discipline group.

  • Reviews drawings supplied by vendors,clients, and engineers and architects and recommends necessary changes

  • Researches code issues and works with City,State, and County officials.

  • Researches design options and documentsfindings

  • Assists with other duties assigned by ProjectEngineers and/or Project Managers.

  • May attend kick-off and design reviewmeetings, and interacts with clients as his or her level of experienceprogresses


  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Structural Engineering is required

  • Masters of Structural Engineering is preferred

  • GPA of 3.0 is required

  • Should have an EIT certification, or have the ability to take the Fundamentals of Engineering exam within six months of hire.

  • Minimum 1 internships experience with AutoCADD and Microstation is preferred

  • Minimum 1 internship experience with design of bridges is required

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.

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-Texas-San Antonio

Travel No

Req ID: BI 0003YK