Structural Engineer - Entry Level

Job Title:   Structural Engineer - Entry Level 
Posted:   2/6/2019 
Location:   Cedar Rapids, IA 
Job Posting #:   1420 

Shive-Hattery's Cedar Rapids office has an opportunity for an entry level structural engineer with zero to two years of experience. You will live and work in a vibrant community where work-life balance is possible. You will work in a culture that values self-motivated people, appreciates problem solvers and provides opportunities you seek.


  • Graduate Civil Engineering student with a Structural Engineering emphasis
  • Master's in Structural Engineering is preferred but not required
  • Must be able to sit for the Iowa PE exam once required experience has been obtained
  • Must have good attention to detail.
  • Must be able to collaborate with other team members and have good interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Word and Excel; experience with RISA structural analysis programs and Revit desired


  • Work in a team setting with other structural team members and disciplines to work on a variety of structural projects across our market sectors
  • Provide design and drawing production support of projects in the structural discipline.
  • Additional responsibilities include shop drawing review, field data collections and field data entry.
  • Will work under the direct supervision and mentoring of several licensed structural engineers
  • Must be able to drive and have access to an automobile
  • Must have the ability to travel with some limited overnights
  • Must be able to climb ladders and work off of elevated platforms and open grating
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment required for specific clients and sites

Benefits go beyond financial (paid overtime, profit sharing, matching 401K, ownership opportunities).

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Apply Now  |  Back To Listing
Print Print