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Civil/Structural Engineer

Tacoma, WA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Full time licensed professional civil engineer with emphasis on steel design. Responsibilities include design and review of structures from concept through construction. Working with contractors and providing construction support. Prepare code based criteria, develop and debug math models. Will work on a variety of projects, primary focus will be on cranes.


Minimum Qualifications

  • US Civil PE License (Any state is acceptable)

  • Knowledge of AISC and IBC codes

  • Experience designing bolted and welded connections

  • 4 years of experience with Finite Element Analysis

  • Experience Drafting Complex Steel Structures

  • Must be able to work in the United States. This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications

  • US Structural SE License

  • SAP2000 Experience Experience with Non-Linear Time History FEA Analysis

  • Master of Science or Master of Engineering

  • AutoCAD/Inventor/Solidworks Experience

  • Experience with Cranes

  • Experience designing bolted and welded connections.

  • Familiarity with CMAA, AIST, and/or FEM standards and Codes


Casper, Phillips & Associates is providing the compensation range that the company in good faith believes it might pay and offer for this position. This range is based on the successful applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, soft skills, networking, and intangible skills. Casper, Phillips & Associates reserves the right to offer a successful candidate more or less compensation than the posted range depending on circumstances not related to an applicant’s sex or other status protected by local, state, and/or federal law. Casper, Phillips & Associates is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, or political affiliation.


Base Salary Estimates

Licensed PE: $85,000 - $115,000

Licensed SE: $100,000 - $130,000

Benefit Package: Employer funded/provided healthcare plan with monthly health savings account (HSA) contributions ($3,800/year). Dental and Vision insurance coverage. Performance based bonuses. Paid sick leave, paid vacation, paid holiday (6 weeks total paid time off per year). SARSEP (simplified employee pension) retirement plan with no vesting period. CP&A participate in Washington State family leave; paid parental leave (both maternal and paternal) 90% of salary up to $1,427 per week for 12 weeks.

Notice to Third Party Agencies

Casper, Phillips & Associates does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters, employment agencies, or other staffing services. Unsolicited resumes include any resume or hiring document sent to Casper, Phillips & Associates in the absence of a signed Service Agreement where Casper, Phillips & Associates has expressly requested recruitment/staffing services specific to the position at hand. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers or other business leaders, will become the property of Casper, Phillips & Associates and Casper, Phillips & Associates will have the right to hire that candidate without reservation. No fee or other compensation will be owed or paid to the recruiter, employment agency, or other staffing service.

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