Structural Engineer - Buildings

Brookfield, WI/Remote
Added: May 10, 2024

raSmith is a multi-disciplinary consulting civil and structural engineering and land surveying firm. Our public and private clients come to us for creative and effective solutions for their projects. We work on projects nationwide from our seven locations in Wisconsin, Illinois and California.

At raSmith, our culture is focused on client service, quality and innovation. We strongly believe in work/life balance and employee development. These attributes and our family friendly atmosphere have led us to receive numerous awards for both innovative projects as well as local and national recognition as a Top Employer.

We currently have an opening for a Structural Engineer in our Brookfield, WI location. This position, either individually or as part of a team, is responsible for the overall design and coordination of structural building related projects from inception through completion of construction. A motivated individual in this position will be able to pursue numerous career paths within the realm of structural engineering consulting.

Structural Engineer - Buildings - Brookfield Responsibilities:

  • Organize and execute structural design efforts for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Design and layout structural engineering drawings for assigned projects/work assignments including the preparation of plans, schedules and details
  • Design structural systems of cast-in-place and precast concrete, structural steel, masonry and wood framing for a variety of healthcare, commercial, industrial, multi-family residential, mixed-use and institutional buildings
  • Prepare structural calculations for submittal to regulating authority
  • Perform and/or coordinate the review of shop drawing submittals
  • Perform construction site observation visits and prepare reports of site visits completed

The candidate hired may be eligible for a significant signing bonus.

Structural Engineer - Buildings – Brookfield - Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Structural or Civil Engineering and three to five years of experience in the structural design of building projects. A Master of Science degree in Structural or Civil Engineering is a plus
  • Working knowledge of various structural analysis and design programs including RISA 3D and RAM Structural System
  • Working knowledge of AutoDesk Revit
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledgeable in consulting and construction practices associated with design/bid/build, design/build and construction manager roles and responsibilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work independently

Structural Engineer - Buildings - Brookfield – Benefits:

We are dedicated to finding quality candidates and we offer a competitive compensation plan and excellent benefit package which includes the following:

  • Hybrid home/office-based work schedule
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Health Savings Account with corporate contribution and Flexible Spending Account options
  • Paid Time Off and Holiday programs
  • Paid parental leave
  • 401k Plan with immediate employee participation and a generous Company Match
  • Tuition and Professional Licensure/Certification Reimbursement program

We are proud to be an EOE/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disabled employer.

You are invited to visit our website at to learn more about our firm and see some project examples, videos and testimonials.