Structural Engineering Group Leader - Buildings

Milwaukee, WI/Remote
Added: May 10, 2024

Ranked #3 as a Top Workplace, raSmith is a multi-disciplinary consulting civil and structural engineering and land surveying firm. 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 project and culture awards.

We currently have an opening for a Group Leader in our Structural Division to develop and lead our Buildings Group at our Brookfield office.

Structural Group Leader - Buildings - Hybrid, Remote Possible - Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead, mentor, develop, and grow the Structural Buildings Group
  • Organize and manage structural design efforts for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Manage, QC, and review structural design packages for submittal including plans, schedules, details and calculations.
  • Review and design structural systems for a variety of K-12, healthcare, commercial, retail, multi-family residential, industrial and institutional buildings
  • Manage PM’s, Project Engineers and BIM Techs
  • Setting and maintaining project budgets and overseeing projects
  • Active participation in business development activities including project pursuits, client management, and organizational involvement

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

Structural Group Leader - Buildings - Hybrid, Remote Possible - 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


Structural Group Leader - Buildings - Hybrid, Remote Possible - Skills/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Structural or Civil Engineering and ten (10) to fifteen (15) years of experience in the structural design of primary building systems with at least 5 years of experience as a project manager and manager-level responsibilities
  • Ten (10) plus years of design experience including structural design in structural steel, reinforced concrete, Prestressed Concrete, Wood, CMU, and other materials.
  • Experience with client interaction, business development, proposal development, and contract negotiation.
  • Wisconsin Professional Engineer Licensure required, Illinois Structural Engineer Licensure preferred.

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.