Staff Structural Engineer

Job Posted 7/2/2023
Kleinfelder Inc
Denver, CO
United States
Category Wind Jobs
Job Description
Take Your Design Career to the Next Level

Are you ready to be challenged, make a difference, and experience professional growth in your career? Kleinfelder's Design team is looking for you! From bridge and structural engineering to civil, electrical, mechanical, and process engineering, Kleinfelder's collaborative Design Services create synergy across multiple disciplines.

Step into Your New Role

Kleinfelder's Denver, CO office is seeking a creative, highly talented, Structural Engineer to support solar, gas, power, and transportation projects nationally. This position will include delivery of industry-specific solutions to our clients.

+ The ideal candidate will have excellent written skills.

+ Be able to organize priorities.

+ Foundation Design and Detailing.

+ Steel Structure Design and Detailing: primarily for non-building structures including solar, wall and substation equipment.

+ Construction shoring design, including sheet piling and trench boxes.

+ Retaining wall design

+ Build relationships with pile suppliers, geotechnical consultants, and structural Engineer of Records.

+ Write scopes of work.

+ Draft geotechnical investigation, pile testing, wind study and corrosion study.

+ Schedule and manage pile pull tests for projects.

+ Pile corrosion design mitigation design.

+ Proficiency with LPILE, MathCAD, structural design programs.

+ Be able to pro-actively troubleshoot and problem-solve with practical, client-focused solutions

+ Be able to interface with the civil design team to develop and value-engineer practical, fit-for-use geotechnical engineering solutions.


+ Bachelor’s degree in civil/structural engineering from an ABET accredited college

+ Master’s degree in structural engineering (preferred)

+ 3-6 years of relevant experience in structural engineering design. Candidates with a Master’s Degree may enter with 2 years of experience.

+ EIT/FE certification or the ability to obtain certification within one year is preferred

Move Forward with Kleinfelder

Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 85 offices in the US, Canada, and Australia. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose - together, we deliver.

Progress with an Employer that Values You

Kleinfelder is an inclusive organization free from discrimination. We are a stronger organization when we are a diverse workforce and believe that through diversity, equity, and inclusion comes creativity, innovation, and unity. We are proud to offer the following:

Benefits: Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays. The expected salary range for the position is displayed in accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. Final agreed upon compensation is based upon individual qualifications and experience. Salary range $48,000-80,000

Career Development: We are committed to investing in the professional development of our staff, offering each employee every opportunity to grow, develop, and take control of their career paths. We support these efforts through reimbursements for continuing education as well as many of the expenses associated with trainings and certifications, and opportunities for career development through our internal Mentoring Program.

Equal Opportunity: Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans. (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)


Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder.

Job ID: 2023-5785

External Company Name: Kleinfelder Inc

External Company URL:

Street: 707 17th Street, Suite 3000

Location: US-CO-Denver

United States