Jobs – Junior / Intermediate Engineer – Atlanta

Posted on 05.30.24


Post Date: May 31, 2024
Close Date: Open until filled
Location: Atlanta, GA

EQUILIBRIUM is looking for a Junior/Intermediate Engineer to join our team in Atlanta.

EQUILIBRIUM is an award-winning mid-sized consulting Structural Engineering firm working on a diverse range of ambitious projects both locally and internationally. EQUILIBRIUM was founded in Vancouver in 1998 with a focus on progressive and innovative building projects, sustainability-oriented construction, and particularly projects utilizing timber construction.

While still based in Vancouver, BC, we are growing our presence in the US and France with our offices in Atlanta, GA and Paris respectively.

We have many exciting projects on the go in the US including two large projects at Georgia Tech, a large mass timber corporate office building in California, a mass timber guitar-shaped airport terminal in Macon, GA (yes, you read that right), and ongoing work on two separate grant-funded research projects.

We are looking for a talented and ambitious structural engineer with 3+ years of experience to join our growing team.

– Continue your structural engineering journey by working on great projects with award-winning architects and a very supportive team to guide you along the way.
– Develop structural solutions that do more than just meet code… you will design structures that are strong, resilient, sustainable, and directly contribute to the architecture of the building.
– Perform structural analysis and develop designs from concept through construction with the support of the Equilibrium team.
– Communicate your designs to our drafting team and coordinate the development of structural BIM models and drawings.
– Have the opportunity to participate in internal committees (sustainability, technical standards, social, etc.) that help to foster your growth and keep Equilibrium on the leading edge.
– Exact responsibilities will be dependent on experience level.

– Located in Atlanta area or willing to relocate.
– Valid work status in the US
– Bachelor’s Degree from a Civil/Structural Engineering program required. Master’s preferred.
– Licensed Engineer in the US (PE/SE) or ability to gain license within 12 months of starting the role.
– Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in a similar role.
– Interest in mass timber. Mass timber experience a bonus.
– Interest in embodied carbon and minimizing the climate impact of structural design.
– Seismic analysis and design experience an asset.
– Experience with structural analysis software such as RFEM, RSTAB, ETABS, SAFE, GSA, Tedds, RAM, etc.

– Strong communication skills a must. Must thrive while working in a collaborative environment.
– Enthusiasm and love for learning.
– Disciplined work ethic with great attitude and energy.
– Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects and teams concurrently.
– Organized, self-motivated, pro-active, detail-oriented, and willing to take on new challenges.
– Problem-solver and critical thinker.

EQUILIBRIUM is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience and ability including:

– A truly great culture that recognizes our employees as our greatest asset.
– Opportunities for career progression in a growing company.
– Performance bonuses.
– Retirement fund matching.
– Competitive health benefits.
– Three weeks minimum PTO for all employees.
– Annual adventure bonus (please ask about this!).
– Continuing education allowance.
– Great work environment in an office tower next to the Sandy Springs MARTA station, plus the ability to work from home.

All applicants should submit a resume to
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