Schaefer’s newest office in Phoenix, Arizona is primed for growth. With the backing of the resources and talent of over 60 staff members in the firm’s Ohio offices, this new addition to our Phoenix team will be responsible for both quality designs and growing business. An experienced structural engineer will have the unique opportunity to build a national portfolio and team to support the work.

Scope of Work

  • Design and detail efficient structures that are code compliant, accurate and of high quality
  • Act as the Project Manager or Project Engineer on multiple projects in size and complexity
  • Develop strong client relationships and engage in business development practices to leverage those partnerships for ongoing project work
  • Manage project costs, resources and deadlines through effective planning and prioritization
  • Experienced engineer candidates have the opportunity to leverage current client relationships for ongoing project work


Minimum Qualifications

  • 4 years of structural engineering experience
  • Understanding of the Phoenix area’s local building materials, construction practices and nuances
  • BS in engineering, MS preferred
  • BIM (Revit) experience

For Experienced Engineers

  • PE minimum, SE preferred
  • Strong client relationship experience and the drive to develop business in the Phoenix area
  • Demonstrate a progression of multidiscipline project management experience
  • Proven ability to build and manage successful project teams


Benefits are comprehensive, affordable and flexible for each individual’s needs. Beginning on their first day at Schaefer, employees and their eligible families have access to:

Professional Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Bonus eligibility
  • Educational and licensure financial assistance

Personal Benefits

  • Flexible work hours
  • Project and management responsibilities at all experience levels
  • New employee mentoring
  • Design with the latest software and workstation
  • Regular office social events
  • Eligible for stock ownership
Join the team
Date: 2018-01-12 | Job Location: Phoenix, Arizona