Graduate Structural Engineer

  • Office Location Des Moines, IA
  • Post Date 2020-10-07
  • Team Des Moines
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Graduate Structural Engineer

At KPFF, formerly Saul Engineering, we are focused on engineering excellence. With numerous opportunities for professional growth, learning and teaching, we rigorously develop our staff’s careers and passions. Individual accomplishments and successful projects determine your future at KPFF, and your dedication and talent will drive your professional growth. We seek candidates who have the competency, attitude, and personal commitment to deliver efforts of the highest quality.

Our engineers work in dynamic teams with open communication and strong support from senior-level mentors. These teams work directly with our clients on some of the most challenging projects in the region. We promote decision-making at the level closest to the issue in order to most efficiently and effectively serve our clients.

In your submission please include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Transcripts, we accept unofficial transcripts

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of engineering fundamentals
  • Able to work in a team environment effectively
  • Strong technical skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good written & verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate succinctly and effectively
  • Good understanding of English
  • Excellent interpersonal, planning, documentation and problem solving skills
  • Logical and analytical thinker
  • Excellent research and information gathering skills


  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structures
  • Masters Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structures isstrongly preferred
  • EIT Certification
  • Previous engineering internship or office experience is preferred

Our Employees

Are valued and empowered, collaborative and team oriented, innovative in their approach and passionate about their work. They are reliable, trustworthy and open with a high level of integrity. They value diversity, are inclusive and are committed to critically thinking through problems and finding solutions.

Our Company

KPFF Consulting Engineers provides civil and structural engineering services to architects, government agencies, developers, contractors, and institutional clients. Our Des Moines office is located downtown. A warm and friendly environment, we are dedicated to growing with our employees and allowing people to pursue their passions. KPFF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.

  • Minimum Experience 0-2 years Experience
  • Minimum Education Bachelor's Degree
  • Discipline/Specialty Structural Engineering, Structural
  • Job Type Permanent
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