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We’re looking for quality people to join our growing dynamic firm.
New Employment Notice: Project Engineer (Structural)

San Luis Obispo, California |

Murphy Structural Engineers is looking for a full-time project engineer to perform structural engineering analysis and design. Based in downtown San Luis Obispo, we provide structural engineering consulting services for a wide range of sectors, with an emphasis on wineries and industrial applications. We pride ourselves on being collaborative team players with a customer-oriented attitude.

Job skills and genuine interest in:

  • Engineering analysis and design of concrete, masonry, steel, and timber structures

  • Working on a variety of projects (commercial, industrial and residential)

  • Using computer software programs: AutoCAD (required), MS Excel & Word (required), and Enercalc, Retainpro, Risa or Ram Elements

  • Understanding how to work with current buildings codes and seismic provisions

  • Communicating technical issues clearly and simply, written and verbally

  • Problem solving and logic

Job highlights and duties include:

  • Designing structural systems for buildings and components

  • Preparing calculations and structural design

  • Preparing construction documents and sketches including plans, sections, elevations, and details

  • Managing the construction phase of projects with review of submittals, RFIs, and job-site visits

  • Visiting job sites, which require frequent bending, standing, walking, sitting and may include climbing up ladders

Looking for a team player with these experiences:

  • 1-6+ years of work experience

  • Bachelor’s and master's degree (preferred) in civil, structural or architectural engineering from an accredited university

  • EIT (required), PE (preferred)

Compensation Package

We offer competitive compensation based on experience, paid time off, matching 401k contributions and employer contributions to your health, dental, retirement, and vision plans.

How to Apply 

Please email your resume and cover letter to  

No recruiters or telecommuting, please. 

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