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Structural Engineer

Structural Engineer

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About DLZ

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DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for nearly 100 years. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest.  In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one (ENR)'s Top 150 U.S. Design Firms, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm, Top 50 Program Management Firm, Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Top 50 Trenchless Design Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.


Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.

Job Description

DLZ Corporation currently has a Structural Engineer opening in Indianapolis, IN.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work with or lead design team under project manager.
  • Develop structural analysis and design calculations using governing codes and standards, engineering formulas and experience,
  • Prepare engineering drawings and technical specifications for various types of projects including: educational and corrections facilities, municipal offices, warehouse/maintenance structures, water and wastewater treatment plants, and storm drainage structures.
  • Duties may include design of a variety of structural systems including: structural steel, single-and multi-story structures; reinforced concrete structures, including framed construction, flat slabs and composite construction; shallow and deep foundations, including piles and caissons; and masonry and timber structures.
  • Estimate and scope jobs
  • Quality Assurance
  • Provide technical leadership on a design team
  • Construction monitoring
  • Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the Health and Safety Plan.
  • Possess aptitude to act as a positive representative of the company and its core values

 Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering concentration required, Master’s degree preferred
  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE) and/or Registered Structural Engineer (SE) required
  • 10 or more years of progressively responsible experience in structural engineering
  • Experience with architectural and public works projects
  • Experience with general structural design software; specific experience with STAAD and AutoCAD
  • BIM (Revit) experience a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites and complying with all applicable safety codes and requirements


We offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!


DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.