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Structural Engineer - Associate Principal / Principal


  • Provides support as the primary client contact for projects
  • Develops the scope of the services and prepares proposals
  • Assembles appropriate project team based on needs analysis and negotiates for available resources
  • Manages project team
  • Invoices client and follows up on outstanding accounts
  • Builds client relationships
  • Attracts new and repeat business
  • Researches historical background of structure, technical issues, and code issues
  • Designs repair details
  • Prepares drawings and specifications, and final project deliverables
  • Prepares bid documents, addenda, change orders, draft investigation reports, and other work product
  • Conducts on-site inspection/investigation including survey and documentation of distress, field testing, sampling, photographing, and sketching
  • Conducts on-site observations of work in progress
  • Analyzes research and investigation data and develops alternate schemes for solving problems
  • Monitors and / or conducts testing
  • Completes structural analysis of concrete, steel, wood, masonry, and other structural systems
  • Attends field meetings and prepares site observation reports
  • Participation in professional organizations, authors papers, attends conferences and performs work on technical committees



  • PhD or Master's degree in Structural Engineering with 10 - 20 years of experience with a structural engineering firm and expertise in one or more of WJE's primary practices
  • Local candidates only
  • Strong contacts within Houston and Texas
  • Licensed appropriately for area of expertise
  • Experience in managing small to large sized projects
  • An entrepreneurial attitude
  • Active in professional organizations
  • Strong technical and general written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including AutoCAD and Microsoft Office -Ability to work in the field
  • Ability to travel outside local area, depending on local workload and project locations

Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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