Engineer in training

Silverpeak is looking for a Structural Engineer in Training with a broad range of experience working with various structural components for existing and new structural projects. This is not simply a CAD position or a job where you will be spoon-fed a stream of tasks by a manager. As a full member of our Team, you will play a key role in the success of our clients and in the company’s success. Our clients rave about our work, and we want someone who will fit into our culture and enjoy taking on a lot of responsibility.

What you will be doing

  • Responsible for overall project management from beginning to end
  • Performing calculations and design for commercial, residential, and industrial projects
  • Coordination and development of construction drawings
  • Development of drawings using AutoCAD and/or Revit
  • Coordinate with other designers and engineers
  • Design document submission and review adjustments

What you will need to know/have

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and Revit preferred
  • Experience with enercalc, RISA and spreadsheets
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local building codes and safety laws
  • Knowledge of steel, concrete and wood design
  • Advanced math skills and spacial relations understanding
  • Ability to design structure of a single family residence or small commercial building
  • Ability to solve engineering problems using sound engineering judgment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and comfortable interacting with clients
  • Must be self-directed, motivated, and detail-oriented
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an accredited institution having passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam as an EIT
  • 1-2 years of related experience preferred, including working towards professional engineering licensure in the State of Utah
  • Hands-on construction experience a big plus


Salary negotiable depending on experience


Company description
SilverPeak is multi-disciplined firm specializing in structural engineering, civil engineering, design and architecture, and land surveying. The company started in 2005, moved to Layton in 2010 and built its new main office, and today boasts over 1,300 projects under it’s belt.

We’re looking for talented, passionate people who thrive on details and providing exceptional work. Each member of the project team is valued highly.

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