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Structural Engineering Designer

Design – Grants Pass, Oregon
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Do you enjoy thinking outside the box to solve complex problems? Do you ever find yourself thinking about the efficiencies that stem from working closely with a team of innovative architects, engineers and builders all under one design-build roof? Would you like to collaborate with award-winning structural engineers who have managed some of the most notable and culturally important projects in the Pacific Northwest?

If you want to be part of an integrated team of design and construction professions who are enthusiastic about solving problems and having fun while doing it, APPLY TODAY!


Headquartered in Grants Pass, Oregon, with offices in Ashland and Eugene, Ausland has been building in Oregon for more than 70 years. But we are not your grandfathers’ engineering and commercial construction company. We have a progressive vision for designing and building projects. We are taking team integration and innovation—the hallmarks of “world-class development”—and applying those principles on a local scale.This unique approach has ignited our growth and positioned us for huge opportunities ahead. We are the only firm in our market with architects, engineers, construction workers and other professionals working together under one roof. We’ve broken down the typical silos between the design team and builders to collaboratively solve problems to put our clients’ interests first. The results are clear—we provide better outcomes for our clients!

This is a full time salary position.


The Structural Engineering Designer is responsible for assisting the Senior Structural Engineer in design and analysis efforts on a variety of infrastructure projects. Preferably, the person in this position posses or is eager to develop strong technical design, modeling, and CAD skills, and has the aptitude for future management and supervisory skills with the ability to coordinate design for multi-disciplinary building and site development design projects as needed.

The person in this position must have knowledge of the pertinent building codes and be able to quickly learn and apply other design codes as necessary to meet project objectives.  This person shall demonstrate familiarity and experience related to structural engineering and willingly accept leadership and guidance from engineering team members as necessary.  


Thorough understanding of International Building Codes, Oregon Structural Specialty Codes, and reference codes pertaining to wood, concrete, masonry, and steel.

Independently perform structural engineering related calculations, analysis, and design tasks.

Independently write technical specifications, reports, and other correspondence to a variety of audiences.

Perform independent checking of the design work of other team members.

Interact with teaming partners in a professional manner to develop project solutions.

Work collaboratively within multi-disciplinary teams.

Work closely with Program Management, Engineering, and Marketing to conceptualize projects and respond to proposals.

Have an appreciation, and take ownership of budgets and schedules to ensure compliance with cost, time, quality and quantity objectives and priorities. 

Work with senior designers and management to execute corporate global objectives.  

Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Perform other related duties as assigned and needed.

Experience with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) & AutoCAD

Experience Preferred: Revit, 3D structural modeling analysis programs


Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), i.e.: using a keyboard.

Communication using the spoken word.

Ability to see within normal parameters.

Ability to hear within normal range.

Ability to drive a vehicle, climb ladders, and move about.


3+ years Structural related Engineering experience.

Licensed Civil PE, or EIT and working towards a PE/SE

Valid driver’s license and reasonable driving record


Ausland offers world class benefits to match our world class vision to bring world class development, locally scaled for our community. Generous PTO plan, competitive salaries, matching 401k, (roth and traditional 401k), urgent care memberships, gym reimbursement, $50,000 in paid life insurance, health, dental, vision and supplemental insurances. Our culture is a big benefit and we have fun with local events such as Britt, summer/winter parties, department team building, Blue Zone wellness plans and paid educational training and more. 

This job description is a general statement of required major duties and responsibilities. Other duties may be assigned as required.


To bring world class development, locally scaled for our community.


Demonstrates, through behavior, Ausland’s values of Integration, Innovation, Resourcefulness and Tenacity.


We hire Fearless Winners, Problem Solvers, People Aligned with our Vision and Core Values and individuals that are Enthusiastic about their work.


Ausland is an equal opportunity employer. We revel diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


We eagerly await your cover letter and resume – please visit our website: 




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