Senior Project Engineer

Klepper, Hahn and Hyatt is seeking a talented senior project engineer to join our Structural Engineering department. The ideal candidate will be an experienced licensed engineer with a strong interest in structural engineering of buildings, architectural design, and a commitment to professional growth and excellence. Growth potential is significant and will be based on the candidate’s abilities and ambitions.

Essential Functions:

  • Analyze and design structural steel, concrete, masonry, cold-formed steel, and wood-framed structures in conformance with governing building codes and design standards
  • Conduct structural condition assessments of existing buildings and parking structures and prepare engineering reports
  • Collaboratively work with other project team members to prepare contract documents
  • Prepare technical specifications
  • Prepare neat and organized engineering calculations
  • Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines, architectural teams, and contractors
  • Perform construction administration phase services (submittal review, respond to RFI’s, conduct site visits, etc.)
  • Develop construction cost estimates for structural work indicated on contract documents
  • Review work prepared by less-experienced engineering staff
  • Mentor one or more junior staff engineers, interns, or designers
  • Project checking in accordance with QA/QC procedures


  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Civil, Structural, or Architectural Engineering from an ABET-accredited university located in the United States of America
  • 6+ years of experience in the design of building structures
  • Currently licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) or Structural Engineer (S.E.)
  • Proficiency with current industry software, including RISA, Enercalc, TEDDS, AutoCAD, Revit, and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Valid driver’s license

We offer an excellent benefits package including medical and dental insurance, a matching 401(k) plan, and a friendly, collaborative work environment.

Interested qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to:

Klepper, Hahn and Hyatt
Human Resources
5710 Commons Park Drive
East Syracuse, NY 13057


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