Structural Engineer


Structural Engineer

Cincinnati, OH

Organization: Jedson Engineering


At Jedson Engineering, we’re focused on being a critical resource to the engineering needs of our clients in the consumer products, food & beverage, pulp & paper, and chemical industries. Our headquarters is in Cincinnati, OH with offices across the southeast.  We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!



This person will design structures that must endure stresses and pressures inflicted through human use and environmental conditions. The incumbent will design/configure structures, oversee drawing production, choose appropriate foundation, building and equipment support material, inspect the construction work and ensure the structural soundness of foundations, buildings and structures.



  • The successful candidate will display an investigative nature and must be accurate, commercially aware and have great communication skills with a keen interest in ensuring the safety and physical integrity of buildings and other large structures.
  • They will have proven budget and schedule management skills with great knowledge of construction processes, materials and code regulations.
  • Prepare reports, design criteria, estimates, designs and drawings
  • Oversee drawing production by others
  • Make calculations about pressures, loads and stresses
  • Provide technical advice on safe designs and construction
  • Obtain planning and/or building regulations approval
  • Liaise with clients and professional staff such as architects and engineers
  • Monitor and inspect all work undertaken by contractors to ensure structural soundness
  • Administer small sub-contracts and manage structural projects
  • Inspect geotechnical properties to evaluate the conditions and foundations
  • Use computer aided design technology for simulation purposes



  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer with 10 – 15+ years of work experience as a Structural Engineer
  • Experience in industrial structural engineering.
  • Preferred experience with an engineering services provider
  • Experience in RISA-3D, AutoCAD and Revit
  • Experience with steel, concrete and masonry on heavy to light industrial projects
  • Experience with rotating and vibration analysis
  • Experience leading teams with advanced knowledge of construction methods, materials and legal regulations
  • Ability to liaise with professionals from other disciplines
  • Meticulous attention to detail with the superb organizational skills