Looking for a career with a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial firm committed to engineering excellence and finding smart solutions to a client’s mission and business objectives?

FTF Engineering is a successful, rising structural and civil engineering firm with an upbeat, proactive, staff-oriented culture. Our clients include award-winning architects and respected organizations across California. We specialize in unique and challenging projects including high-end, single family houses and multifamily residential work, commercial and institutional projects, tenant improvements, seismic evaluation and retrofits and construction means-and-methods. Our offices are located in San Francisco and San Luis Obispo. We are a multigenerational team that is much more culturally and gender-diverse than our peers. We respect one another and enjoy many activities together: cycling events with the A/E/C community, a variety of team-building activities and project tours. Giving back to the greater community — both collectively and individually — is also a priority for FTF, and we support one another and participate in ranging charity efforts.

Our team members are empowered to be leaders in our profession. FTF actively promotes the professional development of our staff by subsidizing licensing exams, memberships to professional organizations, seminars, classes, and other activities that further staff education in the field of structural engineering.


REVIT Specialist/CAD Manager — 2+ Years of Experience

[San Francisco / San Luis Obispo Office]

FTF Engineering is a successful, growing structural engineering firm with two offices in California, specializing in challenging projects in the commercial, industrial, public and residential sectors throughout the Central Coast and Bay Area.

Our office environment is open, communicative, team-oriented, fast-paced, high energy, flexible, and fun. We all work on multiple projects, and we strive to be an exceptional provider of engineering and innovation.

We are looking for a fulltime REVIT specialist to work out of our San Luis Obispo location and help continue to develop our in-house REVIT standards and processes while managing our CAD drafting staff.

Responsibilities and requirements for this role include:

  • REVIT drafting/ modeling – 50% to 80%
  • AutoCAD drafting – 10% to 40%
  • In office management of AutoCAD and REVIT work load – 10%
  • Learn and apply office standards of design, quality control, and production
  • Produce accurate work as a part of a project team
  • Mentor less experienced staff from both offices in REVIT or AutoCAD
  • Maintain and expand REVIT and CAD detail library
  • Associates degree or certificate of completion in computer aided drafting program
  • 2+ years of drafting/ modeling experience with REVIT and AutoCAD software
  • Experience creating and modifying Revit families
  • Experience creating and editing PDF Files using Bluebeam
  • Create clear and accurate drawings that conform to engineering and FTF Standards
  • Excellent time management skills and multi-tasking capabilities
  • Detail oriented and very organized
  • Be extremely service oriented and highly approachable with commitment to helping others
  • Have a positive & professional attitude and demeanor

Structural Engineer – 0-7 years of Experience

[San Francisco / San Luis Obispo Offices]

FTF Engineering is a dynamic company for talented, forward-thinking engineers who take responsibility and thrive in a creative and collaborative team environment. Successful candidates are motivated to work directly with our clients, find creative solutions that respond to the needs of both the building and its owners, and contribute to advancing our profession.

Additionally, the ideal individual values a progressive culture that supports involvement in both professional activities and independent, outside works that better our greater community. In short, you should help make our company an exemplary place to work, learn and thrive.

Select requirements for this role include:

  • Design experience with wood, steel and concrete with a strong analytical background.
  • Flexible in assigned tasks, works diligently to make deadlines, able to work independently; enthusiastic about working to take projects to the “next level”
  • MS in Civil or Structural Engineering 0-7 years of experiencePE License (preferred) or SE License (a plus)Proficient AutoCAD Drafting Skills (REVIT skills highly desirable but not necessary)
  • Other Desired Computer Skills: REVIT, RISA-3D, SAP2000, ETABS, RAM Structural, Enercalc, Excel

Internships

[San Francisco / San Luis Obispo Offices]

Looking for an opportunity to shape a safer, better world and work hand-in-hand with highly respected civil and structural engineers?  FTF is committed to helping the next generation of engineers with valuable internship opportunities by working on exciting and significant projects for a variety of building types.

Internships are available for 4th year undergrad and grad students in civil, structural and architectural engineering, both during school year and summers.

Select responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Design of individual structural members on a project
  • Structural analysis using structural software
  • Attending meetings and learning from listening, asking questions and discussion
  • Learning and honing structural software skills
  • Structural analysis modeling 
  • Navigate through codes and/or guidelines

COMPENSATION

These are fulltime positions.

FTF Engineering offers a competitive compensation package including:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance benefits through the company-sponsored plan
  • Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Participation in the company 401(k) Plan, including employer matching contributions
  • Paid company holidays and personal time off (PTO)
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) / Health Savings Account (HSA)

APPLICATIONS

To apply for these positions, submit cover letter and resume to info@ftfengineering.com. Provide references and work samples upon request. No phone calls, please.