Gerald Mele & Associates, Inc. is seeking an entry to mid-level engineer with 0-5 years of experience to join our talented team. A full-time position is preferred, but part-time work is also an option for anyone still currently enrolled in school. The job responsibilities include performing engineering calculations and designing concrete, steel, wood, masonry, and cold- formed steel structures. Developing solutions to complex problems that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity is key to this position. Applicants must be highly self-motivated, a team player, and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills. We provide an excellent working environment, great pay and a competitive benefits package.
Benefits for full-time employment
• Health insurance is provided for all GMA employees and their families at no cost to employees
• Retirement plan with matching employer contributions • Paid time off (vacation and standard industry holidays) and sick days • Salary will be determined based on experience
The Ideal Candidate
• Wants to become a Structural Engineer • Has already obtained, or will obtain in the next 12 months, a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Structural Engineering • Received As or Bs in all engineering coursework taken and received As in all structural coursework taken • Has already passed the FE exam (E.I.T.) • Experience designing wood, steel, concrete and/or masonry structures is a plus • Understanding of all applicable U.S. building codes including the IBC, CBC and ASCE 7-10 is a plus • Knowledge of engineering software such as RISA-3D is a plus • Having a P.E. license is not required but is a plus
About Gerald Mele & Associates, Inc.
Gerald Mele & Associates, Inc. (GMA) is a consulting engineering and architecture firm established in 1983. Through dedication and hard work for our clients we have proven ourselves as leaders in the San Joaquin Valley. Working independently or with consultants, GMA offers complete building design. The firm has broad experience engineering all types of structures. GMA has designed everything from cold storages to a child’s fort because for us, no job is too big or too small. We are also experts in agricultural and industrial projects.
The firm’s president, Gerald A. Mele, launched GMA as a design firm that works directly with owners and contractors to provide practical solutions. He is a licensed civil and structural engineer in California and also holds licenses in over 30 states and two provinces in Canada.
GMA has two other structural engineers and a civil engineer on staff that combine for nearly 100 years of engineering experience and an architect who has spent 30 years in the building industry. Having an in-house architect is what distinguishes GMA from other design firms. Our design staff blends architecture with practical knowledge of structures to produce the... best projects.
Our architect and engineers are supported by a 10-member team with abundant talent that contributes greatly to our purpose. Together we create successful and cost-effective projects for our clients.