GRAEF, a leading U.S. consulting firm, has been providing exceptional careers and quality engineering, planning and design services to our clients since 1961.  We recognize that the best workplaces are filled with technically excellent, innovative, creative, and highly motivated people.  GRAEF is more than just a business.  We are a committed employer and community member.  We invest in our employees as we do our clients, providing a challenging and rewarding environment where you can grow both personally and professionally. GRAEF values exciting work and lasting relationships; we embody values that speak to loyalty, service, quality and integrity; and we strive to grow with these ideas leading the way. We’re looking for people who agree that in addition to technical excellence, it’s all about relationships!

If you are looking for the opportunity to work on exciting, high-profile projects, have the satisfaction and security of working at a 100% employee-owned company, then GRAEF is the place for you! 

Our dynamic growth and continued success has created a new opportunity for an entry-level Structural Engineer in our growing Minneapolis office. 

The successful Structural Engineer candidate will work in a collaborative team environment on a wide variety of building projects including healthcare, high-education, multi-family, hospitality, commercial and renovation projects.  This full-time position has significant growth opportunities for the right candidate. 

Responsibilities may include:

  • Design and analyze structural systems for low to high-rise buildings.
  • Coordinate between multiple disciplines and attend regular meetings.
  • Perform computer-aided drafting using Revit and design for various projects.
  • Assist senior staff with construction administration and construction management projects.

In order to be considered for our opportunity, we are considering candidates who possess the following basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a focus in Structural Engineering.
  • Master's degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 year of professional experience in structural design of buildings is preferred.
  • EIT certification a plus.
  • Experience with Revit a significant plus as is having experience in various structural engineering software.
  • The ability to work independently is crucial.

 We are proud to offer you a complete benefit package to include: 

  • Medical/Dental/Audio/Visual Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Plans
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Training, Mentorship, and Leadership Development Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • A team atmosphere dedicated to open communication and collaboration
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Corporate Casual Dress


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