Ghafari Structural/Civil Engineer in Georgetown, Kentucky


The Structural/Civil Engineer will:

  • Create and maintain North American building standards/specifications for Civil & Structural Systems.

  • Support the North American “Subject Matter Expert” related to civil & structural related items.

  • Investigate building industry trends, global Toyota trends, and current/past building issues. Utilizing that knowledge, introduce innovation and improvements for the North American Construction (Civil/Structural) systems.

  • Develop technical evaluation criteria related to renewal of civil/structural related items (sitework/foundations/structural steel/roads/paving systems/storm water/etc).

  • Complete technical studies related to potential building expansions including geotechnical studies, cost estimates of new building construction/civil works and schedules to implement.

  • Provide internal review of civil/structural drawings from outside engineering firms to support construction phase.


Qualficiations for this position include:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering required

  2. 3 to 5 years of progressive experience in Industrial Building Construction Design.

  3. Knowledge in Civil engineering (such as site planning and underground utilities) in addition to Structural engineering is requested.

  4. Knowledge of Building Design Standards and Specifications.

  5. Proficient in Excel and Powerpoint.

  6. Proficient in AutoCad.

  7. Experience with MS Project a bonus


Ghafari is a global engineering, architecture, process design, consulting, and construction services firm driven to understand and meet the distinct needs of every client. For nearly forty years, we have taken a personal approach to highly technical projects in complex markets. By blending insight with technological innovation, we help clients elevate their efficiency, sustainability, and impact.

Our full-service, in-house team works together to meet the unique demands of each project. Working side by side, market experts and discipline leaders exchange insights to uncover new opportunities for efficiency. This rigorous collaboration allows us to bridge smart design with precise functionality.

Ghafari was founded on the promise of technological innovation. Today, we are recognized as a pioneer in adopting and standardizing the latest advancements in our field. We aim to remain at the forefront of our industry and create ever-smarter spaces that help clients navigate new demands within their field.

Join our team and work on forward-thinking projects around the world.

Ghafari Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. If you need an accommodation due to a disability in order to use our online system to apply for a position at Ghafari Associates, LLC, you may apply for positions in the following ways:

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Job ID 2018-1322

Job Location US-KY-Georgetown

Category Engineering