Civil Structural Engineering Manager

Job title : Civil Structural Engineering Manager
Location : Arizona
Job-type : Permanent
Salary high : 157000
Salary low : 130000

​Piper Maddox has partnered up with a global leader in solar energy solutions. Join the largest tracker company in the space!

As a Civil Structural Engineering Manager, you’ll have a highly visible role within the business leading the Civil Structural Engineering and Civil Drafting services. The team has a dramatic growth that is creating incredible opportunities on their dynamic, innovative and creative team.

You will manage a centralized team as well as functional oversight for engineers and drafters focused on specific markets as part of a matrix organization. You will be responsible for owning parts of the workflows in the Pre-Sales, Contract Prep and Post-Contract processes, focusing on detailed design work required to generate Issued For Construction deliverables.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a structural concentration

  • Master’s Structural Engineering degree is a plus

  • 10+ years of experience in an engineering role

  • 5+ years of experience in steel design for industrial or utility applications

  • Experience in renewable energy preferred, ideally utility solar industry

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of Civil Structural Engineers responsible for:

    • Preparing final structural design and associated drawings and calculations packages

    • Developing the Project BOM and managing BOM changes over the construction phase

    • Serving as customer’s primary technical point-of-contact for RFIs post-contract

  • Manage a team of Civil Drafters responsible for:

    • Preparing the preliminary site layouts and associated tracker product counts

    • Preparing project drawings, dimensioned details, and exhibits

    • Providing reports based on analysis of site topography

    • Coordinating with third-party drafting services

  • Work with a geographically dispersed team to achieve industry-leading engineering services

  • Build strong technical relationships with customer’s engineering leadership

  • Review, edit and approve technical project requirements in RFPs related to structural engineering and code compliance


Phoenix, AZ but open to remote opportunities.

50% travel requirement if candidate is not relocating.

Salary banding:

$130,000 - $157,000 depending on experience

Apply or email me directly!

Vanessa Palazzi --