JPS-526 Professional Engineer-Diver

Full-Time Onsite with Paid Relocation

Our Award Winning Client is actively seeking a highly skilled Professional Engineer-Diver for our Santa Cruz, California office. The ideal candidate will possess expertise in Civil or Structural Engineering, and hold or have the ability to obtain a California PE license within six months. With a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in waterfront/marine underwater inspection, this role requires frequent travel on short notice for extended periods. Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.

About Our Award Winning Client: Our client, a nationally recognized industry leader, has been the recipient of numerous prestigious awards. Operating on a national scale, they are committed to excellence in their field.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Oversee inspection and reporting efforts for both underwater and above-water inspections of waterfront/marine structures and bridges.


  • Conduct comprehensive underwater inspections of waterfront/marine structures and bridges.
  • Prepare professional reports and documents.
  • Perform engineering analysis and design.
  • Develop construction drawings and specifications.
  • Facilitate regulatory permitting processes.
  • Operate and maintain inspection and diving equipment.
  • Engage in effective communication with clients, subcontractors, fellow SEI employees, and other stakeholders for job-related activities.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • California PE (Civil or Structural – required) or ability to obtain within 6 months.
  • ADCI commercial diver (required).
  • ADCI Dive supervisor (preferred).
  • NHI UW Bridge Inspector (required).
  • NHI Bridge Inspection Team Leader (preferred).
  • All dive certifications should be current, including dive physical, CPR/FA, and Emergency Oxygen.
  • Must be able to obtain a DBIDS and TWIK card.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering (required).
  • 3-5 years of experience in waterfront/marine underwater inspection.

Note: Resumes will be maintained in strict confidentiality until such time as we engage in a detailed discussion regarding a specific opportunity, and both parties mutually agree to proceed. We consistently receive new opportunities every day. Should your professional background closely align with the specific requirements of our client, we will promptly reach out to you to initiate further exploration of potential opportunities.

US Citizenship or Green Card Holders only apply

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Santa Cruz
State: California
Date Posted: 02/03/2024

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