Knott Laboratory provides forensic engineering and animation, Civil & Structural, and Fire & Explosion Investigation services to reconstruct accidents.

Project Engineer – New Design

Work with a fast-paced, growth-oriented team of forensic engineers at Knott Laboratory.

Knott Laboratory is a multi-disciplinary forensic engineering firm established in 1982 in Denver, Colorado. The company launched after evaluating the Hyatt Regency walkway collapse in Kansas City, and since, Knott has evaluated more than 20,000 failure analysis cases with subsequent repairs. We work as a remote team of structural and mechanical engineers as well as forensic animators. The diversity inherent in the cause of structure and mechanical failures makes every project new and challenging. Our team’s extensive experience with failure analysis provides an incredible knowledge base most engineers are not exposed to, which can be invaluable for reconstruction designs as well as new project designs. Forensic investigations also allow our engineers to develop specialized skill sets and, in turn, we regularly present and share what we learn with clients and the greater engineering and construction community. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and flexible schedules so you can be there for your family and enjoy the Colorado lifestyle.

Job Duties

Knott Laboratory, LLC is seeking a full-time project engineer with 3 to 7 years of experience to join our team in Colorado. The new design group is new to Knott Laboratory and works primarily in larger scale single family residential designs. Our designs incorporate wood, steel, masonry, and concrete as well as a variety of foundation systems. We also have extensive experience in additions, remodels, and multifamily projects. This is a remote position for an individual located anywhere in Colorado


3+ years structural engineering design experience; Professional Engineer in Colorado or ability to obtain ASAP; B.S. degree from an accredited engineering program with an emphasis in civil, structural, or architectural engineering; Competent with ACAD and/or Revit drafting software; Experience with wood design; Passionate and self-motivated with the ability to work remote; Excellent verbal communication and writing skills.

Full-time Salary Range: $78,000-$90,000. Actual compensation may vary based upon compensable factors, such as: experience, education, and skill level.

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