April 12, 2018

Civil/Mechanical Engineer, ISAT, posted 4/12

Civil or Mechanical Engineer

(ISAT) International Seismic Application Technology


Scott Whittington, Northwest Technical Support Manager – scott@isatsb.com


ISAT is a world-class provider of consulting, engineering and seismic mitigation products for the commercial Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing markets. Headquartered in La Mirada, CA. ISAT has office locations throughout the US and is expanding abroad. ISAT is a growing division within a 30 years young company.

Strong business growth and product demand has created a great opportunity for a career position. Growth potential is unlimited within our highly motivated, rapidly expanding organization. ISAT provides in-house training while also funding continuing education for employees.

This is an excellent opportunity to be at the cutting edge of a unique industry on the highest visibility projects. ISAT focuses on Hospital, Biotech, Microelectronic, Military/Gov’t and large scale General Commercial construction.

Job Description

Immediate Opening:

ISAT has excellent entry level opportunities in our Fife, Washington branch, with multiple openings for individuals with degrees in Mechanical or Civil engineering. ISAT’s Engineers are tasked with representing ISAT as a consultant and material supplier for the MEP design/build team on large-scale construction projects. ISAT provides cost effective engineering designs for the seismic bracing and gravity support of Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing utilities.


– Engineering and design support for ISAT’s services and systems

– Creating drawings with supporting calculations for review and stamp by a Professional Engineer. Typical seismic desgin scenarios include shaft risers, suspended distributed utilities, wall mounts, frames, supplemental beams, vibration isolation mounts, anchorage of equipment, thermal anchors and guides, and vertical supports for MEP utilities.

– Understanding and clarifying engineering/CAD project scopes

– Assisting in developing quotes and cost analysis for projects

– Provide cost effective engineering solutions

– Develop a thorough understanding of seismic Building Code requirements as they pertain to non-structural systems

– Engineering statics, solid mechanics, fastening design, anchor/beam calculations

– 3D CAD detailing of seismic bracing on MEP systems in 3D AutoCAD drawings/models

– Interface with 3rd party reviewing entities including but not limited to project design teams, engineers, and local authorities

– Answering engineering questions and providing information to clients on the phone, in person, or in writing.


– Candidates must have B.S. degree in Civil or Mechanical engineering, preferably with an EIT/FE certificate. Construction Management or Industrial Engineering degrees will also be considered.

– Special consideration will be given to candidates with a working understanding of the following: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and/or Fire Protection system basic construction, including engineering terms, drawings, and trade specific experience.

– The successful candidate must also pass a criminal background check and have a valid Driver’s license.


ISAT offers highly competitive compensation packages in addition to medical and 401k benefits.

website: www.isatsb.com

Qualified Candidates should reply to scott@isatsb.com and include a copy of their resume and work experience.
$45,000/yr to $75,000/yr DOE