Starling Madison Lofquist, Inc (SML) is a structural and forensic engineering firm with a 35 year history in Phoenix, AZ.  As a widely diversified engineering firm, we offer consulting services for new and existing commercial, industrial, and residential construction.  We also offer forensic investigation, restoration design, and swimming pool design services.  Other industries serviced include curtain wall design, solar support structures, and specialty metals.  The continued growth and success of our business is the result of efforts of from our quality team of employees to provide practical, cost-effective engineering solutions.


Engineering Technician/
Special Inspector

Qualifications: The successful candidate will have an understanding of the construction process and have a 4-year college degree, preferably in construction engineering or construction management. 

Job Description: Daily job duties include performing special inspections on new construction projects, remodels and tenant improvements. Inspections are performed to ensure the constructed item complies with the structural and architectural design documents. The candidate will also be involved in performing forensic and construction defect inspections. Forensic inspections involve a process of investigating the cause and origin of a problem to correct resultant damage that is currently present. Construction defect inspections are performed as part of an ongoing lawsuit to determine the extent that alleged defects exist. This includes photo and written documentation of the size, type and location of observed defects.

 Special Requirements: Must have valid driver’s license and be insurable on company vehicle insurance. Limited travel and overnight stay may be required. Flexible schedule required.

 Benefits: The position is a full-time career and growth oriented position with availability for overtime, benefits and training to obtain national inspection certifications. There is room for growing this position by pursuing inspection certifications and job-related qualifications and responsibilities.

If interested please send cover letter and resume to Tres Warner at

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5224 South 39th Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85040


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Starling Madison Lofquist Inc. is a structural and forensic engineering firm located in Phoenix, Arizona. We have been providing structural engineering services to the southwest United States for nearly 40 years.