New York Office
P.O. Box 20834
New York, NY 10023
PHONE: 570.688.9477   FAX: 570.688.9471

Pennsylvania Office
160 Acorn Ln
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: 570.688.9477   Fax: 570.688.9471

job inquiries

Potential Engineering, PC is a structural engineering firm, characterized by team-work across expertise areas and new ways of approaching conventional tasks. We have an informal work environment where collegial support is highly valued and where ambition, high work morale and dedication to being the innovators of our growing team. We seek creativity, high energy and a team spirit. 

For employment inquiries, please send a single PDF containing your Potential Engineering, PC application, cover letter (addressed to PE), CV, and work samples via email. Please put only your name in the subject line. We do not accept hand-delivered or couriered applications. No phone calls, please. 

We are currently seeking;  
NYC - Licensed Architect (RA)
NYC - Engineering Technology Graduate
NYC - Engineering Graduate (2+ yr experience


If you want to be a part of
Potential Engineering, PC, apply via email here - 

operating Licenses

Potential Engineering, PC structural engineers hold licenses in; New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Delaware. 
We welcome any opportunity to work in other states and will apply for expanding our licenses should they be required.   

With our subsidiary company, Our engineers belong to an NYC Department of Building Certified Special Inspection Agency

services list

We have developed sophisticated design approaches utilizing building information modelling, advanced detailing and flexible delivery systems to complete all scopes of work. Our structural designers engage with advanced analysis with focused design and economy outcomes in mind.

Potential Engineering, PC has a wide range of partners and collaborators when clients demand one-source service. We work with architects, M.E.P contractors and construction companies to execute projects from beginning to completion. PE believes in contributing with other companies to execute work in a timely and cost efficient manner while exposing other companies to new revenue streams for future projects.  

Structural - Buildings, Bridges, Gymnasiums, Special Structures, Stadiums, Towers, Infrastructures, Residential, Commercial, Institutional

Foundations - Underpinning, Sea Walls, Bulkheads, Excavation Shoring, Pile Tests, Spread / Mat Footings

Inspections - Construction Defects, Strengthening, Water Proofing, Soil Investigation, NYC DOB Certified 

Shop Drawings - CIP/PreCast Concrete, Concrete Design
Structural Steel, Paneling/Sub-Framing, Preparation + Review, Specialty Assemblies, 

Rehabilitation & Adaptive Reuse - Water retention, waterproofing, Forensic, Construction Defects, Structural & Geothermal Failures, Repairs & Strengthening.  












Sam Ghaida, P.E., C.S.I. - President -
Samer Ghaida, P.E. is the founder and principal structural engineer of Potential Engineering, PC. With over 25 years of experience, Sam is directly involved in all aspects of a project, on a daily basis. He believes in working directly with owners, architects and contractors to provide attentive service, quick response, and sound decisions. Sam holds a bachelors in Civil Engineering and a Masters in Structural Engineering from Louisiana State University and is currently licensed in five states. 

Moe Alex, P.E. - Head Staff Engineer
Moe Alex, P.E. is a licensed structural engineer and certified New York City expediter. He has over nine years of experience working as an engineer as well as with the Department of Buildings in NYC to ensure a quick turn around time for plan checking and official approvals, His technical knowledge combined with the approval process make Moe an excellent team member for all New York related clients.

Allen Ghaida, Assoc. AIA - Architect in Training
Allen is an (RA) exam candidate currently working on design, development, technical detailing, on-site inspection under the supervision of licensed engineers and project management. Holding a Bachelors from the New School of Architecture and a masters of Advanced Design from Columbia University, Allen engages all multidisciplinary experts from all phases for a successful project completion. His knowledge in parametric design, computational design, advanced delivery production and design codes proves valuable for assisting in fabrication, processing, and advanced assemblies. On the off hours, Allen dedicates his time to explore new spatial design methodologies as  his research.

Alex Sanders, C.S.I - Construction, Inspection
Alex oversees technicians and certified inspectors with his more than 30 years of experience in soil investigation, construction inspection and design. He has been providing professional services in numerous projects for government agencies, architects, engineers, real estate                                                        developers, utility and construction companies.

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For inquiries relation to working with Potential Engineering, PC - feel free to call us anytime at 570-688-9477. If you prefer, you may also drop us a message below and we will respond momentarily.

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