Senior Bridge Engineer

  • Location: Buffalo, New York
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #18508

Senior Bridge Engineer
Hybrid, Buffalo, NY

Company profile:
A 57-year-old, well established, engineering consulting firm that specializes in the design and construction of bridges. 60 offices throughout the US, 100% employee owned!

What you can expect to be doing…

  • Project management and engineering, from conception to completion including proposal preparation, design and construction documents and construction administration under the guidance of senior managers.
  • Apply engineering principles and produce high quality deliverables
  • Prepare calculations and design documents including the assembly of plans and specifications for public advertisement and bidding
  • Ability to work in a team environment and assist, mentor,  and support junior personnel
  • Develop contract specifications and preparation of contract bid documents
  • Review design criteria using relevant codes and standards
  • Perform and review calculations using various software and/or hand calculations
  • Retention and development of client relationships
  • Communicate effectively and proactively address client queries
  • Interface with other internal technical disciplines
  • Participate in relevant meetings and prepare progress reports
  • Review and provide Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) for project engineering deliverables
  • Follow required checking procedures, identify issues and problems, and develop appropriate solutions
  • Develop and supervise the preparation of cost estimates for construction documents
  • Attend project meetings and participate in project site visits when required

What you will bring to the table…

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering from an accredited university
  • New York State Professional Engineer (PE) required or ability to obtain
  • 10 or more years of meaningful experience related to bridge engineering design and management
  • Shall be self-motivated, detail-oriented, organized, and demonstrate leadership skills
  • Must have preliminary and final design and plan production experience
  • Bridge load rating experience is an additional benefit
  • Competent use of relevant software such as MS Office
  • Experience and familiarity with computer drafting and structural analysis software
  • A sound knowledge of AASHTO and NYSDOT Standard Specifications
  • Knowledge of NYSDOT’s Locally Administered Federal Aid project process for highway and bridge projects a plus
  • Good writing and strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a team to execute on tasks in order to complete projects on time and on budget

If you would like to learn more about this great opportunity, please email Kiera@ScientificSearch.com and reference job# 18508. 

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