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 and reference job# 18508.