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Stantec Bridge Engineer in Houston, Texas

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The role of a Bridge Engineer is to work as a team member on small and large projects under the guidance of a Senior Engineer. The Bridge Engineer will work under the guidance of a Senior Engineer. The Bridge Engineer should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project.

A Bridge Engineer will perform a variety of tasks which may include preparing the plans and designs of structures such as highway and railroad bridges, multilevel interchanges and drainage structures.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Direct and/or perform simple to complex bridge design and analysis

  • Be responsible for the development of engineering calculations and drawing details

  • Development of engineering specifications, quantities and cost estimates

  • Review and/or approve contractor submittals during construction

  • Maintain thorough understanding of state-of-the art practices in highway and railway bridges

  • Provide opportunities for technical growth and knowledge sharing within the office

  • Provide technical oversight and quality assurance on multiple bridge design projects

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Licensed Professional Engineer required

  • Demonstrated technical ability in designing and rehabilitating highway bridges

  • Knowledgeable in use of AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications and TxDOT design standards and manuals

  • Proficient in using structural analysis software such as STAAD Pro, Conspan, RC Pier, MDX and DOT software

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively manage budget and schedule delivery

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Masters degree in Structural Engineering preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years related experience

Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Structural Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Dallas

Other Locations: United States-Texas-Houston

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 2000012B