Immediate opening for an experienced Bridge Inspection Team Leader/Bridge Engineer. This position is open to engineers from 3 to 10 years of experience and includes inspection of bridges along with opportunity for the preparation of load ratings, structural design, rehabilitation, construction documents, specifications, and estimates. Day to day assignments and technical guidance will be provided by current staff Project Managers. Assignments will involve occasional travel within the continental United States. We have a National Bridge Inspection Practice, and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work at the National level for agencies in Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Carolina, Florida, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Texas, California, and others as we grow.The right candidate should be enthusiastic and passionate about focusing on the inspection and evaluation of in-service structures. There are opportunities to be trained and/or join our growing National Rope Access Team. There are also opportunities to be involved in our UAS (drone) inspection program.General Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:
Performing bridge inspection assignments on complex and signature structures as well as simple structures which includes documenting clear and detailed inspection findings.
Preparing concise structure inspection evaluation reports
Assisting with the planning and preparation of field inspections, business proposals, cost proposals, and safety plans.
Performing load rating analyses.
Assists others in analyzing information and data to perform inspection/design tasks.
Receives instructions from Project Manager or Senior Project Engineers as to the general results expected.
Responsible for accuracy of engineering design, reports, load ratings, and plans, quality presentation, thoroughness and follow-through, and efficient conformance to budgets, schedules, and company standards.
Research design options and document findings for Senior Project Engineer.
Stays informed with code requirements, state inspection manuals, and relevant manuals/resources
Keeps Senior Project Manager informed of workload and any changes in project schedule or scope or additional services.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Bachelor’s degree in civil and/or structural engineering with an emphasis in structures from an ABET-accredited university or college
Completion of the Engineering-in-Training exam is required.
Individuals should have experience in reading plans and shop drawings
Team oriented engineer with strong communication skills.
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.), and experience with engineering design packages such as AutoCAD (desirable), MicroStation (required), AASHTO BrR. Staad.Pro, MathCAD, LUSAS and/or other structural analysis software systems.
Experience with the operation of bucket trucks, manlifts, and under bridge inspection vehicles (snoopers).
Physically capable of performing field work including working at heights, carrying ladders and gear, working in adverse weather conditions, etc.
Able and willing to travel within the continental United States
Valid Driver’s License
Actively engages multiple perspectives when solving problems, seeks to learn from peers, and encourages reciprocal learning among team members.
Actively advocates for full inclusion in the workplace, fostering an environment that welcomes diversity and values equity for all employees, partners, clients, and the communities that our company serves.
What we’d prefer for you to bring to our firm:
ODOT bridge consulting and/or construction services experience and/or experience with bridge engineering/inspection in Ohio is a plus.
Rope access experience or an interest in learning rope access techniques (SPRAT, IRATA)
Intimate experience with Microsoft Excel including basic programming ability
Proficient in Microsoft Work and technical writing
Completion of the following: NHI Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges (FHWA-NHI-130055) and NHI Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges (FHWA-NHI-130078)
Registration as a licensed Professional Engineer in Ohio or possess an NCEES Record
System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.Full-time