Bridge Inspection Engineer
About the Firm:
Are you looking for an exceptional opportunity to join a leading civil engineering firm with offices in multiple locations, including Indianapolis, Evansville, Washington, South Bend, and Columbus, Ohio? This firm is highly regarded for providing professional infrastructure design services to state, municipal, and private sector clients, specialising in transportation design. They are on a trajectory of continuous growth, offering exciting projects, and fostering an environment that encourages personal growth and achievement. The firm takes great pride in supporting and rewarding their employees, ensuring a respectful and collaborative work culture. Work-life balance is a top priority, and they believe in accommodating schedules and workloads to ensure a positive working experience.
Why Choose This Firm:
When you join this firm, you become part of a dynamic team that values your individuality and strives to see you succeed. They offer a host of amazing benefits, including:
- A fun, casual work environment that promotes a positive atmosphere.
- Complimentary refreshments and snacks to keep you energised.
- The flexibility to work remotely at times, enhancing work-life balance.
- A comprehensive benefit package, offering a choice of two medical plans, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability insurance, and a Health Savings Account option.
- A 401k retirement savings plan with an impressive 3% employer contribution.
- Engaging staff outings and various social activities to foster team camaraderie.
- Professional development opportunities to support your growth in the industry.
- Paid holidays and a generous amount of Paid Time Off for your well-deserved rest and relaxation.
The Position: Bridge Inspection Engineer
The firm is currently seeking a dedicated Bridge Inspection Engineer for their Indianapolis office. As a Bridge Inspection Engineer, you will play a vital role in ensuring the safety and integrity of crucial transportation infrastructure. This position presents excellent opportunities for growth, with the potential to handle multiple projects and even become a project manager.
- Perform meticulous bridge and small structure inspections, producing comprehensive reports and load ratings.
- Utilize both manual and software-supported bridge analysis and design computations.
- Conduct on-site visits to local and Midwest project locations, carrying out bridge and small structure inspections, verifying existing conditions during design, and providing construction support engineering.
- Collaborate closely with other transportation department disciplines, including survey, roadway, drainage, planning, and environmental, to ensure seamless project execution.
To excel in this position, the ideal candidate should possess:
- A Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE).
- A minimum of 4 years of experience in bridge inspection, design, detailing, and related transportation structures/facilities.
- Previous experience in preparing bridge structure plans for INDOT or DOT projects.
- Proficiency in using the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Manual, INDOT Bridge Design Manual, Bridge Inspection Reference Manual, INDOT Bridge Inspection Manual, and BRAGI.
- Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills.
- A valid driver's license and excellent organizational and time management skills.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
While not required, the following skills and qualifications are desirable:
- Qualified Team Leader - Bridge Inspector's Reference Manual (FHWA NHI 12-049) Section 1.2.3.
- Qualified Diver-Inspector - Bridge Inspector's Reference Manual (FHWA NHI 12-049) Section 13.3.4.
- ACDI Commercial Diver or Commercial Surface Supply Air Diver certification.
- Professional Engineer license.
How to Apply:
If you're a qualified candidate excited about the opportunity to work with this outstanding civil engineering firm, please submit your resume and cover letter, combined as one attachment. In your cover letter, kindly include your desired salary range. The firm is seeking the right candidate immediately, so don't wait to apply!
Equal Opportunity Employer:
The firm is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace. They are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or any other protected status.
Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now and unlock the potential of this exciting Bridge Inspection Engineer position with this prestigious civil engineering firm!