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Senior Bridge Engineer in New York , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 10/19/2017

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Job Description

Throughout our 100-year history, Gannett Fleming has been an innovator and leader on a global level, providing world-class services in engineering, consulting, design, program, and construction management. With more than 60 offices worldwide, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms.

Our people are our secret to Excellence Delivered As Promised! We have fostered a culture of promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex engineering challenges – transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training and the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work-life balance. Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.

Since 1915, Gannett Fleming has played a major role in some of the most multifaceted and iconic engineering accomplishments in the world. Join us on our journey as we continue to provide thought-provoking, customized solutions to our clients, improving and sustaining communities for the next 100 years!

Responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Bridge Engineer to join our New York, NY office! A successful candidate will possess demonstrated experience in the coordination of project execution and control to deliver contract documents within scope, budget and time schedule from initial start-up through final design. The right candidate is expected to have strong technical knowledge in structural engineering design and detailing, as well as have a good understanding of highway, traffic and geotechnical engineering. Desired candidate will be experienced with the New York State Department of Transportation design policies, standards, and specifications and have proven project experience as a lead bridge/structures engineer. 

The candidate will serve as a project engineer for large, multidisciplinary projects.  Responsible for  monitoring work for compliance with applicable codes, and accepted engineering practices, ensure effective communication and coordination on assigned tasks between all disciplines, provide technical guidance to project members and will serve as a technical liaison with client on project effort.  

Position requires strong structural design background, effective time management, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Responsibility for managing/overseeing scopes, schedules and budgets for projects performed with the bridge group and daily successful operation of all aspects of project delivery including customer interface.

Job Requirements

Qualifications
  • BS in Civil or Structural Engineering, Masters Preferred.
  • PE in NY is required.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the analysis and design of bridges and related structures.
  • Bridge/Tunnel Inspection experience is a plus
  • Must possess strong leadership and communications skills
  • Well versed in NYSDOT design policies, standards and specifications
  • Position requires knowledge in the use of Microstation and AutoCAD.
  • Experience in assisting writing/development of project proposals and letters of interest.

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Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position.

No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.