Staff Bridge Engineer in Newark, DE at Pennoni

Date Posted: 11/4/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. Pennoni has a strong history of serving Transportation clients in the Mid-Atlantic Region and we are seeking motivated team members to join our Transportation Team.  Our Transportation Team serves Private land developers, Corporations, Municipalities and Transportation Agencies in the Mid-Atlantic Region and beyond.  Our goal is to help communities, the travelling public and our clients navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and partner with our clients on how best to integrate “smart” solutions into resilient and sustainable projects. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.

 

Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates is currently seeking a Staff Bridge Engineer with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Performing bridge design as part of multi-disciplinary projects with focus on bridge design, rehabilitation and load rating projects while mentoring and developing junior staff and providing technical oversight.
  • Overseeing multiple concurrent projects and/or tasks including design and bridge inspections for multiple clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region with a focus on Delaware and the surrounding states.
  • Mentoring staff at the project level and provide feedback to the Newark Bridge Manager regarding staff performance and progress.
  • Comfortability interacting with clients regarding technical challenges with opportunities to perform project management if desired.
  • Generating proposals including the development of scopes of work and man-hour estimates. Some travel should be anticipated.
  • Developing reports, specifications, and technical documents.

 

Job Requirements

Required Attributes:

  • Essential Software Tools: AutoCAD, Microstation, In-Roads, and GeoPak, 
  • Required education: Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (focus on Structural Engineering), MS Preferred
  • Minimum years of work experience: 4-7.
  • Licenses required: PE.
  • Design all aspects of a typical bridge structure and solve challenges associated with design and rehabilitation projects.
  • Plan production via MicroStation with experience in Open Bridge Modeler strongly preferred.    
  • Understanding of AASHTO and state DOT design criteria with prior project experience with DelDOT, MDSHA, VDOT, DCDOT, and/or PennDOT design and/or bridge inspection projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal communication and written skills
  • Knowledge and experience with structural analysis and design software such as SAP, STAAD, LEAP Bridge, LEAP Concrete, AASHTOWare BrR, BRASS, etc…
  • Exhibit leadership qualities necessary to lead project related tasks and mentor entry level engineers.
  • Produces high quality technical writing for use in bridge inspection reports, specifications, studies, and other engineering documents
  • Ability to work on multiple concurrent assignments while serving multiple roles within a team environment.

Preferred Attributes:

  • Masters Degree in Civil Engineering with a focus in Structural Engineering
  • Successful completion of FHWA-NHI-13005 (Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges) and/or FHWA-NHI-130078 (Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges)
  • Experience with proposal development including scope and man-hour estimates.
  • Prior Load Rating experience.
  • Prior experience with BrIM or BIM work processes and/or modeling
  • Interacting in the engineering community via leadership positions in professional societies is preferred and encouraged.

Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

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