Graduate Bridge Transportation Engineer in Newark, DE at Pennoni

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.


Start date for this role will be Spring 2020 - Candidates are currently being considered.

Job Responsibilities

Pennoni is currently looking for a Graduate Bridge Transportation Engineer for the Spring of 2020 with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Pennoni is currently seeking Bridge Engineers to perform the following, but not limited to:

    • Structural design and analysis including but not limited to:
      • Bridges (Highway and Railroad)
      • Culverts
      • Retaining and Noise Walls
      • Overhead Sign Structures
    • Performing Bridge Inspections for various clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region.
    • Producing high quality technical writing for use in bridge inspection reports, specifications, studies, and other engineering documents
    • Utilizing Microstation to develop project deliverables and construction plans.
    • Using BrIM or BIM engineering software such as Bentley’s Open Bridge Modeler and ProStructures.
    • Working on multiple assignments concurrently with varying complexity and differing job responsibilities.
    • Working in a team environment under the supervision and mentorship of Senior Engineers.
    • Occasional opportunities for domestic travel to perform bridge inspections.



Job Requirements

Required Attributes:

  • 0-3 years work experience in bridge engineering
  • Required education: Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field, Master’s degree a plus
  • Computer skills required: Microsoft Office Suite and general knowledge of CADD; plan production experience with Microstation/AutoCADD is preferred.  Experience with BrIM Software is a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of Civil Engineering Principles such as structural analysis, steel/concrete design, basic hydrology/hydraulics, and basic geotechnical/foundation design
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently within a design group setting

Preferred Attributes:

  • Licenses preferred: EIT.  
  • Certifications preferred: Successful completion of FHWA-NHI-13005 (Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges)
  • Prior bridge engineering experience with DelDOT, MDSHA, VDOT, and/or PennDOT
  • Familiarity with production drafting via either Microstation or AutoCADD
  • Knowledge and experience with structural analysis software such as SAP, STAAD, LEAP Bridge, LEAP Concrete, AASHTOWare BrR, BRASS, etc… 
  • Prior experience with BrIM or BIM work processes and/or modeling
  • Ability to Efficiently use engineering software and be able to quickly familiarize themselves with unfamiliar software
  • Ability to learn and apply new skills while simultaneously looking for and seizing opportunities to improve work products.
  • Interacting with the local 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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