The Bridge Engineer at ADKO Engineering will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in the field of Bridge/Structural Engineering. The position requires, at the minimum, a Bachelor degree in Civil/Structural Engineering and registration in the state of California as a Professional Engineer (Civil), or qualification for taking the examination. The position entails hands-on design and project production-related activities, leading projects as Project Engineer, as well as mentoring and training of the junior staff.
The qualities of the top candidate will include a deep grasp of the California bridge design practice and construction, as well as experience with other structural design work, such as those involving walls, culverts, sign structures, etc. The candidate shall be well-versed in the use and interpretation of Caltrans Bridge Design Specifications, including earthquake-resistant design. Adeptness in the application and understanding of the various specific bridge design software is a must. Familiarity with other related analysis and CAD software such as SAP, Visual Analysis, and AutoCAD are highly desirable. Other responsibilities include quantity and cost estimating, report writing and construction observation. Good oral and writing communication skills are part of the job responsibilities.