The Senior Bridge Engineer will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in the field of Bridge/Structural Engineering. The position requires a Bachelor degree in Civil/Structural Engineering and registration in the state of California as a Professional Engineer (Civil). The position entails hands-on design and project production-related activities, project management and leadership, as well as mentoring and training of the less senior 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 small buildings, water conveyance, sewer infrastructure, etc. The candidate shall be well-versed in the use and interpretation of all codes, policies and philosophy of design, including earthquake-resistant design, as established by California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). Adeptness in the application and understanding of the various specific bridge design software is a must and a working knowledge of other related analysis software such as SAP, Visual Analysis, and drafting programs, such as AutoCAD or MicroStation, are highly desirable. Better than average writing skills are part of the job responsibilities
Other attributes of the competitive candidates will include knowledge and experience with client relations, marketing, proposal writing and interview preparation.