Structural Engineer III - Bridges

US-PA-Philadelphia | US-PA-King Of Prussia | US-PA-Allentown | US-PA-Harrisburg
1117-17289
HNTB Job Title
Engineer III
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
Engineering-Bridge

Why Choose HNTB?

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

At HNTB, we’re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, “What if?” Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.

For you, “together” can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB “together” also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And “together” means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. “Together” means that we are engaged in the communities we serve — we live there — and are committed to their growth and development.

Overview

The time is right to join HNTB!  We are seeking candidates for the position of Structural Engineer III - Bridges in our Pennsylvania offices.  This position can be based in either of our Philadelphia, King of Prussia, Allentown or Harrisburg, PA offices.

 

Position entails working with industry experts in 3D finite element analysis , new bridges, complex bridges, structural analysis, design and detailing of highway and railroad bridges and other transportation related structures and providing complete design efforts with minimal direction. On a task basis, is responsible for preparation and completion of bridge analysis, details, and final plans  that are responsive to project needs. This person will also be able to assist with business development, interfacing with client.   

Job Summary

Within a given discipline, is fully competent to complete engineering-related tasks including research, development, calculations, design and delivery with minimal direction. On tasks basis, is responsible for preparation and completion of discipline engineering efforts that are responsive to project needs.  Coordinates preparation of design details, plans, and drawings within assigned task areas.

Essential Responsibility

  • Responsible for completion of discipline engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications and plans.
  • Responsible for coordination and productivity of subordinates. Provides technical guidance to less experienced engineers.
  • Works closely with other disciplines and multi-discipline projects.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Additional Responsibilities

 
 
- Conducts design and constructibility reviews of plans
- Assists Senior Engineers and Project Managers with preparation of weekly and monthly program updates and reporting 
- Assists Senior Engineers and Project Managers with management of design review process and permitting through outside agencies
- Coordinates with construction observers, consultant engineers, utility coordinators, and right of way coordinators 
- Conducts reviews and makes recommendations of approval of potential construction change orders, utility agreements, and construction & utility pay estimates
- Updates and maintains master schedule for the program
 

Basic Qualification

Bachelor's degree in Engineering
5 years relevant experience
EIT

Preferred Qualification/Skills

- A Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Structural Engineering; MSCE preferred. 
- A Professional Engineer license, Pennsylvania PE preferred.
- Pennsylvania DOT bridge design and construction experience preferred.
- Good communication skills, both verbal and written. 
- Able to work closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
- 5+ years of experience in bridge design, studies, and plan preparation preferably on PENNDOT and/or transit agency projects.
 
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General Work Conditions

Combination Office and Field Environment: Most work is performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use. Work may infrequently be performed at client’s job site, construction trailer, and in the field. Work may sometimes require working in inclement weather, working in a construction site, being exposed to heavy construction equipment and doing extensive walking. Adherence to applicable safety protocol is required.


HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. 

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

 

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