Senior Bridge Engineer | Project Manager ( Design )

3SG   •  

Rocky Hill, CT

Industry: Architecture & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 337 days ago

Description / Position Overview

  • Lead Bridge Design for primarily vehicular bridge projects
    • Possibly some rail or Department of Defense bridges as well
  • Serve in a Project Management | Lead Engineer role including the planning analysis and design of bridge projects ranging from conventional to innovative bridge types
  • Perform structural load calculations and bridge plan / specifications development
  • Oversee geometric layout and quantity development
  • Check design calculations / construction cost estimates / plan development produced by other engineers.
    • Typical bridge projects include: concrete segmental, precast concrete girder (pre-stressed and/or post-tensioned), steel plate or steel box girder, and cable-supported structures for highway, DoD, and rail projects
  • Strong technical skills in Engineering analysis and design combined with a proven background of technical leadership on these types of projects
  • Perform as a Technical Specialist or Project Manager on large projects and supervise Junior Engineers in the performance of engineering tasks
  • Manage the existing Bridge Design team with increasing managerial responsibilities as time progresses (1-3 years into the future)


  • BSCE required
    • MSCE in Structural Engineering preferred
  • PE required
  • ConnDOT (or MassDOT, RIDOT) project experience strongly preferred although not mandatory
  • 10+ years of combined bridge design and PM experience required; 15+ years of combined design and PM experience strongly preferred
  • Prior Supervisory experience (team, office, etc.) preferred.
  • Experience with steel box, segmental, arch bridge or cable-supported structures is desired
  • Extensive experience in all aspects of bridge design projects.
  • Computer program proficiency:
    • Microsoft Office
    • Structural analysis software (LARSA SAP etc.)
    • Structural design software (LEAP products BDS products PCA Col etc.)
    • Knowledge of MicroStation is preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership and communication skills
  • Ability to work with various teams – internal and external - is required

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