Bridge Engineer

MSA Professional Services Inc   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 34 days ago

MSA specializes in the sustainable development of communities. Yet, what we do is more than just a portfolio of projects. We are committed to going beyond the project – to building honest, open relationships and becoming a source of expertise and support in order to help make our communities stronger.

Founded in the 1930s as a rural land surveying business, MSA has grown into an employee-owned, multidisciplinary consulting firm employing more than 350 engineers, architects, planners, funding experts, surveyors, GIS experts, landscape architects and environmental scientists. We have 16 offices across six states (Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Texas and Wisconsin) and collaborate to pioneer projects in communities throughout the United States.

MSA has earned a variety of notable industry accolades. We have been named by the Zweig Group as one of the 2017 “Best Firms to Work For” and continue to climb the Engineering News Record’s Top 500 Design Firms list, ranking No. 310 in 2018—a 17-position rise from the previous year. MSA was also honored to be named Company of the Year for 2018 by the Wisconsin chapter of the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Association, an award that recognizes our commitment to being a team-led, employee-focused, engaging and balanced place of work.

We are currently seeking a full-time Bridge Engineer to join our team in Baraboo, WI or Madison, WI. We’re looking for an ambitious candidate to grow and develop their skills to advance their career with MSA. MSA’s size and culture ensure that we provide extensive marketing and management support for your success. This person will design and eventually manage bridge design projects relating primarily to state and local road bridges across the country. The office location may be flexible after 2-3 years in Baraboo, WI or Madison, WI.

-Structural design calculations for bridges and other transportation structures
-Preparation of plans for state and local bridge replacement and rehabilitation projects
-Preparation of details, specifications, and bidding documents
-Preparation of technical reports for projects

-Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structures required
-Master’s degree in Structural Engineering preferred
-2 years of prior bridge design experience required
-The ideal candidate will have 5 to 10 years of experience with state and local bridge projects
-Prior experience with Microstation or AutoCAD preferred
-Successfully passed FE exam required; PE preferred
-Must have exceptional verbal and written communication skills as well as solid personal and team skills
-Interest in the consulting industry

It takes a village to change the earth for the better. If you have the passion and skills to help design and engineer a better world, we’d love to have you on our team. At MSA, we help people live, work and play better. That goes not only for our clients and the communities we serve, but for our team members too. Join us and launch your innovative new career in a 100% employee-owned workplace that believes in flexible work schedules, honest transparency, a supportive team environment and a commitment to helping make communities stronger, together.

MSA also provides a comprehensive suite of benefits and incentives including competitive health, dental and vision insurance, paid holidays, paid time off, support of ongoing professional education, opportunities for community involvement and participation in the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Apply today at
MSA is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class