Bridge Engineering Lead in Chicago, IL

$$250K+(Ladders Estimates)

Gannett Fleming   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


15+ years

Posted 74 days ago

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Gannett Fleming has an immediate need for a Senior Bridge Engineer/Discipline Manager with a strong interest and experience in bridge and heavy civil projects. You will be based in our Toronto Office, responsible for leading bridge engineering design. A solid background in project management and administration, bridge engineering, planning, proposal writing organizational skills and excellent communication skills are mandatory.


  • Leading project teams and supervision of bridge design engineers, technicians and field engineers;
  • Preparing high-quality proposals, studies and technical reports;
  • Analysis and design of bridges and other structures, including new design, load ratings and rehabilitation/retrofit of existing bridges, culverts, retaining walls and civil structures;
  • Business development and client management;
  • Project management and engineering review of design drawings;
  • Preparation of tender documents, quantities and contract administration and management;
  • Management of the bridge group scheduling and budgets

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering (post-graduate degree is an asset);
  • Registered Professional Engineer (P. Eng.), licensed in Ontario;
  • More than 15 years of structural bridge design experience in Ontario, coupled with design and construction experience on heavy civil projects;
  • Eligible for qualification under MTO RAQS bridge engineering specialties;
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in managing a team of engineering professionals;
  • Experience with Canadian Highway Bridge Codes and Canadian design standards and procedures;
  • Experience with Ontario Ministry of Transportation standards and documents;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent technical writing skills and superior attention to detail;
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic;
  • Able to work independently and as a valued team member, with a demonstrated ability to manage projects and clients;
  • Able to multi-task and meet various project deadlines