Structural Bridge Engineer

Michael Baker International   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 47 days ago


Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Michael Baker International has addressed bridge design, construction and preservation challenges with innovative and sustainable solutions. Exemplifying its depth and versatility in the bridge space, Michael Baker International, ranked Number Five by Engineering News-Record in its annual ranking of Bridge Design Firms in the United States, has partnered with clients on a full spectrum of bridge types-from conventional grade separations to major, complex river crossings, including trusses, arches, box girders and cable-stayed bridges.


Under limited supervision, plans, directs, and coordinates activities of designated project to ensure that goals or objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters. Also, plays a role in designing and analyzing data on civil engineering projects such as bridges, retaining walls, tunnels, dams and drainage structures.

�Prepare complex studies, construction documents, drawings, maps, reports, details and supporting documentation

�Prepares quantities and construction costs estimates using ADOT, MCDOT and Local Agencies procedures

�Prepares detailed and complex reports detailing inspections, tests conducted and results

�Prepares construction drawings needed for ADOT, MCDOT and Local Agency construction of bridges

�Visit work sites as needed

�Communicates with supervisor and clients regarding project issues

�Conducts project meetings

�Defines scope, schedule and budgets requirements for projects

�Provide input and support strategy for proposals as needed

�Support and initiate marketing efforts

�Maintain task budgets and schedules

�Prepare permit information for clients

�Willingness to travel up to 10%

�Other duties as assigned


�Bachelor of Science in Engineering or related field is required (MS is equivalent to 2 years of experience)

�An Arizona Professional Engineer License or ability to obtain in 6 months is required

�10 to 15 or more years of relevant civil/structural engineering experience

�Knowledge of ADOT, MCDOT and Local Agencies design manuals and design standards is required

�Required Proficiency in highway design software, including but not limited to: MicroStation / LEAP products - Conspan, RC-Pier / MDX - steel girder design / AASHTOWare Bridge Rating - for load ratings / MIDAS - 3D modeling/analysis / SP Column - column design


Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.