Job Title Intermediate Highway Bridge Design Engineer

 
2016/11/07Engineering Consulting
Intermediate Highway Bridge Design EngineerCivil
Kamloops. BCP.Eng or EIT
Our client in beautiful British Columbia is looking for an Intermediate Bridge Design Engineer to join their Kamloops office!

This individual will take on a design/analysis role for our client’s expanding Transportation Group in Kamloops.

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Preparing structural design calculations in accordance with applicable design standards (i.e. CAN/CSA-S6-14)
• Performing advanced structural analysis of new bridge designs and existing structures
• Leading and reviewing conceptual design alternatives in order to develop innovative and cost effective design solutions
• Preparing technical specifications and special provisions
• Providing direction to CAD designers and junior engineers for drawing production
• Performing internal QC reviews for detailed design of highway bridges
• Preparing cost estimates for concept and detailed design
• Tender document preparation and contract management
• Preparing technical memorandums, reports, and assisting with proposals
• Regular collaboration with colleagues in other offices and different areas of expertise in an integrated and fast paced design environment

Required Skills and Qualifications will include:
• Degree in Structural or Civil Engineering degree from an accredited academic institution
• 5-10+ years of experience
• P.Eng designation or ability to register with APEGBC
• Experience in in the design and analysis of highway bridges and other transportation structures (pedestrian bridges, retaining walls, large culverts, snow sheds, ferry docks and ramps, sign bridges etc.)
• Seismic design experience is required
• Recent design experience using the British Columbia Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Bridge Standards and Procedures Manual is preferable
• Detailed design experience in steel, reinforced concrete, and prestressed concrete structures is essential and some timber design experience preferable
• Recent bridge design experience using specialized software such as XTRACT, SAP2000, Midas, and CSiBridge;
• Working knowledge of AutoCAD
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Willingness to travel when required – 1-2day trips
• Valid Canadian Driver’s License
• Access to reliable vehicle transportation when trips are required

Our client is a global top 50 Engineering Consulting firm. Our client exemplifies excellence in employee culture, passionate delivery of projects and champion of quality, service and value for clients across a multitude of industry sectors. Experience what true collaboration with your colleagues and managers. This is a place where people know your name and where you are missed when you're not around. Our client promotes a work hard and play hard credo, but backs it up with ongoing social and networking opportunities. They offer unlimited opportunities for learning, growth, and professional development, placing immense value on allowing every employee to reach their maximum potential.