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Sr. Structural Bridge Engineer

Job Order ID 2670
Province/State FL
City Orlando

Posted Date 1/22/2019

Brief Description

Senior Structural Engineer/Team Leader - Orlando



The primary duties of the  Senior Bridge Engineer/Team Leader  include leading tasks in the support of planning, directing and monitoring all aspects of small to large scale multi-discipline bridge projects of varying technical complexity, involving a diverse project staff. Successful candidate will have demonstrated extensive professional experience in structural engineering, specific to bridge design. Projects include participation in a wide variety of bridge and highway structure related assignments ranging from simple highway grade crossings bridges to complex bridge designs.    

  • Perform and check bridge design and analysis computations  
  • Prepare construction plans for bridges and other transportation related structures using MicroStation.  
  • Develop contract documents such as specifications and review of construction documents such as shop drawings or contractor requests  
  • Perform bridge load ratings  
  • Works with Area Leader to implement operating budget and resource management.
  • Provide day to day supervision for Structural Team including:
    • Communicating performance expectations in a clear and timely manner;
    • Providing ongoing positive and constructive feedback related to their ability to successfully achieve the expected results;
    • Conducting Bi-annual PSP performance reviews; and
    • Approving their respective Supervisor’s weekly timesheets and Expense Reports.  

Requirement Note


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, Masters Preferred. Florida PE or ability to earn within 6 months is required.  
  • 12-15+ years of bridge related design experience, participating and/or managing a bridge design project.  
  • 3D Modeling experience working with STAAD, CSiBridge or other comparable software  is desirable.
  • Demonstrated success in managing preliminary and final design, preparation of construction documents, specifications, cost estimates, project scheduling and subcontractor management.
  • Strong familiarity with FDOT, FL Turnpike standards, policies, and procedures is required.  
  • Must have the ability to interact with various design teams, have excellent organizational, project management and communication both written and verbal skills.  
  • Track record of successfully completing projects and task leadership.
  • Ability to understand and clearly communicate the mission and objectives of the Company, Region, and Office to Team.
  • Ability to define and solve operational and employee performance problems and issues in a timely and effective manner.
  • Applies mature judgment to issues, takes prudent risks, gathers sufficient information, and exercises keen insight to make confident and timely decisions.
  • Demonstrates a natural inclination to take charge, appear confident and comfortable in the leadership role, and display poise with a variety of people and situations.
  • Effectively balances the use of personal and position power to exert the right amount of force to get things done.
  • Demands high expectations of self and others.   Keeps others focused on actions designed to meet key business objectives, including quality and customer service.

Contact Details:
Judy Cohen