Bridge EIT

Location Indiana
Discipline: Transportation
Contact name: Aidan Potts

Contact email: aidan@venda-search.com
Job ref: 32433
Published: 25 days ago

Bridge/Structural Engineer-in-Training (EIT) - Indiana

Company Overview: Our client is a leading engineering firm specializing in infrastructure projects across Indiana. They pride themselves on delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to our clients, ensuring the safety and efficiency of structural transportation networks in the region.

Position Overview: We are seeking a motivated and talented Bridge/Structural Engineer-in-Training (EIT) to join our team. The successful candidate will work closely with senior engineers and project managers on various aspects of bridge and structural engineering projects, with a focus on Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) projects.

Responsibilities:

  1. Design Development: Assist in the development of bridge and structural designs for transportation projects in accordance with INDOT standards and specifications.

  2. Structural Analysis: Conduct structural analysis and calculations using industry-standard software such as STAAD.Pro, SAP2000, or similar programs to ensure the integrity and safety of bridge structures.

  3. Drafting and Modeling: Prepare detailed engineering drawings and models using AutoCAD, MicroStation, or other drafting software, adhering to INDOT drafting standards.

  4. Construction Support: Provide technical support during construction activities, including responding to requests for information (RFIs), reviewing shop drawings, and conducting field inspections as necessary.

  5. Project Coordination: Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams including engineers, architects, and project managers to ensure project objectives are met within specified timelines and budgets.

  6. Documentation and Reporting: Prepare technical reports, design memos, and other project documentation in compliance with INDOT requirements.

  7. Quality Assurance: Conduct quality assurance reviews of design calculations, drawings, and specifications to ensure accuracy and compliance with regulatory standards.

  8. Professional Development: Stay abreast of emerging trends, technologies, and best practices in bridge and structural engineering through continuous learning and professional development activities.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • EIT certification or ability to obtain EIT certification within six months of hire.
  • Knowledge of bridge design principles, structural analysis, and construction techniques.
  • Proficiency in engineering software such as STAAD.Pro, SAP2000, AutoCAD, and MicroStation.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Familiarity with INDOT design standards and specifications is preferred.
  • Prior internship or work experience in bridge/structural engineering is an asset.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment with opportunities to work on exciting projects shaping Indiana's transportation infrastructure.

Please reach out to Aidan Potts for more information on this.