Bridge Engineer

Tampa, Florida
commensurate with experience
Apr 05, 2022
Jun 04, 2022
Position Type
Contract Type
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering

The Opportunity
McElhanney Consulting Services Inc. is seeking a motivated Bridge Engineer with a passion for challenging bridge projects to join our long span and complex bridge team in Tampa, Florida. In this role, you will work with a collaborative team on a variety of North American and international bridge projects, including cable-stayed, extradosed, tied arches, suspension, construction engineering, incremental launching, demolition engineering, value engineering, and temporary works design. This role is best suited for a self-motivated junior to intermediate-level professional who is looking to join a well-established consulting firm.

McElhanney has industry-leading professionals and mentors and established programs that support the growth of our future leaders. Our bridge group provides design and construction engineering services for all types of bridges including long-span crossings that require a level of knowledge and experience beyond the average. Our bridge team consists of a total of 30 engineers and detailers in our Victoria, Vancouver, and Tampa, FL offices.

International Bridge Portfolio:

For a full review of our projects, please visit our line portfolio:

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Prepare and review structural design calculations of highway bridges, pedestrian bridges, railroad bridges and temporary works Assist in the preparation of design plans, erection manuals, and contract documents Perform site visits as directed by a senior engineer Work with other team members to ensure schedules, budgets, and quality control standards are achieved and maintained.

What You’ll Bring:

  • 2-10 years’ experience in the design and/or construction engineering of bridges. Engineer-in-Training or PE in the United States Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering and/or Structural Engineering is an asset. Knowledge & experience with bridge design (AASHTO), including steel, concrete and structural analysis. High productivity, attention to detail, effective verbal and written communication skills, and an ability to work well in a team environment. Strong people skills with the ability to communicate and work effectively with diverse individuals Legally authorized to work in the United States

What Can We Offer You?

  • Flexible work hours to accommodate your busy lifestyle  Great benefits, including health, dental coverage, and 401k Employee and Family Assistance program, which offers 24/7 support for all employees and their families either online or over the phone  A family-like culture that is characterized by respect and inclusion for all  Continuous support for your professional development and growth  Profit sharing through an annual performance bonus program Ability to become a shareholder in an employee-owned company