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Civil Engineer - Transportation

Company: Stantec Inc.
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: September 8, 2023

Job Description:

Civil Engineer - Transportation - ( 230003C0 )DescriptionWe create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving-whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.Your OpportunityThe role of a Bridge EIT is to work as a team member on small and large projects under the guidance of a Senior Bridge Engineer. The Bridge EIT will work under close supervision of a Senior Bridge Engineer to develop skills in evaluating, selecting, specifying, and engineering systems or products for a project.A Bridge Engineer in Training will perform a variety of tasks which may include assisting with typical projects including development of construction plans, specifications, cost estimate, engineering reports and studies for infrastructure projects, including bridges, transportation related structures, and other structural elements.Your Key Responsibilities* Select and apply appropriate design criteria to perform minor, major, and complex bridge design and load rating assignments.* Performs basic engineering calculations.* Assists in the preparation of engineering project documents, such as design calculations, pertaining to specific projects.* Prepare high quality contract documents (plans, specifications, and estimates) for the construction of structures such as bridges, retaining walls, box culverts, and sign trusses.* Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions.* Utilizes relevant software packages to perform structural design and analysis (STAAD, Leap Bridge, AASHTOWare, MDX, InspectTech, MathCAD, and spreadsheets).* Utilizes relevant software programs to prepare working and final drawings in accordance with client standards (MicroStation, AutoCAD).* Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned, and able to be cross trained for related civil engineering disciplines including roadway, geotechnical, and site design.* Assists with bridge inspections and preparing field notes, sketches, reports, and load rating analysesQualificationsYour Capabilities and Credentials* Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.* Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the design team.* Some working knowledge of codes, legal and design requirements in relevant jurisdictions and developing jurisdictional experience and contacts.* Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite.* Developing ability to effectively discuss project issues.* Microstation and/or Open Bridge experience is a plus.* Experience with bridge inspection is a plus.* Experience with structural design is a plusEducation and ExperienceBachelor's degree (Master's degree in structural engineering preferred) or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field & Fundamentals Exam (FE) certified is a plus. Any Intern experience in bridge design, analysis, or inspection will also be a plus.Position will work in an office setting and require some field work.This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.Primary Location : United States-Louisiana-Baton RougeWork Locations :Baton Rouge LAOrganization : BC-2018 Transpt-US GulfEmployee Status : RegularJob Level : Individual ContributorTravel : Yes, 10 % of the TimeSchedule : Full-timeJob Posting : Aug 16, 2023, 10:04:38 AMReq ID: 230003C0Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

Keywords: Stantec Inc., Baton Rouge , Civil Engineer - Transportation, Professions , Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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