Structural Engineer

Hdr, Inc. Boston , MA 02298

Posted 4 weeks ago

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Structural Engineer, we'll count on you to:

  • Apply structural engineering and detailing techniques

  • Work on projects that typically include bridge (steel plate girder, prestress concrete, cast-in-place concrete, timber, segmental and cable) box culvert, and interchange design for highway and railway projects, and other structural projects.

  • Select standard bridge engineering/design procedures, develop structural details using specialized structural design and analysis software, and perform structural load calculations and assist with geometric layout and quantity development

  • Participate in bridge inspection, perform structural load calculations and assist with geometric layout and quantity development

  • Perform other duties as needed

  • Review, assign work and/or check design calculations, estimates, and specifications produced by junior engineers and EITs

Note that position may be part time.

Keyword(s); Bridge Engineer, Structural Engineer, job#157734, *LI-MP1

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's /Master's degree in Civil/Structural Engineering

  • 5 years bridge/structural design experience

  • PE is required, SE preferred

  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite, MicroStation, AutoCAD, MathCAD,

  • Experience using structural analysis programs and bridge design software: LEAP, LARSA, STAAD, or similar FEM software

  • Experience managing junior staff

  • Excellent communication skills and working in a team environment

  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Why HDR

At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.


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