Highway Bridge Engineer/EIT

Requisition ID: 10567 

Job Category: Engineering 

 

Our organization is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. Our global network of 9,000 professionals combine vast engineering and business knowledge, working in partnership with our clients to develop market strategies, manage and optimize production, develop new game-changing technologies, and design and deliver complex capital projects. Our corporate roots extend back more than a hundred years, and our experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investments market sectors.  We work closely with the communities in which we serve to ensure that our solutions optimize environmental protection, economic prosperity, social justice, and cultural vibrancy.

 

As a Highway Bridge Engineer based in Vancouver you will be involved on a range of small to large projects which are industry and public high profile. The role will be challenging, demanding, varied and offer fantastic opportunities for skill set and career development. You will be required to work within a growing team carrying out bridge feasibility works, design, and assessment and strengthening depending upon project requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with project engineers and other project team members on design, tender, and construction deliverables;
  • Perform structural analysis and prepare design calculations to include 2D and 3D analysis for bridges as well as foundations, infrastructure and retaining walls;
  • Develop structural details and construction plans;
  • Preparation of standard documentation – reports, specs, drawings, spreadsheets, letters, etc.;
  • Conducting design check and quality audit of drawings and contract documents;
  • Coordination of structural work with work of other disciplines.
  • Use analysis and design softwares (e.g. SAP2000, Concise Beam, Excel, MathCAD) in course of work;

Qualifications:

  • Civil or Structural Engineering Degree from an accredited university;
  • 2 – 6 years of experience in the design of bridges and experience with the Canadian Highway Bridge Code or AASHTO;
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office, industry standard bridge design and analysis software; familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D is an asset;
  • Experience in preliminary design and detailed design of new bridges and rehabilitation of existing bridge; steel and concrete structures;
  • Strong desire to learn and involvement with highway improvement projects especially design build / P3 delivery
  • Demonstrated ability in meeting project deliverables and requirements;
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal are essential;

 

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

Company
Hatch Associates Ltd
Posted
03/26/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Vancouver, 02, CA