Bridge EIT/Designer

HDR - Bellevue, WA3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $58,000 - $76,000 a year
Bridge EIT/Designer - (156044)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Bridge EIT/Designer, we'll count on you to:
Apply structural engineering and detailing techniques for the development of bridge designs
Work on projects that typically include bridge (prestress concrete, cast-in-place concrete, steel plate girder, segmental and cable), box culvert, and interchange design for highway and railway projects
Select standard bridge engineering/design procedures, develop structural details using specialized structural design and analysis software
Perform structural load calculations and assist with geometric layout and quantity development
Perform other duties as needed


Required Qualifications

0-3+ years of experience in bridge design
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Bridge Engineering related field
Experience using Microsoft Office Suite
Experience using structural analysis programs and bridge design software (such as LARSA, SAP2000, etc)
Excellent communication skills and willing to work in a team environment to producing designs on minor and major bridge projects
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in Structural Engineering
EIT or ability to obtain within 12 months. Candidates hired without their EIT will have the title of Bridge Designer and will be expected to obtain their EIT for career progression
Experience using drafting software (Microstation and/or AutoCAD) strongly preferred
Familiarity with engineering software packages such as: PGSuper, SAP2000, CSiBridge, LARSA 4D, MathCAD LEAP Bridge Enterprise, FB-MultiPier, LPile, AASHTOWare BrR, Midas Civil, MDX, ADINA, RM Bridge, spColumn, LUSAS, STLBridgeLRFD, or STLBridge
Preference given to local candidates


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.

Primary Location: United States-Washington-Bellevue
Industry: Bridges
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Bridges and Structures
Job Posting: Oct 9, 2019