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Licensed Civil Engineer - Bridge Structural

Company: Olsson
Location: Lincoln
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Company Description
We are Olsson, a team-based, purpose-driven engineering and design firm. Our solutions improve communities and our people make it possible.
Our most meaningful asset is our people, and we are dedicated to providing an environment where they can continue to learn, grow, and thrive. Our entrepreneurial spirit is what has allowed us - and will continue to allow us - to grow. The result? Inspired people, amazing designs, and projects with purpose.
Job Description
Olsson is looking for a motivated Licensed Civil Engineer to join our Bridge team. Our Bridge team works on a wide range of projects including bridge and retaining walls, dams, storm and traffic structures, inspections, rehabilitations, load ratings, and assisting with construction engineering services. We facilitate designs on transportation projects that include grade separations, interchanges, and stream crossings for public and private clients throughout the Midwest. You will be able to collaborate with roadway, traffic, geotechnical, and hydraulic engineers on projects that make a positive impact in our community while simultaneously offering you the ability to grow and develop a wide array of skills.
As a Licensed Civil Engineer on the Bridge team, you will serve as a task manager on small- to medium-sized bridge projects and independently perform design calculations while working alongside other team members to complete project tasks. Day to day tasks will require coordination with other Olsson teams, professional staff, technical staff, and clients. You will be responsible for collaborating with project managers on various design tasks to ensure projects remain on schedule and meet client requirements. You will have the opportunity to manage and mentor younger staff and workload through the duration of projects.

  • Serve in a lead designer on small to medium sized bridge projects.
  • Perform structural analysis, design, and facilitate production of plan deliverables on all aspects of transportation projects.
  • Prepare engineering design criteria, conduct site investigations, and complete engineering studies.
  • Calculate quantities, estimate costs, and produce technical specifications.
  • Manage task schedules and budget.
  • Mentor younger design staff.
  • Occasional travel to job sites for site investigations, inspections, and project meetings. We have one current opening and will consider candidates interested in being located out of our Lincoln, NE or Omaha, NE offices.
    You are passionate about:
    • Working collaboratively with others
    • Having ownership in the work you do
    • Using your talents to positively affect communities You bring to the team:
      • Strong communication skills.
      • Ability to contribute and work well on a team.
      • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering.
      • Master's degree, or in pursuit, a plus.
      • Experience with AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design.
      • Experience with bridge analysis and design programs preferred (LARSA, LEAP Bridge Enterprise, Lpile, SPColumn, MDX).
      • Must be a registered professional engineer.
      • Experience designing prestressed concrete and steel girder bridges.
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
      • 4+ years of relevant experience. Additional Information
        Olsson is a nationally recognized, employee-owned firm specializing in planning and design, engineering, field services, environmental, and technology. Founded in 1956 on the very mindset that drives us today, we're here to improve communities by making them more sustainable, better connected, and more efficient. Simply put, we work to leave the world better than we found it.
        As an Olsson employee, you'll receive our traditional benefits package (health care, vision, dental, paid time off, etc.), plus you'll:
        • Become an owner in the company after your first year through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
        • Engage in work that has a positive impact in communities
        • Receive an excellent 401(k) match
        • Participate in a wellness program promoting balanced lifestyles
        • Benefit from a bonus system that rewards performance
        • Have the possibility for flexible work arrangements
          Olsson is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.

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