Bridge Engineer
Faithful Gould - Denver, CO

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Job

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Engineers - Structural

Industry

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Engineering

Primary Location

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United States-Colorado-Denver

Employment Category

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Permanent

Employment Type

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Full Time

Job Summary

Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and the world's 11th largest design firm with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. As the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics, few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modeling of a flood defense system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Denver staff as a Bridge Engineer.

MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE:
Under supervision, applies technical professional proficiency to the investigation of engineering problems, the coordination of project activities, and the preparation of preliminary plans and documents. On design assignments, progresses toward learning how to clearly convey the design intent through engineering drawings and

specifications. On engineering and planning assignments, continues to develop a knowledge of the fundamentals of engineering processes and to apply them successfully to operating systems. On construction assignments, continues to develop an understanding of construction methods and the translation of engineering plans and

specifications into constructed product. Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.

JOB DUTIES:
Responsibilities include structural analysis and design of bridges and transportation structures. Support senior engineers to develop concepts, structure geometries, design details, quantities, and construction plans. Projects include bridge rehabilitations and new bridges, retaining walls, hydraulic structures, and other structure related projects.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

Job Details

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
B.S. or M.S. in Civil Engineering. This level my be achieved by Engineers with 2 years' experience since B.S. or 1 year since M.S. The typical incumbent has 3 to 5 years' experience since Bachelor's degree.

SPECIAL SKILLS:
Proficiency with Microsoft Office software is required; some experience with finite element analysis programs, such as STAAD and SAP, AutoCAD and Microstation is required.

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS:
E.I. or EIT

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