Bridge Engineer (Sacramento)

  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Feb 13, 2019
Full time Construction Engineering

Job Description

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.
  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.
  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.
  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.
  • Identifies discrepancies in results.
  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.
  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

Minimum Requirements 

+ Bachelor's Degree 

+ 5+ years of related experience. 

+ Extensive knowledge of standard engineering practices, techniques, and procedures. Knowledge of bridge design codes used in California. 

+ Experience with bridge design codes used by Caltrans, railroad companies, and transit agencies. 

+ Experience with highway bridges, rural bridges, railroad bridges, and transit bridges and other transportation related structures in California. 

+ Experience in seismic analysis and design of bridges in California. 

+ Experience in developing plans, specifications and engineering estimates in Caltrans format. 

+ Detail oriented. 

+ Strong analytical skills. 

+ Excellent initiative. 

+ Ability to work under pressure. 

+ Strong organizational skills. 

+ Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations. 

+ Recognizes limitations in standard technical procedures and seeks creative solutions. 

+ Good leadership skills. 

+ Experience in developing plans, specifications and engineering estimates meeting company and client standards. 

+ Recognizes limitations in standard technical procedures and seeks creative solutions. 

+ Ability to lead, supervise or coordinate the work of engineers, CADD drafters, technicians and others who assist in specific assignments. 

Preferred Qualifications 

+ Masters of Engineering in Civil or Structures. 

+ Professional Engineer (Civil) in California. 

+ Soil-structure analysis and design experience is a plus. 

+ Experience in finite element analysis modeling, including shell, plate and solid elements is a plus. 

+ Proficiency with CADD is a plus. 

What We Offer 

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.



Greg Fillebrown