Engineer, Bridges
WSP
Vancouver, BC
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VANCOUVER

We are seeking a Bridge Engineer to join our group. The Engineer will be part of a team that will design and deliver transportation projects, including highway, transit, rail and pedestrian bridges, retaining walls, and unique structures. Duties include analysis, design, inspection, evaluation, cost estimating, tender document preparation, shop drawing review, and contract/construction administration.

The WSP Bridge Group in Vancouver is involved in every high-profile transportation project in the province. This is an exciting time to join a dynamic and growing team!

RESPONSIBILITIES

Conceptual, preliminary and detailed design of bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and other civil structures;
Bridge inspections, assessment and rehabilitation design;
Quantities and construction cost estimates;
Checking of designs and drawings;
Specifications and contract document preparation;
Review of shop drawings and field review of bridge construction;
Preparation of reports and proposals; and
Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Undergraduate degree in civil engineering from an accredited university;
Post-graduate degree and seismic experience would be an asset;
Professional Engineer with 6+ years demonstrated experience in Canada or North America in the area of structural design of bridges;
Should possess or be eligible for professional licensing with EGBC;
Superior technical understanding, design abilities and current on bridge technologies;
Strong experience in structural analysis software used in bridge design such as CSiBridge, MIDAS, etc;
Specific areas of expertise required are in the planning, preliminary and detailed design, and construction of bridges of standard and complex geometry, and culverts. A thorough knowledge of current Canadian design codes and standards is essential;
Experience with inspection, assessment and rehabilitation of existing structures;
Experience with field review and inspection during construction;
Effective communication and interpersonal skills; and
A team player with a willingness to collaborate with team members.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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WSP Canada Inc.

Vancouver, BC