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Bridge Engineer

Company: Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber
Location: Novi
Posted on: May 26, 2023

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Bridge Engineer


Novi, MI

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Bridge Engineer

Location: Novi, MI

Job Summary

Fishbeck is currently initiating a search for a talented, ambitious Bridge Engineer for employment in Novi, Michigan. This position requires self-motivation, commitment to high-quality work performance, capability of being self-sufficient, excellent planning and communication skills, and the ability to work with other staff in a project team environment. This position will provide the ideal candidate with an opportunity to work on exciting projects and grow along with the Michigan team.


  • Work with experienced professional engineers on assignments related to bridge design, analysis, calculations, plan preparation and load rating.
  • Design engineer on bridge or retaining wall-related projects.
  • Assist in developing budgets, schedules, and reports.
  • Demonstrate theoretical/practical civil engineering and specialized software knowledge.
  • Work closely with other Fishbeck technical staff from various disciplines to provide bridge design and other consulting engineering services, mainly for MDOT and local municipalities.

    Minimum Physical Requirements

    Occasionally exposed to light lifting, sitting, and walking. Will perform duties in the field and will be required to access and maneuver around project sites and use a computer. Capable of traveling to and from projects is required. Ability to use the equipment for communication and documentation purposes. Visual acuity to perform responsibilities.

    Desired Education

    Bachelor of Science

    Desired Major

    Civil Engineering

    Desired Skills/Experience

    • Minimum Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.
    • PE license in the state of Michigan desired,
    • 5+ years of professional work experience
    • Bridge design experience with working knowledge of AASHTO LRFD and LFD Bridge Design Specifications.
    • Knowledge of MDOT bridge standards and guidelines is a plus.
    • Knowledge of MicroStation and/or AutoCAD.
    • Knowledge of AASHTOWare BrR and OpenBridge Designer is a plus.
    • Experience with bridge inspection and load ratings is a plus.
    • Hydraulic knowledge and the use of HEC-RAS software are a plus.
    • Excellent computer and verbal communication skills are a must.
    • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.

      What We Offer

      • Competitive pay.
      • Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
      • Reimbursement for tuition, continuing education, and professional/personal development.
      • Vacation and sick time, volunteer PTO, parental leave, and paid holidays.
      • 401(k), profit sharing, and stock options (we're 100% employee-owned).
      • And more!

        About Fishbeck

        Fishbeck is one of the premier professional consulting firms in the nation, with 15 regional offices and more than 550 staff members. Engineering, environmental sciences, architecture, and construction management are the cornerstones of Fishbeck's services and integrated project approach. With the technical capabilities and understanding to take even the largest projects from initial concept to completion, we are a hands-on, design-oriented practice at heart. Our team of experts takes pride in our commitment to reliability in design, connection to our clients, and creativity at our core.

        We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.

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Keywords: Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Novi , Bridge Engineer, Engineering , Novi, Michigan

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