Company: KMA Human Resources Consulting LLC
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Bridge Engineer / Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers / Portland,
Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers (FDCE) is hiring an experienced
Bridge Engineer to bring knowledge of bridge repair/rehabilitation
to their small but growing Maine-based firm that specializes in
railroad bridge work. While the preference is to have someone work
from their dog-friendly office in beautiful Portland, Maine, FDCE
will consider candidates from the East Coast who can work remotely
and easily travel to client sites.
Requirements of the Bridge Engineer:
BS in Civil Engineering with a structural engineering emphasis from
an ABET/EAC-accredited program.
PE License in any state.
Minimum 6 years of structural engineering experience, preferably in
railroad bridge work. Consideration will be given to candidates who
bring 6 years of experience in a combination of railroad and
highway bridge engineering.
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without
the need for sponsorship. FDCE is unable to sponsor or take over
sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.
Ability to perform complex analysis and design of bridge structures
(concrete, steel, timber).
Extensive knowledge of bridge rehabilitation and design
Extensive knowledge of AREMA and industry standards.
Ability to independently evaluate, select, and adapt standard
Strong experience with Microsoft Office, AutoCAD LT, and RISA 3D
(other structural analysis software will be accepted).
Excellent problem solving and time management skills. Strong
attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills to interact
effectively with co-workers, clients, contractors, agencies, and
Must be willing to travel to project/work sites as necessary (less
than 15% of time expected). Work is primarily in the Eastern US and
most travel will include 1-2 overnights.
Physical requirements include the ability to lift and carry objects
weighing up to 25 pounds; ability to work at heights; ability to
navigate into confined spaces as necessary.
Benefits of the Job:
FDCE provides a competitive total compensation package that
includes base salary, bonus, and generous contributions to your
Salary range starts at $105,000. Offer will be dependent on
Annual bonus based on performance and company profit.
Retirement savings plan (SEP IRA) that has historically contributed
12-15% of the employee's salary into an account that is owned and
controlled by the employee.
Medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, and life
insurance. Employee coverage is 100% funded by FDCE.
12 paid floating holidays to be used at the employee's
Paid time off includes 15 days of vacation and 5 flex days to use
at the employee's discretion; available time increases with tenure
in the company.
Paid Parental leave.
Reimbursement for cell phone plan.
Reimbursement of professional membership fees and professional
Reimbursement for travelling to and attending professional society
events and committee meetings.
For in-office employee: Laid-back, dog friendly office environment;
flexible hybrid work schedule arrangements if desired.
Responsibilities of the Bridge Engineer:
Manage multiple small to medium railroad bridge engineering
projects ensuring appropriate resource management to complete
projects on time and on budget.
Ability to perform on-site inspections, gather field measurements,
classify defects, and determine required repairs.
Interpret inspection reports and historic plans for scope and
Develop project scope, schedule, budget estimates, and
Perform design calculations for steel, concrete, and timber
Effectively delegate to staff and oversee and mentor to support
their technical and professional growth and knowledge.
Assemble complete plans, technical specifications, and contract
documents for bridge design and rehabilitation projects.
Work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
Maintain, improve, and develop company standards.
Maintain and develop client relationships.
Coordinate and review work performed by sub-consultants.
Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers, Inc. (FDCE) is a small, dynamic
firm that specializes in providing cost-effective solutions to meet
the unique demands of the freight railroad industry with a
concentration in structural engineering. Whether the task requires
an innovative or a common-sense solution, our team of experts
combines extensive technical knowledge with a passion for
delivering quality results. We have built a reputation for
excellence in the design, analysis, and rehabilitation of railroad
structures of all ages and types. Our goal is to provide our
clients with the best possible service so that they can continue to
operate safely and efficiently, from project conception to
NO PHONE CALLS OR RECRUITERS, PLEASE
FDCE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, veteran status, familial status,
domestic violence status, or any other status protected by law.
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