Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers is looking for a self-motivated Bridge Engineer interested in working on railroad bridge rehabilitation projects throughout the east coast. We are a small engineering firm looking to grow our team to meet our client's increasing demand.
Projects will consist of a broad scope of railroad engineering issues including bridge design, bridge rehabilitation, bridge inspection, tunnel rehabilitation, track design, and track rehabilitation.
Tasks will include managing all project phases including but not limited to inspection, permitting, design, bid, construction, and completion. To be successful, this candidate should feel comfortable taking on many tasks that require various skills, and appropriately prioritizing those tasks' completion. The ideal candidate will also review the work of peers and communicate constructive feedback.
Work will be performed in both field and office settings. Fair Dermody maintains clients in 12 states from Maine to Florida. Frequent site visits and overnight stays are required. The candidate can expect to travel approximately 10% of the year.
Fair Dermody offers a casual work environment, competitive pay, and great benefits. We pay for 100% of health, dental, short and long term disability insurance, and life insurance. We also offer a 100% employer funded pension program and cash bonuses. We accommodate flexible work schedules, provide continuing education opportunities, and have a dog friendly office located a few miles from downtown Portland, Maine.
Must pass a physical examination. A criminal background check and driving record check will be conducted. FDCE is a drug and alcohol-free work place. Random drug and alcohol testing will be required.
Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
BS in Civil Engineering (structural emphasis preferred)
P.E. or ability to obtain P.E. within 1 year
4+ years' experience as a civil/structural engineer
Ability to design and develop plans and specifications for bridge projects
Bridge inspection experience a plus
Railroad bridge design experience preferred, highway bridge experience will be accepted
Strong experience with AutoCAD LT required
Strong experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Familiarity with structural engineering software (RISA)
Able to perform physical strenuous work
Able to frequently bend, stoop, kneel, and crouch
Able to lift and carry objects weighing up to 25 lbs
Ability to work at heights
Able to navigate into confined spaces if necessary
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent on relevant experience.
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About Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers
Fair Dermody Consulting Engineers specializes in heavy transportation infrastructure design and repair with concentrations in railroad, bridge, and marine engineering.
We design common-sense, cost-effective solutions tailored to each client’s unique needs. Our engineers are expertly versed in every step of the process from permitting and inspection to design and construction management.
We provide inspection and design of railroad tracks, bridges, support structures, yards, and roadbeds; capacity ratings; inspection auditing; support for regulatory compliance; preparation of grant applications; budgeting and long-term planning; and permitting.
FDCE is a small company that prioritizes employee retention. We ensure a relaxed work environment that promotes personal and professional growth.