WSP USA is a global consulting firm assisting public and private clients to plan, develop, design, construct, operate and maintain thousands of critical infrastructure projects around the world. The candidate will gain experience in the implementation of transportation projects, specifically, bridge/structure engineering aspects of roadway, highway and transit improvements.
WSP is initiating a search for a Bridge/Structures Engineer for our San Francisco, CA office within our West Technical Excellence Center (TEC).
Duties and Responsibilities:
Team player performing engineering tasks for bridges and other structural elements
Prepare plans, specifications, estimates, technical memorandums and other similar work products
Perform load rating for steel and concrete bridge structures
Review shop drawings and requests for information during construction
Collaborate with west structures team and other disciplines to support structure-centered needs of our clients
Maintain/establish an industry involvement to support professional development and firm recognition
Complete engineering services are commensurate with professional standards, client requirements, budget control, cost control, quality control, and project objectives.
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Desire to bring innovative and creative solutions to our clients
Self-starter and proactive with strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary project teams across offices.
Bachelor degree with civil/structures engineering focus
Minimum 3 years’ experience in civil or structural engineering for transportation agencies.
EIT/FE Certification and ability to obtain PE within one year
Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
Experience with AASHTO LRFD bridge standards and procedures
MS degree with civil/structures engineering focus
Experience with seismic design of transportation structures
Software expertise with CAD and structure focused design packages
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?
As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
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