Foothills Bridge Co is seeking a highly-motivated individual to join our team as a bridge engineer based in our San Rafael, CA office. If interested, please email us our resume. You can also visit our careers page on our website at foothillsbridge.com
Analyze existing structures and design temporary supports, falsework and access systems for a variety of bridge dismantling, erection, and other construction projects
Prepare drawings, calculations, and reports for designs
Occasional travel to projects in the Bay Area and other locations on the West Coast
Maintain good relationships with clients using strong interpersonal relationship skills
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with a focus on structural engineering
Zero to two years of experience in the design and/or construction of bridges
Strong communication skills, written and verbal
Experience using current design codes
A current driver’s license and ability to drive to job sites
Preferred Applicants will have:
Master’s degree in civil engineering with a focus on structural engineering
Ability to obtain a PE license within one year
Familiarity using structural analysis programs, specifically RISA and/or LUSAS
Proficiency in AutoCAD
Familiarity with design of support of excavation systems
Foothills Bridge Co provides innovative construction solutions for heavy civil contractors engaged in the dismantling, erection and retrofitting of bridges and related structures. We understand that our success depends upon the success of our clients. We are passionate about designing systems that provide a competitive advantage while promoting safety and stability.
Our specialties include engi...neered bridge dismantling, complex erection sequences, bridge jacking and temporary support, heavy lifting systems and bridge falsework.
Employees at Foothills Bridge Co are equipped with a strong technical background and are passionate about the hands-on construction experience. We are as comfortable on a jobsite working with contractors to develop creative ideas as we are at our desks executing those ideas. Located in the beautiful foothills of the Rocky Mountains and the North Bay of San Francisco, we strive to maintain a healthy work-life balance.