Temporary Works Design Engineer at Flatiron

Posted in Design 3 days ago.

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Location: Hampton, Virginia

Job Description:


Location: Hampton Roads, VA, USA
Duration: Full-time Regular
Department: Construction & Engineering
# of Openings: 1
Req #: 3655


As a Temporary Works Design Engineer within our Design and Engineering Group for the $3.3BN Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel Expansion Project, you will support the project through providing calculations and designs for structures such as, false-work, shoring and cofferdams as per the set project and QHSE standards. You will also provide support for means and methods, and design for constructability.

  • Perform calculations and prepare plans for temporary and permanent structures such as formwork, falsework, cofferdams and other support of excavation structures, and specialized material lifting and handling devices
  • Coordinate design and constructability efforts with the project group to deliver designs within budget, time and quality constraints
  • Design, model (if required), and stamp the required temporary works.
  • Perform constructability reviews to improve structural details of temporary works
  • Evaluate and approve manufacturer's equipment, subcontractor's and consultants proposals, data, and reports on permanent and temporary works for conformance as soon as sign and seal is required
  • Maintain engineering records, lists and schedules for engineering works, ensuring necessary approvals are in place in order to proceed with design
  • Prepare written reports and submittals for temporary and permanent works designs including calculations and drawings
  • Supervise the preparation of written reports and submittals for temporary works designs prepared by other Engineers
  • May coordinate work of drafters, designers, technical assistants, engineers, subcontractors; including work assignments, scheduling, and review under limited supervision of the engineering manager

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution and 5+ years related experience in the design and/or construction sector for heavy civil projects
  • Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD and/or Bentley platforms in both 2D and 3D is required.
  • Experience in structural analysis software such as RISA-3D; Mathcad etc. is preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of engineering techniques
  • Engineer in Training (EIT) or Active Professional Engineer License is required


Some of the benefits you can expect as a Flatiron employee are:
  • Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
  • Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
  • Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
  • Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Flatiron is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.