Structural Engineer / Bridge Inspector - Hartford 1 at Transystems Corp

Posted in Architecture 17 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Hartford, Connecticut





Job Description:

For more than 50 years, TranSystems has provided engineering and architectural planning, design and construction solutions to enhance the movement of goods and people across today’s integrated transportation infrastructure. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., its professionals in more than 30 offices throughout the U.S. perform a broad range of services to all sectors of the transportation and federal marketplaces. Services are delivered throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to construction to long-term operations, maintenance and rehabilitation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

TranSystems’ Meriden, CT office is seeking entry level engineers to join our growing staff and support our work as follows:


  • Participate in structural engineering assignments under the direct supervision of a senior engineer.

  • Perform engineering calculations, structural analyses and prepare CADD drawings as required.

  • Take part as a member of a field crew on structure inspection assignments.  Take photos & measurements; produce sketches.

  • Operate personnel lift equipment, climb ladders, install traffic control devices and other work in support of inspection activities.

  • Assist in the preparation of engineering reports documenting inspection findings.

  • Other duties as may be assigned to meet business needs.

Qualifications/Requirements:


  • Ability to clearly describe observations and convey information with sketches and technical writing.

  • Opportunities for travel.

  • Minimal client contact involved.

Education/Experience Required or Recommended:


  • College degree with a concentration in structural engineering from an accredited engineering curriculum.

  • Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering licensing exam (EIT) preferred.

Computer Equipment and Software Required or Recommended:


  • PC literate

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft Word

  • CADD (AUTOCAD or Bentley MicroStation)

Special Notes:

This position will afford the appropriate candidate the opportunity to develop their engineering skills in a mix of field (outdoor) and office learning environments.

Local candidates preferred; no relocation assistance

No visa sponsorship provided

TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one that is subject to U.S. law.