HHPR is currently looking for a Structural Bridge Engineer for our Portland office. This individual will need to work well within a multidiscipline environment, respond effectively to numerous deadlines and have excellent communication and organizational skills to build a team.
Design or rehabilitate highway and transportation structures including bridges, retaining wall and noise barriers for local clients.
Conduct feasibility and alternative type studies for larger or more complex bridge projects.
Perform engineer-of-record design computations and code checks, and develop contract plans and documents for superstructures, substructures, foundations and load ratings.
Assist project managers in developing scopes of work, proposals and budgets for transportation projects and tasks.
Responsible for managing project tasks, budgets, work plans, sub-consultants and schedules.
Initiate and maintain contact with other key project/program lead individuals for clarification, coordination, and negotiation of critical issues.
Maintain client relationships to ensure satisfaction and effectively communicate with all disciplines, agencies, and authorities involved in projects.
Provide oversight and resolution of issues during construction phase work.
Performing QA/QC to ensure quality of team projects, including reviewing team designs and drawings to verify calculations and cost estimates.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
Licensed engineer with the ability to get Oregon or Washington license within a year.
Minimum of 5 + years in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in bridge engineering.
Familiarity with AASHTO LRFD, AISC, ACI, and NDS codes is required.
Experience with federal and state agencies, including ODOT is preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Dependent on experience
Internal Number: 1015
About Harper Houf Peterson Righellis Inc.
Founded in Portland, Oregon in 1990, Harper Houf Peterson Righellis Inc. (HHPR) is a firm of engineers, planners, landscape architects, and surveyors who provide comprehensive, integrated services for transportation facilities; site development; utility infrastructure; water resources; stormwater facilities; parks; residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial site development.
With a staff of 93, we serve clients across Oregon, southwestern Washington and Idaho from our offices in Portland, Vancouver, Bend and Moscow, Idaho. Our culture is one of dedicated individuals who take our clients’ needs seriously while having fun. We support our teammates’ aspirations and provide the opportunity to achieve professional and personal goals. We are respectful of individuals’ personal lives and strive for an efficient and effective work life balance.