We are offering an exciting opportunity for a Civil/Structural Engineer in our New Orleans, LA office. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of transportation design including roads, bridges, hydraulics, drainage and dam safety projects. The Senior Structural Engineer will also supervise junior engineering staff and other technical staff.
Essential Roles & Responsibilities:
Prepare detailed plans and construction documents for the assigned task.
Perform engineering calculations pertaining to and in support of the detailed plans and construction documents developed.
Develop contract specifications and preparations of contract bid documents.
Coordinate various discipline of design and payment items within the construction documents.
Supervise the preparation of construction cost estimates (Engineer’s Estimate).
Lead a team of structural engineers and drafters, as well as coordinate with other project disciplines.
Attend internal project meetings and contribute information as requested by the PM, or PE.
Assist with preparation of proposals.
BS Degree in Civil Engineering; MS preferred; PE required
10 + years of conceptual, preliminary, and final design and plan production experience, as well as a familiarity with Louisiana DOTD details and production
Experience in preparation of plans and other contract documents
Bridge rating experience a plus
Experience with computer drafting and structural analysis models
Good writing and communication skills required
Additional Salary Information: We offer a professional work environment, competitive salary, benefits package and 401(k).
About Hardesty & Hanover
Hardesty & Hanover is one of the nation's most respected, privately owned engineering firms. With over 130 years of bridge experience and sixty years of major highway engineering, Hardesty & Hanover offers a host of engineering services for fixed and movable bridges, expressways and tunnels, railways and transit, cranes and waterfront structures, retractable stadium roofs, power engineering, and engineering management. The mission of H&H is to provide exceptional infrastructure engineering services by applying proven solutions, innovation and effective business management, creating value for each of our clients and their communities.