Senior Bridge Structural Project Engineer

Posted Date 2 months ago(11/18/2021 6:34 PM)
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US-NY-New York
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Job Description

Dewberry is looking for a Senior Bridge Structural Project Engineer for a position located in the New York, NY office. Experience with NYSDOT, NYCDOT, Port Authority of NY and NJ, TBTA, and MTA Agencies. Current state of practice for design-build projects coupled with accelerated bridge construction techniques are preferred. The successful candidate will design simple and complex bridges (primarily of steel and concrete construction) and a variety of transportation related structures (retaining walls, culverts, sign structures and other miscellaneous structures) using applicable software. Bridge design work encompasses new and replacement bridges, bridge widening, and bridge rehabilitation. The candidate will be responsible for and complete all phases of structural project development including planning, scheduling, inspection, analysis, design, development of contract plans, cost estimates, and technical specifications and reports. Successfully leading a team of structural engineers and drafters as well as coordinating with other project disciplines and clients will be required to complete assignments.


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors is our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


  • Leads design team on design-bid-build and design-build projects
  • Serve as Deputy Project Manager on applicable projects
  • Assigns tasks to engineers, technicians or administrative staff.
  • Plans and coordinates aspects of work. 
  • Prepares scope, budgets, and schedules for assignments. 
  • Coordinates with NYC, NYS and Federal government agencies
  • Assists with proposals to provide professional services.
  • Train, develop and mentor junior and entry level staff.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • BS in Civil Engineering (MS in Structural Engineering preferred).
  • NY PE license required.
  • 10 to 18 years of structural engineering experience on bridges design.
  • Sound oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Desire to work in a team environment
  • Driving is a requirement of the position.  A clean driving record is required.

*In accordance with applicable Executive Order 14042 and related requirements, all prospective hires for this position, performing work for the federal government, will be required to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19, or qualify for an exemption to this vaccination requirement. Such proof of vaccination, or written request for exemption, will be required, following receipt of written offer.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.


*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.


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