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Structural Bridge Engineer

Huitt-Zollars, Inc. - Dallas, TX

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  • Company
    Huitt-Zollars, Inc. Huitt-Zollars, Inc.
  • Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Senior (15+ years)
  • Education
    Masters Degree
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Job Description

Huitt-Zollars' Dallas office has an immediate opportunity for a professional Structural Bridge Engineer with MSCE and minimum 10 years of experience in bridge design. Candidate should have strong design knowledge of prestressed concrete I-Beam bridges and AASHTO Standard / LRFD Bridge Design Specifications.


Prepare Bridge Layouts

HorizontalVertical Geometrics
Utilize Geometry Programs (GEOPAK, RDS, etc..)

Span Lengths
Roadway Widths
Foundation Types
Hydraulics (Scour Analysis

Superstructure Design

Slab Design
Prestressed Concrete Beams (I-beams, U-Beams, Box Beams, etc..)
Segmental Design
Steel Design (Curved Plate Girders, Rolled Beams, Etc..)
Bearing Pad Analysis

Substructure Design

Single Column Bents
Multi-Column Bents
Inverted - T analysis
Foundation Analysis (Drilled Shafts, Spread Footings, Retaining Walls, etc..)

Plans, Specifications, & Estimates

Bridge Layouts
Typical Sections
Estimated Quantities & Bearing Seat Elevations
Abutments & Interior Bents
Beam Layouts
Slab Plan & Sections

Codes and Design Criteria

AASHTO Standard / LRFD Bridge Design Specifications
TxDOT Bridge Design Manual
TxDOT Detailers Manual


Background in prestressed concrete I-Beam bridges
Design of horizontally curved steel plate girders a plus but not required
Proficient in FEM software in addition to traditional bridge design software.
Experience in plan preparation, specifications, and cost estimates
Knowledge of TxDOT design practice a plus but not required.
TxDOT pre-certification (or ability to obtain certification) in the following categories:

Minor Bridge Layouts
Major Bridge Layouts
Multi-level Interchange and Exotic Bridge Layouts (preferred)
Minor Bridge Design
Major Bridge Design
Multi-Level Interchange Design

We offer a competitive benefit & compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, life, & long term disability plans & two retirement plans: a 401(k) & an ESOP.

Apply at: https://external-huitt-zollars.icims.com/
Job ID No: D176

Huitt-Zollars, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Additional Benefits

ESOP; Educational Assistance; Professional Fees/Professional Dues Paid