Stantec Bridge Inspection Team Assistant in Denver, Colorado

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination—our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, inspection, and engineering services for all phases of bridge, tunnel, rail, roadway, and transit projects. We have an immediate opening for an entry level Team Assistant to work as part of our Bridge Inspection Team located in Denver, Colorado. This position will entail being an assistant for in-service bridge and culvert inspections throughout Colorado and throughout the United States. Out of town travel for inspections will average approximately two weeks a month but may be longer during summer months.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting our Bridge Inspection Team Leaders to perform inspections in the field

  • Entry of inventory and element level data in AASHTOWare Bridge Management (BrM) or the InspectTech software

  • Entry of data into Microsoft Word/Excel/Access, development of structural drawings utilizing CAD, and assembly of reports and other documents.

  • Uses knowledge of relevant structural engineering of bridges and other transportation structures

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Familiarity with structural systems, members and forces.

  • Experience evaluating material deterioration of concrete, steel, and timber.

  • Familiarity with the requirements of the National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS).

  • Be a detailed oriented and highly organized individual that can demonstrate the initiative and commitment to a final professional product for clients.

  • Self-motivated person with strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to travel in/out of state approximately two weeks or more each month.

  • Works well in a team environment in both field and office assignments with the ability to adapt to changing work environments.

  • Must have proof of valid and unrestricted driver's license.

  • Prior to employment this position will require the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening.

  • Experienced in common computer applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access) along with experience with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation.

  • Skills regarding the management of large data sets, knowledge of database structures, Microsoft Access Database development, VBA, XML, & C Languages is a plus.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or Structural, Mechanical. EIT preferred. Minimum of 0-2 years of experience. Co-op/Internship experience preferred.

Position will work in an office setting as well as will require field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Structural Engineer - EIT

Primary Location: United States-Colorado-Denver

Organization: BC-1817 Transportation-US Southwest

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 26, 2018, 9:14:02 AM

Req ID: 1800017B