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Jacobs Structural (Bridge) Engineer/Inspection Team Leader in Boston, Massachusetts

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Your Impact:

If you are ready to bridge the gap between our world and our people, join Jacobs. Let’s build for a brighter future together. Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company.

As a Structural (Bridge) Engineer/Inspection Team Leader and vital member of our New England team, you’ll have the opportunity to work on a variety of bridge inspection contracts with several clients in the New England region, including MassDOT, RIDOT, and VTrans. You’ll be expected to perform inspections per NBIS bridge inspection standards as well as serve as a Team Leader as part of the bridge inspection team. Bridge types will vary from small simple span structures to multi-span viaducts and highway bridges. We’ll ask you to assist in the scheduling of traffic closures, coordination of bridge inspection equipment rentals, and coordination with DOT personnel for scheduling and access to bridge structures. Also, you’ll also be expected to assist with the completion and checking of bridge inspection reports and timely submission and reporting to respective DOTs. The New England region also offers the opportunity for bridge inspection team leaders to assist with bridge design and rehabilitation projects – performing design calculations, estimates, and specifications – as well as assist with bridge rating calculations and reports.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

• Bachelor of Engineering degree

• Substantial years of professional project experience on bridge inspection and design

• Qualified NBIS team leader for bridge inspections.

• Prior completion of FHWA-NHI two week course (Safety Inspection of In-service Bridges).

• Experience performing NBIS inspection of various types of bridges.

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

• Professional Engineer (PE)

• AASHTO BrR and BrM experience (or similar, such as PONTIS or MassDOT 4D).

• Solid understanding of and practical experience applying the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications to transportation structures.

• Completion of FHWA-NHI-130078 Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges.

• Demonstrated knowledge of structural design/analyses programs.

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At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.