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Job Ref:  30489
Employer:  WSP Group
Country:  United States
City:  Austin
21/10/2016 05:11
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA

WSP| Parsons Brinckerhoff, is currently seeking a Bridge Inspection Team Leader with at least 3 years' progressive experience to join the Transportation Business Department in the Austin, Texas office. WSP|PB works closely with engineers and owners from around the world on large complex projects in the built environment.

Responsibilities include:
      • The Team Leader shall, under limited remote supervision while in the field, and by merit of his/her education, licensure and relevant work experience, perform independent, scientific evaluation of the condition state, function and load carrying capacity of bridges and their individual components, as compared to their original design state and/or current standards. Such routine evaluations must necessarily include discretionary judgment and application of advanced engineering principles. Such judgments may form the basis of recommendations to bridge owners for repair, rehabilitation or replacement.
      • Plan, schedule and perform bridge inspections in accordance with the requirements of specific Bridge Owners, but in all cases, in compliance with the National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS) and the AASHTO Manual for Condition Evaluation of Bridges.
      • Review, create, and compile all required inspection reports and plan field operations
      • Direct other field team members
      • Enforce safe operations in field
      • Liaison with client field/facility staff, assist with critical condition findings
      • Ensure technical compliance with all applicable standards and specifications

Job Requirements
Requirements include:
      • BS in Civil Engineering required, MS preferred
      • 3-5 years of Bridge Inspection experience
      • Current FHWA/NHI Bridge Inspection Training
      • OSHA 10 or 30 Construction Certified
      • Physically capable of performing continuous field work including working at heights and in close quarters, climbing, carrying ladders and gear, working in adverse weather conditions, etc.
      • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
      • Self-motivated
      • Excellent attention to detail
      • Ability to think critically and solve problems
      • Ability to work well in team-oriented structure
      • Ability to supervise, train and direct the work of team members
      • Cognizant of time and budget management
Preferred but not required
      • SPRAT Certified Rope Access Level 1 - 3
      • Additional FHWA/NHI Training - Fracture Critical and Ancillary Structures
      • AutoCADD/Microstation Capabilities

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