• - Transportation Engineering
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Full Time

WGI is a multidisciplinary consulting firm with thirteen offices nationwide specializing in engineering, surveying, geospatial mapping, planning, land development, environmental and parking consulting services.  In 2017, WGI ranked #252 on the ENR's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.  We are seeking a Project Engineer – Structures/Transportation with 8 to 12 years of professional experience to be part of our Structures team in our Tampa office.

NOTE:  WGI only intends to hire persons who are authorized to work in the United States.  If you do not have the legal right to live and work in the United States, please be advised that WGI does not provide sponsorship.

Position Description:

In this position you will assist in the development of transportation design projects for clients such as FDOT and municipalities.  A strong background in Florida DOT design policies and procedures is preferred. The candidate will work in a fast-paced engineering environment where projects may be derived from a number of delivery methods including conventional publicly bid projects and design build. Over the last two decades, WGI has delivered a variety of transportation projects including some of the largest and most complex interstate projects in the state of Florida.  As a firm we continue to grow and look forward to the opportunity to add talented engineers who are eager to work on exciting projects and grow professionally themselves.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Develop engineering designs and plans for various structures including reinforced concrete bridges, prestressed/post-tensioned concrete bridges, steel plate and box girder bridges, retaining walls, box culverts, sign/signal structures, sound barrier walls, and other transportation related structures. 
  • Assist in the creation of engineering documents including Bridge Development Reports, Bridge Load Rating Calculation, and Design-Build Technical Proposals.
  • Participate in and assist with client meetings, marketing pursuits, writing letters of interest, and project presentations.
  • Coordinate with other engineering disciplines and other firms on complex interchange projects.
  • Review engineering work produced by junior engineers to ensure designs, plans and calculations are complete and accurate. 

Job Qualifications Requirement:

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an accredited four-year college (Masters preferred).
  • Florida Professional Engineering Registration
  • Proficiency in Structural Engineering Software including Leap Bridge, Conspan, RC-Pier, STAAD, MDX, Midas, FB-MultiPier, MathCAD, and Microstation.
  • Familiarity with FDOT plans preparation criteria and design standards.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work independently and work on large multi-discipline engineering teams.
  • Good verbal communication and technical writing skills.
  • Ability to train entry level staff.
  • Segmental concrete bridge design experience preferred.

If you have what it takes to join our growing organization and want to be part of dedicated team, please forward resume, which must include salary history, and a cover letter outlining how your background and experience relate to the position.  In return, WGI provides a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding work environment. 

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