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Senior Structural EngineerWhy join us?We are hiring! Atkins is looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to work on a variety of transportation related structural engineering projects across the US from our hub office in Atlanta, Georgia. Senior Structural Engineers participate in a wide range of exciting projects by leading design for simple and complex bridges, culverts, retaining walls, overhead gantries, other structures on highway, transit, rail, airport and trail projects. These positions report to the Technical Manager for the region.About Us:Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.How will you contribute to the team?

  • Defines scope of project, with full responsibility for interpreting, organizing and executing project assignments.
  • Selects problems for investigation, developing novel approaches and solutions to technical problems.
  • Conducts quality control checks, reviewing calculations, designs, evaluations and specifications developed by design staff for accuracy and completeness, performing on-site inspections and reviews, and conducting or overseeing remedial design work.
  • Keeps abreast of state-of-the-art methods and developments in area of specialization.
  • Recommends changes or improvements to plans and programs.
  • May function as the project manager for routine to semi-complex projects. Responsibilities may include supporting the following: marketing, negotiating contracts, budgeting, financial management, schedule coordination and resources allocation.
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

What will you contribute?

  • BS or MS in Civil and/or Structural Engineering. 10+ years of technical design, writing, computer, and communication skills are required.
  • 6-10+ years of relevant experience
  • B.S. in Engineering with a concentration in Structures is required
  • M.S. in Engineering with a concentration in Structures is preferred.
  • PE License is required.
  • SE License is preferred.
  • High proficiency of Structural Design of Highway Bridges and other highway-related structures is required.
  • Experience with GDOT is preferred.
  • Experience with other types of bridges (railroad, pedestrian, etc.) is a plus.
  • Intermediate proficiency of CAD is required.
  • Experience with MicroStation is preferred.
  • Experience with managing people, project scope, budget and schedule is a plus.

What we offer at Atkins?At Atkins, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Flexible work schedules.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Group Insurance.
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program.

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.Please review Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here: cares about your privacy and are committed to protecting your privacy.  Please consult our Privacy Notice on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data.By submitting your personal information to Atkins, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice.Note to staffing and direct hire agencies:In the event a recruiter or agency who is not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, SNC-Lavalin family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.