Mott MacDonald(MM) is an award, employee-owned engineering firm for technical excellence, innovation, and overcoming complex engineering challenges. Being part of the MM team provides the opportunity to work with dedicated professionals in both Chicago and North America on the exciting bridge and structural design projects reflective of work ranging from simple span bridges to complex bridge design.
As a structural engineer, you will predominantly be involved with bridge projects, but will also have exposure to different structural projects. You’ll work across projects for railways, highways, related transportation projects and, of course, bridges. You’ll have exposure to all sorts of duties; actively participating in:
- Bridge design, plan, and development
- Field investigations, inspections, and development
- Type studies, preliminary designs and all the way through to detailed design
- Load rating, construction monitory and expert opinions in the areas of quantities and cost estimating
Not only will you be involved in a wide range of responsibilities as a structural engineer, you’ll also be supported by MM's bridges and civil structures practice leads to developing your project management skills. Over time you will begin to start managing your own transportation and infrastructure projects and take a forward-facing role with the client.
The candidates interested in this position should have, if not all, most of the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering preferred
- Certification as a registered professional engineer (PE)
- Certification as a registered Illinois Structural Engineer (SE)
- Experience working on IDOT structural bridge design projects
- Railroad Bridge experience is a plus
- Familiarity with Microstation, LARSA, SAP 2000, and STAAD is a plus.
Here at Mott MacDonald, we are experts in engineering, management, and development services supporting multisector project work in over 150 countries. One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, we pride ourselves in our ability to deliver exceptional outcomes through the connected thinking of our 16,000+ talented consultants. Sustainability and innovation are at the heart of all of our sectors which, in North America include Advisory, Built Environment, Energy, Transportation, and Water.
Equality, diversity and inclusion
We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.
Equal employment opportunity is the law. English version, Spanish version, Chinese version.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status or disability status.
Hybrid working policy
At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team, and personal commitments. We offer a hybrid working policy that embraces your well-being, flexibility, and trust.
More about Mott MacDonald
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A fundamental part of this is respecting each person’s differences and striving to meet their needs.
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