Stantec System

Structural Designer

Location US-WA-Bellevue
Posted Date 4 months ago(10/26/2017 4:22 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Transportation Infrastructure Engineering

Your Opportunity

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination—our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, inspection and engineering services for all phases of airport, bridge, rail, roadway, and transit projects. 


Stantec’s multi-disciplinary office in Seattle/Bellevue, WA has an opportunity for a highly motived and technically proficient Structural Designer with bridge design experience to join our growing team of professionals. Our Transportation group provides services  for state and municipal clients throughout Colorado, California, Nevada and Washington State.  We seek a team player who desires and thrives in a collaborative work environment, has excellent client and communication skills and strong analytical bridge design capabilities. This position will provide project level design leadership on high profile and transformative rail and roadway design projects.


Your Duties

  • Provide analysis and design for new and rehabilitation of all types of highway & rail transit bridge structures. Seismic analysis and 3D FE modeling experience required.
  • Technical and code review of structural design calculations and construction drawings.
  • Prepare project development reports, type selection studies, construction drawings, project special provisions and other project development documents.
  • Perform analysis and design of highway and transit bridges and other structures using multiple software packages including CSi Bridge, SAP2000, ConSpan, ConSplice, CT Bridge, RC Pier, LPile, Mathcad and VIRTIS. Other FE software that may include MIDAS or LARSA.
  • Support the leadership of bridge project design teams with supervision and mentoring of design engineers, technicians and construction inspectors.
  • Lead or support business development including proposal writing and client coordination.
  • Interface with clients, vendors and contractors to develop work scopes, engineering man hour estimates, proposals, design criteria and conceptual/final designs.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) or Master of Science (MS) degree in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • PE preferred, but not required.
  • 5 years experience in the design of bridges and or transportation projects.
  • Demonstrate initiative and attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Proven ability to deliver a wide variety of project scopes on time and budget.
  • Self-motivated individual with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with most or all of design software platforms listed above used.
  • Strong and effective mentoring skills used in the technical development of younger engineers.
  • Ability to use MicroStation preferred.
  • Experience in highway or transit tunnel design/rehabilitation projects a plus.
  • Good Driving Record and Valid Driver’s license required.

The key to our success is our people—we put people first. When you work hard, we notice. We offer competitive compensation and benefits to assist employees and their families with medical and dental coverage, long-term disability income replacement, and retirement savings.

Stantec soars in design industry rankings - Stantec

Stantec is ranked No. 10 on the Top 150 Global Design Firms list by Engineering News-Record (ENR) and No. 10 on the Top 300 Architecture Firms list by Architectural Record, both leading industry publications.



Submit your Resume for this job

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply or not sure if we currently have an open position that would be your perfect fit? You can still connect with us so we can keep you updated on opportunities that match your skills and experience.

Staffing and Recruitment Agencies
Stantec appreciates the interest from the staffing industry, however, unsolicited resumes submitted to Stantec or any Stantec employee without a current and valid staffing agency contract in place with Stantec will not be eligible for any search fees. At this time, Stantec is not welcoming any additional inquiries for agency partnerships.