Updated 18 days ago

Resident Engineer Bridge

New York, NY 10001
Full-time, Part-time
$19.25 - $39.73
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What You Will Do:

As Gannett Fleming continues to expand our client and project list in the Northeast region, we need an experienced Resident Engineer (“RE”) to manage and provide oversight of contractor operations for medium to large scale Bridge and Roadway related projects throughout the greater New York City area.


The Resident Engineer (“RE”) will manage the daily observation of the contractor operations for Roadway and Bridge projects throughout the greater New York City area. These projects will most likely be for NYC and NYS agencies. 



  • Managing bridge maintenance operations and activities
  • Supervising construction activities for retaining walls, culverts, and sign structures.
  • Maintenance activities including bridge painting, substructure, and superstructure repairs.
  • Overseeing installation and structural steel replacement and repairs
  • Construction inspection for reconstruction, rehabilitation, painting, and replacement of bridges and roadways


The Resident Engineer may also perform Project Manager type responsibilities such as:


  • Overseeing field personnel timesheets, vacation/leave, and general personnel issues that may arise. 
  • Review project budget and cost to complete analysis.
  • The Resident Engineer will liaise between contractor and the client agency; maintain comprehensive project history files; review project documents in-depth to handle construction and design issues; and prepare change orders, project correspondence, and reports.
  • Perform routine assignments requiring application of spreadsheets, databases, and scheduling software. 

Education | Experience:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Construction Management.
  • NYS PE License
  • OSHA 10 Hour Certification.
  • ACI Certification is a plus.
  • Experience working on Bridge and/or Roadway projects preferred.
  • Experience working with NYC Agencies such as NYCDOT, NYSDOT, and NYSTA required.
  • Ability to supervise inspection staff.
  • Ability to review shop drawings, contractor schedules, permits and inspection requirements.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite particularly Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • NICET IV Certification
  • Strong time management and attention to detail

Company Overview:

Life at Gannett Fleming


For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


We offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, our tax-deferred retirement plan, and incentive compensation for eligible positions. We are committed to your personal growth and professional development, so we offer tuition reimbursement, access to internal and external training programs and support active participation in professional organizations.


Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Location: New York, NY
Core Business Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time 

Internal Requisition ID: 2021-8338

Salary Range: Salary dependent upon experience and geographic location

Posting ID: 623930991Posted: 2021-05-29Job Title: Resident Engineer Bridge