• Structural Engineering Leader - Bridge Design

    Posted: 07/03/2022

    We are looking for a talented and experienced Professional Engineer to grow and lead our Structural Bridge team in Illinois. This position can be located in any of our Illinois office locations.
    Lochmueller Group is a growing firm that is involved in a variety of projects including roadways and bridges for various local public agencies and state DOT’s, miscellaneous structural design to support our other business units, and design-build pursuits.
    This is a great opportunity to join our growing company and be a part of leading our growth in the state. We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills, significant experience managing LPA and/or IDOT bridge projects, and business development acumen.
    It is also highly important that the candidate for this position aligns with our CARDIA values.   
    CARDIA: Means “from the heart” – Creativity; Accountability; Respect; Dedication; Integrity; Achievement – that’s what sets us apart! 
    Lochmueller Group has a strong team of dynamic professionals across a broad spectrum of Civil Engineering and Environmental disciplines. We are looking for the next dynamic leader to join us.

    In this position, the candidate will:

      • Grow and manage the Structural team in our offices throughout the State
      • Maintain current client relationships and continue to develop Lochmueller Group’s business in the state
      • Initiate and maintain extensive contacts with key engineers and officials, or other organizations and companies
      • Recommend facilities, personnel, and funds required to carry out programs
      • Develop standards and oversee the technical, legal, and financial issues of the department
      • Lead and mentor junior-level engineers and other team members to aid in their development
      • Serve as a project manager with responsibility for various LPA and/or DOT structural projects
      • Serve as a technical specialist for the organization in the application of advanced concepts, principles, and methods
      • Apply knowledge acquired through progressive experience to resolve crucial issues and/or unique conditions

    Qualifications for this role:

      • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering
      • Professional Engineer (PE)
      • Licensed Structural Engineer (SE)
      • 15+ years of experience in this discipline
      • Demonstrated skills in negotiation of critical issues
      • Experience with project management and accounting software
      • Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or Microstation
      • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including: Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
      • Strong written and verbal communication skills
      • Ability to work individually or as part of a team

    What we offer:

      • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) – Become an employee-owner!
      • Flexible scheduling options
      • Rich coverage for major medical insurance
      • 401(k) plan with company match
      • Basic life insurance (with option for additional voluntary life insurance)
      • Short-Term and Long-Term disability insurance
      • Generous vacation and sick leave
      • Student loan repayment benefit
    Lochmueller Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Lochgroup fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.