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CAREERS

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At Ravi Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C., (RE&LS) we are excited about fresh perspectives and out-of-the-box solutions. We believe in inspiring leadership, accountability, and personal growth and translating these qualities into a fulfilling experience for our clients. Our benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, professional development, paid time off and a 401k plan. RE&LS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please respond via email, with cover letter and résumé attached, to JoAnna Sheridan at jsheridan@ravieng.com.

For general inquiry on future opportunities or workforce development, please email info@ravieng.com.

 

Current Opportunities for Immediate Hire at RE&LS

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Descriptions & Application Details

 

Contract Administrator- Structural Engineering

Seeking a proactive, highly skilled, organized, top performing administrative professional with 5 years’ experience. The Contract Administrator should exhibit strong writing skills, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to generate creative ideas while working both independently and collaboratively. The successful candidate is expected to be a self-starter, multitasker who works well under pressure, and follows through on tasks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

      • Act as the central point of contact for and respond to client requests for proposals.
      • Update and maintain the proposal schedule on a daily basis, recording project information, contacts, and proposal deadlines for projects; and create proposal files.
      • Monitor email and proposals, project schedules, and other project documents’ requirements.
      • Prepare proposals from documentation provided by the Structural Department Manager, using basic Microsoft Office tools.
      • Provide administrative support to the Structural Department Manager.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

      • 2-5 years administrative experience in an engineering firm.
      • Excellent oral & written communication skills, interpersonal and follow through skills.
      • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (familiar with Excel database tools)
      • Willingness to learn administrative procedures, basic accounting procedures, and specific structural technical terminology.
      • Computer savvy computer skills and knowledge of relevant software.
      • Experience with AIA contracts preferred.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND QUALIFICATIONS

      • Optimum organizational, planning and interpersonal skills.
      • Shows attention to detail and accuracy in record keeping.
      • Effective at balancing multiple priorities and deadlines.
      • Strong ability to quickly and effectively prioritize tasks.
      • Ability to work in a deadline-sensitive, results-driven environment.

 

 

Bridge Inspection Team Leader

RE&LS is immediately seeking a Bridge Inspection Team Leader to work on bridge inspection projects in Western New York areas. We are looking for a self-motivated, team-oriented engineer with strong communication skills and a working knowledge of bridges (design, construction, and/or condition inspections).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Lead field inspection team of up to 3 people
      • Coordinate inspection schedules and access equipment
      • Supervise assistant inspectors and special access contractors
      • Assess bridge element conditions and document findings
      • Prepare inspection reports

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

      • BS in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
      • 4-5 years bridge design and/or bridge inspection experience
      • NYS Professional Engineering license required
      • Must possess a valid driver’s license

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND QUALIFICATIONS:

      • Familiarity with NYSDOT preferred
      • NYS Professional Engineering license required
      • Must be able to work from heights
      • Must be able to efficiently plan, organize, and safely execute work
      • The job requires proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office Suite

 

Bridge Load Rating Engineer

RE&LS is immediately seeking a Bridge Load Rating Engineer to work on bridge inspection projects in the Western New York area. We are looking for a self-motivated, team-oriented engineer with strong communication skills and a working knowledge of bridges (design, load rating, construction, and/or condition inspections).

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Perform Level 1 Load Ratings and structural analyses on in-service bridges
      • Update and create NYSDOT Level 2 Load Rating input data
      • Supervise assistant load rating engineer
      • Perform in-depth field inspections for load ratings
      • Prepare load rating reports

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

      • BS in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
      • 4-5 years bridge design and/or bridge inspection load rating experience
      • NYS Professional Engineering license required
      • Must possess valid driver’s license

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND QUALIFICATIONS:

      • Familiarity with NYSDOT preferred
      • Familiarity and experience with AASHTOWare Bridge Rating software preferred
      • NYS Professional Engineering license required
      • Must be able to efficiently plan, organize, and execute work
      • The job requires proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office Suite

COMPENSATION:

      • Generous employee Benefits
      • Excellent hourly rate
      • Participation in our 401K plan

 

Assistant Team Leader

RE&LS have a position available for an Assistant Team Leader on a bridge inspection team. The selected candidate will be working with a Professional Engineer team leader to inspect bridges in the Rochester or Buffalo areas. Bridge safety inspections are performed on an annual basis for the New York State Department of Transportation and follow federal requirements for quality and documentation. Familiarity and experience as a bridge inspector is a very valuable skill for anyone considering bridge design, bridge construction inspection and management.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Field inspection duties include observing bridge conditions, rating bridge components, measuring defects and deterioration and photographic documentation.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND QUALIFICATIONS:

      • Possess a BS in Civil Engineering from ABET accredited program
      • Must be physically fit and able to work from heights
      • The job requires proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office Suite
      • Must possess valid driver’s license

Please respond via email, with cover letter and résumé attached, to JoAnna Sheridan at jsheridan@ravieng.com

 

Bridge Engineer (Rochester/Buffalo)

RE&LS is currently seeking a Bridge Engineer to perform bridge design and possible condition inspections in support of various transportation projects. We are looking for someone who can work semi-independently under senior engineers and coordinate with other disciplines. Good communication and writing skills are essential as this person will assist senior engineers in communicating with clients on technical matters. It is expected that this individual will take on increasingly challenging assignments and progress to senior engineer role.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

      • B.S.C.E. with concentration in structures.
      • 5-10 years of experience in bridge design.
      • Strong knowledge of AASHTO LRFD specifications and familiar with NYSDOT design standards.
      • NY PE license preferred.
      • AutoCadd and Microstation skills helpful.

Please respond via email, with cover letter and résumé attached, to JoAnna Sheridan at jsheridan@ravieng.com

 

Construction Inspectors (NY & PA)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Ability to prepare correspondence, reports, and recommendations concerning construction issues.
      • Must have a valid driver's license and a reliable vehicle.
      • Occasional irregular or extended work hours such as Night Shift /Weekend work availability.
      • Additional requirements include excellent communications skills, ability to read and interpret plans and specifications, and ability to perform quantity and engineering computations.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION/LICENSE:

    • Candidates must have NICET Certification in Transportation/Highway and Bridge Construction; (NYSDOT, NYSTA experience preferred); ACI or ATSSA certifications are also desirable.
    • Additional certs such as ACI Concrete Field Testing Certification, NETTCP Soil & Aggregate Certification,SPEDS etc. preferred.