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Rail Bridge Engineer at Michael Baker International

Rail Bridge Engineer

Michael Baker International Cleveland, OH (Onsite) Full-Time
CB Est Salary: $70791 - $106211/Year


Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. We have been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.

Based in Pittsburgh, PA and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.


Michael Baker International is seeking to hire a Full-Time Rail Bridge Engineer with a specialization in railroad bridge design, rehabilitation and construction to help make a difference in our Rail and Transit Practice.  The candidate will report up through our Cleveland, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Chicago, IL, Pittsburgh, PA, or Detroit, MI office. Consideration will be given to full-time remote work for exceptional candidates.  The ideal candidate will demonstrate significant experience on railroad projects for Class I railroads and be able to support projects and offices across the country for railroads, transit agencies and DOT’s.  

Responsibilities will include:

  • Railroad bridge design and detailing tasks incorporating AREMA Manual for Railway Engineering practices
  • Structural analysis and preparation of structural engineering calculations
  • Bridge evaluations including inspections and load ratings
  • Engineering investigations including feasibility and type studies with cost and risk analysis
  • Use of advanced bridge analysis/design software including LEAP Products, MDX, MIDAS, as well as Mathcad and excel spreadsheets
  • Preparation of construction plans using Microstation
  • Preparation of construction specifications
  • Review of shop drawings and contractor Requests for Information
  • Construction management and document control for rail bridge construction
  • Management of project deadlines for on-time submittals
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal skills and problem-solving ability
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work independently as well as within a multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interface with clients


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil / Structural Engineering, required
  • Master’s degree in Structural Engineering, preferred
  • Professional Engineer’s License required
  • 4-6+ years of experience in bridge design, rehabilitation and construction with a railroad specialization
  • Experience with Freight Railroad bridge design
  • Strong bridge and retaining wall technical experience with ability to complete projects on time and within budget
  • Experience with AREMA
  • Aptitude and Interest in performing Task Management and staff development
  • Experience with office software and structural design/analysis software


The approximate compensation range for this position is $70,791- $106,211 per year.  This compensation range is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting.  Actual compensation is dependent upon factors such as education, qualifications, experience, skillset, and physical work location. 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including: 

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance 
  • 401k Retirement Plan 
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) 
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 
  • Life, AD&D, short-term, and long-term disability 
  • Professional and personal development 
  • Generous paid time off 
  • Commuter and wellness benefits 


Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.   

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination. 

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