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Bridge Inspection Engineer

  • Austin, Texas
  • Position ID: 3726
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BE
  • Registration: Engineer-in-Training
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD or Microstation; Bridge Inspection; Driver's license (good record); Ability to withstand all weather conditions
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Join our nationally recognized team of bridge inspection professionals inspecting bridge and structural assets across the country, ranging from small, local structures to major river crossings. This position can be filled in either of our North or South Austin, TX offices. 

B&N Bridge Inspection Engineer Responsibilities:

  • As part of a team guided by experienced Professional Engineers, inspect conventional and complex bridges, culverts, and structures primarily in Texas
  • Document and report bridge conditions for routine or in-depth bridge inspection assignments using tablets and cameras
  • Learn and/or develop National Bridge Inspection Standards skills to advance your knowledge of the industry
  • Write reports and perform analysis/load ratings of bridges and culverts working with DOT’s, counties and/or municipalities to assess bridge infrastructure
  • Bringing it all together, you will prepare drawings in MicroStation or AutoCAD to assist with recommendations to clients for rehabilitation or preventative measures

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET-accredited engineering program
  • Engineer Intern, EI, or Engineer-in-Training, EIT, or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
  • Ability to withstand high levels of exertion including walking, climbing, bending, carrying, and lifting up to 50 lbs. of equipment
  • Ability to travel extensively throughout the U.S.
  • A valid driver's license with acceptable driving history is required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic familiarity with AutoCAD and/or MicroStation; desire to learn and develop emerging tech skills strongly preferred
  • 80-hr NHI-FHWA Bridge Inspection certification and SPRAT Level I certification a plus
  • BrR and other Bridge Design & Rating software experience are also desirable

Travel arrangements to and from work assignments including airfare, hotel, and meals are reimbursed. All safety training, equipment, tools, and tech are provided.


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.



We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.