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Bridge Project Engineer

  • Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Position ID: 3121
  • Minimum Experience: 8 years
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: Engineer Intern or Professional Engineer
  • Required Skills: Bridge Design ; Microsoft Office ; MicroStation
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.

Burgess & Niple is looking for a highly motivated, energetic Bridge Project Engineer to join our Indianapolis office. This position will provide a confident self-starter the opportunity for significant career advancement. 

What you can expect as the major duties and responsibilities:

  • Design bridge projects and/or lead production of design plans for INDOT projects.
  • Opportunity to assist with design review, shop plan review and hydraulics
  • Opportunity to work with senior engineers, technical experts, project managers
  • Collaborate with project managers on project pursuits and technical challenges
  • Growth opportunity to transition into project management 
  • Possibility to be trained for bridge inspection work across the county for those that are interested in additional opportunities or desire for business travel on occasion

You may be a good fit if you have these skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited program in civil engineering
  • PE in the State of Indiana
  • 8 years of progressive technical experience in bridge design
  • INDOT Project experience preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office required
  • Experience with Microstation and bridge design software required
  • Strong interpersonal & written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes your choice of medical plan, dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 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, option to purchase supplemental life insurance, bonus program, flexible hours, hybrid work schedule options, tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.



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.