CAREERS

Experienced

Transportation Engineer

Future Nashville (TN) Office

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is actively seeking a Senior Level Transportation Engineer to join our upcoming Nashville, TN office.

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Essential Job Functions:


  • Prepare geometric layouts, profiles, cross sections, grading designs, drainage calculations, preliminary and construction plans and quantity/cost estimates
  • Organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Responsible for completion of roadway engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications and plans
  • Responsible for coordination and productivity of subordinates
  • Provide technical guidance and assist in the development of entry-level engineers
  • Ability to plan project resources, maintain schedules and stay within budget
  • Conduct meetings/presentations for staff and clients
  • Responsible for Business Development
  • Excellent Leadership Skills

Primary Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and 10+ years of related roadway design experience
  • Professional Engineer License in Tennessee.
  • Experience with civil design software, specifically Microstation Geopak and modeling software
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Programs
  • Experience working with TDOT and familiar with TDOT design guidelines and policies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level or organizational and management skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Registered Professional Engineer in Tennessee

Benefits:


  • We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits plan as well the opportunity for advancement.

Please submit letter of interest with resume to careers@bfwengineers.com

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Professional Geologist

All Locations Including Our Future Nashville (TN) Office

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc., a regional engineering firm, is currently seeking a Professional Geologist for all locations including our future Nashville, TN office. This candidate should be skilled in environmental work.

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor of Science/Arts in Geology and/or engineering geology and a minimum of 5 years related experience (soil logging required).
  • Professional Geologist (PG) in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, and/or Tennessee or the ability to obtain license.
  • Experience with MicroStation preferred

Benefits:


Excellent benefits including a competitive salary, health insurance, 401(k) plan.

Job Duties:


  • Planning, implementing and managing geotechnical and environmental projects including preparing geotechnical proposals and directing drilling staff
  • Creating soil sampling plans, logging and classifying soil and rock samples and submitting laboratory testing plans to in-house soil lab
  • Developing drill locations maps and directing in-house or subcontracted drill crew to obtain necessary geotechnical subsurface information
  • Conducting Phase I/II Environment Site Assessments
  • Being familiar with KYTC, IDOT, MoDOT, and TDOT geotechnical requirements
  • Being familiar with geotechnical software including gINT, Slope Stability Analysis software (e.g. GSTABL and ArcGIS)
  • Being familiar with rock slopes is preferred
  • Assisting and collaborating with Senior Geotechnical Engineer to develop geotechnical design and/or environmental reports

Please submit letter of interest with resume to careers@bfwengineers.com

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Professional Land Surveyor

Paducah (KY)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing, Inc. (BFW), a Paducah based engineering firm, is actively seeking an experienced Land Surveyor to join our Paducah, KY office. A license is preferred, but not required. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performing in Field Boundary Surveys, Topographic Surveys, ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey and Construction Staking.
  • Preparation and processing of Boundary Surveys, Parcel Maps, Subdivision Maps, Elevation Certificates, Legal Descriptions, ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys and Construction Staking Calculations.
  • Client acquisition, management and coordination.
  • Equipment maintenance.

 

Primary Qualifications:

  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • Proficiency with robotic total station, total station, Data Collection, GPS, LiDar with the willingness and/or ability to learn.
  • Familiar with obtaining research from Court House, PVA office, City Hall and Utility Municipalities

 

Benefits:


  • We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits plan as well the opportunity for advancement.

 

Please submit letter of interest with resume to careers@bfwengineers.com

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Professional Geotechnical Engineer

All Our Locations Including Our Future Nashville (TN) Office

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing, Inc. (BFW), a Paducah based engineering firm, is actively seeking a Professional Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in all locations including our future Nashville, TN office.  This candidate will serve as a Project Engineer and will direct geotechnical related field and office services for a wide variety of projects and clients under the limited direction of a Principal Geotechnical Engineer.

Essential Job Functions:


  • Planning, implementing and managing geotechnical projects including preparing geotechnical proposals, performing field investigations, engineering analysis, preparing comprehensive geotechnical and construction related recommendations to clients both verbally and in written reports.
  • Developing proposals – management of proposals including cost estimate and proposal preparation, reviewing of invoicing and collections.
  • Managing personnel – providing management and technical direction to drill crews, subconsultants, technicians and other staff that may be associated with projects under your supervision.
  • Coordinating with in-house geotechnical laboratory and assigning appropriate geotechnical laboratory testing of rock and soil samples from subsurface investigations or materials testing personnel.  Reviewing all data compilation and laboratory results.
  • Reviewing and completing boring logs and other data compilation for client reports and conduct engineering analysis and prepare draft design recommendations for subsurface reports.
  • Conducting engineering analysis which may include slope stability, shallow or deep foundation bearing capacity (piles, drilled shafts, auger cast piles), settlement and seepage.

Essential Job Functions:


• Engineering design experience should include the capability of designing the following: retaining walls (including MSE), embankments and pavements.
• Knowledge of rock slope design (not required, but preferred).
• Being familiar with KYTC, IDOT, MoDOT, and TDOT geotechnical requirements.
• Being familiar with geotechnical software including gINT, slope stability analysis software
(e.g. GSTABL7 or Slide), deep foundation software, Arc GIS and LRFD design.
• Having knowledge of industry standard computer software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ArcGIS and proficiency in Bentley In-Roads, preferred
• Being responsible for budget management, client updates and general project management tasks

Primary Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering
  • 5 to 7 years of geotechnical engineering experience.
  • Professional Registration in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, and/or Tennessee or ability to obtain license.
  • Expertise with foundation design (shallow and deep), slope stability design and evaluations, settlement analysis and seismic related design and evaluation
  • Excellent communication skills, report writing and customer relation skills.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have related experience in consulting engineering practice and familiarity with Allpile or LPile, GSTABL7 or Slide.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of team
  • Willingness to travel to cover out-of-town overnight projects
  • Ability to work overtime on an as-needed basis.
  • Must have clean driving record in US

 

Benefits:


  • We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits plan as well the opportunity for advancement.

 

Please submit letter of interest with resume to careers@bfwengineers.com

Mid-Level

Transportation Structural Bridge Engineer

Lexington (KY) 

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is actively seeking an experienced and highly talented Mid-Level Transportation Structural Bridge Engineer for our office in Lexington (KY).

Essential Job Functions:


  • Perform all necessary analysis, design, and detailed tasks for transportation structure projects
  • Perform the in-depth review of design calculations performed by others
  • Develop quantities, construction plans, and specifications
  • Perform the geometric layout and planning of transportation structures
  • Perform condition inspections of transportation structures
  • Complete condition reports including estimates of cost and time
  • Evaluate shop drawings
  • Participate in the management of projects
  • Assist in the development of entry-level bridge engineers
  • Other duties as assigned

Benefits:


  • We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits plan as well the opportunity for advancement.

Primary Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a structural emphasis
  • 3 – 5+ years of relevant bridge engineering experience
  • Current Engineer Intern License in the state of KY/MO/IL or ability to obtain in 6 months
  • Proficiency with MicroStation, MS Office, spreadsheet development, and analysis software such as or like RISA-3D
  • Proficiency using bridge design software
  • Familiarity with structural standards and publications
  • Proven experience in working on multiple projects concurrently and following budgets and schedules
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering and construction documents, technical procedures, and governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and specifications, and effectively communicate information and respond to questions from clients, public stakeholders, and fellow employees.

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Master’s degree in Structural Engineering
  • Structural Engineering License 
  • Experience with MicroStation and GEOPAK

Please submit letter of interest with resume to careers@bfwengineers.com