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Transportation Engineer

Nashville, Tennessee

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is actively seeking a Senior-Level Transportation Engineer to join and lead our new Nashville, Tennessee office.

US 45 Bypass-Saline, Gallatin & White Counties, IL

Education/Experience:


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

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:


  • Preparation of geometric layouts, profiles, cross sections, grading designs, drainage calculations, preliminary and construction plans and quantity/cost estimates
  • Ability organize and manage multiple, competing projects and priorities    
  • Complete roadway engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications and plans
  • Coordinate and supervise productivity of subordinates
  • Provide technical guidance and assist in the professional development of entry-level engineers
  • Plan and maintain project resources, budgets, and schedules
  • Conduct meetings/presentations for staff and clients

Benefits:


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance offered
  • Generous 401k match
  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account
  • HRA

Please click the link to apply.

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Summer Internship

Paducah, Kentucky/Springfield, Illinois/Champaign Illinois

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. (BFW), and Marcum Engineering, LLC, a regional engineering firm based in Paducah KY, is actively seeking Interns to join our team during our Summer Internship Program.  This is a great opportunity to learn more about your chosen field and work in a professional fast-paced environment.

US 45 Bypass-Saline, Gallatin & White Counties, IL

Locations:


  • Mechanical Engineer – Paducah, KY
  • Structural (Bridge) Engineer – Springfield, IL
  • Structural Engineer – Champaign, IL

Education/Experience:


  • Minimum 2 years ABET-accredited college education completed.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Self-motivated and eager learner, aptitude to grow and develop within the field.
  • Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs, including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • MicroStation, Revit and AutoCAD experience are a plus.

Please click the link to apply.

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Professional Geotechnical Engineer

Paducah, Kentucky

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is actively seeking a Professional Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in our Paducah, KY 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.

US 45 Bypass-Saline, Gallatin & White Counties, IL

Education/Experience:


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering 
  • 5 to 7 years of geotechnical engineering experience
  • Kentucky Professional Registration or other state with reciprocity with Kentucky, or ability to obtain same
  • Excellent communication skills, report writing and customer relation skills
  • Ability to work both independently and 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:


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance offered
  • Generous 401k match
  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account
  • HRA

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:


  • 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

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:


  • Conducting engineering analysis which may include slope stability, shallow or deep foundation bearing capacity (piles, drilled shafts, auger cast piles), settlement and seepage
  • 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).
  • Familiarity with KYTC, IDOT, or TDOT geotechnical requirements
  • Ability to utilize 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

Please click the link to apply.

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Transportation Bridge Engineer

Kentucky-Illinois-Missouri-Tennessee

Bacon, Farmer, Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. (BFW), a Paducah based engineering firm, is actively seeking a Transportation Bridge Engineer to join our team in all locations including our future Nashville, TN office.

Education/Experience:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Structural/Civil Engineering
  • Current Engineer Intern License in the relevant state or ability to obtain in 6 months
  • Proficiency with MS Office, spreadsheet development, and analysis software such as or like RISA-3D
  • 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

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:


  • Perform analysis, design, and detailing tasks of transportation structures (e.g., bridges and culverts) under the supervision of a senior engineer
  • Perform the detailed checking of design calculations performed by others
  • Develop quantities, construction plans and specifications
  • Perform geometric layout and planning of transportation structures
  • Perform condition inspections of transportation structures
  • Assist with the completion of condition reports including estimates of cost and time

Benefits:


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance offered
  • Generous 401k match
  • Health Savings Account/Flexible Spending Account
  • HRA

Please click the link to apply.

Apply Online!

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. and Marcum Engineering LLC are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers, committed to a diverse workforce.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetics, citizenship status, or any other legally protected basis.