Search Jobs

Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)


Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)

Lead Highway Engineer job in Ephrata

Engineering Jobs with WSP Group
  • Show me jobs like this one
  • More jobs from this recruiter
  • Email this job to a friend
  • Print this job
Job Ref:  31426
Employer:  WSP Group
Country:  United States
City:  Ephrata
21/10/2016 05:10
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA

WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff's Ephrata, Pennsylvania office has an opening for an experienced Lead Civil/Highway Engineer. The successful candidate will, under minimal supervision, lead or perform civil/highway tasks in support of a project's design, including development of horizontal and vertical alignments, grading, drainage, storm water management, right-of-way, earthwork modeling, quantity calculations, construction cost estimation, specifications and utility relocation schemes. The position requires contact with clients and business development activities with state departments of transportation, transit agencies; economic development agencies; city, county and municipal governments; and other internal and external personnel.

      • Lead or support civil/transportation assignments
      • Perform designs using Microstation, Geopak, InRoads and/or AutoCAD
      • Support senior staff with client relations, business development, client and in-house presentations
      • May plan, schedule, coordinate and oversee or assist in the management of junior level staff
      • Coordinate various aspects of projects with clients, agencies and construction staff
      • Lead or assist in technical writing and report preparation
      • Possess ability to handle a wide array of projects and multiple assignments
      • Work with team members to communicate effectively through writing and speaking
      • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements
Required Skills:
      • Proficiency with applying AASHTO and PennDOT design standards and guidelines
      • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
      • Must be capable of planning and conducting tasks requiring independent judgement with regards to standard design and engineering techniques and procedures for site design and/or roadway projects
      • Effective oral/written communication skills
      • Proficiency and hands-on experience in Microstation, Geopak, InRoads and AutoCAD
      • Business development skills

Experience and Education Required:
      • Bachelors or Master's degree in civil engineering
      • A minimum of 7-9 years of progressively responsible experience in civil/highway design
      • Professional Engineer license
      • Experienced overseeing junior personnel is also preferred.
EOE - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disability / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity
Copyright © Rengineeringjobs.com Job Board 2011  | Powered by JobMount Job Board Software