Huitt-Zollars' Dallas, Texas office has a career opportunity for a Civil Transportation Project Engineer. This role supports the senior transportation project manager in delivering superb transportation projects and leads transportation highway and roadway design. The successful candidate will be a PE registered in Texas with at least 8 years of transportation highway and roadway consulting experience.
HZ is a leading full service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Lead and mentor junior staff in the development of highway feasibility and planning studies, geometric design schematics and final construction plans.
Assist in preparation of project reports including feasibility studies, implementation plans, engineering summary reports and drainage impact analyses.
Manager production of construction cost estimates at all phases of project development process
Lead preparation of construction standard plans, general notes, specifications and special specifications for final construction plan assignments.
Lead daily coordination of roadway design, maintenance of traffic plans, drainage design, pedestrian and bike facility design, retaining wall layouts, storm water pollution prevention plans, signage and pavement marking design.
Coordinate online meetings, preparation of meeting agendas, and distribution of meeting notes.
Supervise junior staff in the production of project deliverables as described above.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
Licensed PE in the state of Texas
Minimum 8 years of roadway and drainage design experience
Motivated to advance professionally into a Senior Transportation Project Manager within 3 years
Working knowledge of TxDOT construction standards and practices
Advanced proficiency in MicroStation, ProjectWise, Open Roads and Microsoft Office
Demonstrates initiative, resourcefulness and commitment
Excellent verbal and written communication
We offer a competitive benefit and compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, life, and long/short term disability plans and two retirement plans: a 401(k) & an ESOP.