• Highway Project Engineer

    Location US-GA-Atlanta
    Job ID
    4423
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Engineering - Transportation
  • OVERVIEW

    Transportation is the movement of people and goods between locations. Safe, efficient and effective transportation systems enable mobility and trade, both of which are essential to social and economic development, improvement and advancement. 

     

    CHA aims to enhance our nation’s infrastructure, ensuring goods are shipped, safety and services provided, and the economy vitalized. Our transportation specialists plan, design, and help maintain and construct our nation’s most valued infrastructure assets by providing solutions for public and private transportation owners, agencies and authorities in more than 16 states.

     

    CHA Consulting, Inc., is currently seeking a Highway Project Engineer in the Transportation Group in the Atlanta, GA office.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Independently completes complex development of engineering design, preparation of specifications, compiles technical reports and other activities requiring the knowledge of standard engineering principles and techniques
    • Responsible for the development of design computations, technical reports, technical specifications and preparation of the contract documents using the standards established by the technical group.
    • Identifies, develops, and gathers technical resources necessary to complete assignments
    • Selects proper procedures to self-check his/her own work for completeness and accuracy in technical reports and calculations
    • Recognizes technical discrepancies in analytical results and makes appropriate corrections following standard procedures established by the technical group
    • Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates detailed phases of a project independently with other engineering disciplines and project management staff
    • Continuously monitors the progress and performance on a project to ensure efficient production, to uncover potential problems and to minimize malfunction in executing a design
    • Continuously monitors the progress and performance of the engineering design development against the project work plan
    • Can develop individual discipline work plans to coincide with the milestones of a project work plan
    • Complete projects within budget and scheduling restraints
    • Provides guidance to junior level engineering staff members
    • Provides technical review of work completed by junior level engineering staff as necessary
    • May assist or be involved in the technical scope proposal development
    • Independently completes field assignments when appropriate
    • Performs other appropriate related engineering duties

    EDUCATION AND LICENSURE

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required
    • Professional Engineer (PE) license is required

    SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

    • A minimum of 4 years of discipline specific engineering experience required; Design-Build experience preferred.
    • Demonstrates a strong knowledge about the respective engineering discipline
    • Proven ability to practically apply engineering best practices
    • Proficiency with MS Office software required
    • Advanced proficiency with engineering, computational, and modeling software (MicroStation, InRoads, StormCAD or other drainage software, etc.)
    • Familiar with QA/QC procedures and understands basic business practices and laws related to engineering
    • Ability to demonstrate leadership skills and effectively work in a collaborative environment
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Proven ability to lead a team
    • An active role in a professional engineering society/organization preferred

    CULTURE/EEO STATEMENT

    CHA takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees’ professional growth and development.

     

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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