Transportation Engineer III - Highway/Roadway

Location US-GA-Duluth | US-GA-Savannah | US-GA-Atlanta
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Engineering - Transportation


CHA Consulting, Inc. is a highly diversified, full-service engineering and construction management firm working to responsibly improve the world we live in. With decades of experience, CHA brings together the talent, technology, and partnerships to meet our clients’ evolving needs. Located throughout the United States and Canada, we provide a wide range of planning and design services to public, private and institutional clients.


Addressing the immediate travel needs and expectations of today’s society and anticipating the mobility and modal challenges and opportunities that will accompany our next generation requires comprehensive planning, engineering and implementation. For over 60 years, CHA’s transportation professionals have planned, developed and provided solutions to municipalities, metropolitan planning organizations, public and private authorities, and state transportation agencies. 


We are currently seeking a Transportation Engineer III to join our growing Transportation team in either our downtown Atlanta, GA, Duluth, GA or Savannah, GA office.


  • Independently completes routine development of engineering design, preparation of specifications, compiles technical reports and other activities requiring knowledge of standard principles and techniques.
  • Performs work on projects involving more complex procedures and techniques
  • Responsible for development of computation methods, technical reports and technical specifications at the direction of senior engineering staff, the section manager or the technical director using the standards established by the technical group.
  • Assists senior engineering staff in the preparation of contract documents.
  • Recognizes technical discrepancies in analytical results, makes appropriate corrections and follows standard procedures established by the technical group
  • Develops a familiarity with company standards, client expectations and typical engineering practices.
  • Monitors progress and performance against the project plan
  • Acts immediately to resolve operational problems and minimize delays
  • Identifies, develops, and gathers technical resources necessary to complete assignments
  • May be responsible for large portions of projects with supervision from senior engineering staff, the section manager or the technical director
  • Accompanies senior engineering staff on field assignments when appropriate
  • Performs other appropriate related engineering duties


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) is required
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license is preferred, candidates should be in the process of attaining or willing to obtain a PE license


  • A minimum of 3 years of related Engineering experience is required; Highway experience preferred
  • Demonstrates a strong working knowledge of the respective engineering field
  • Has a strong theoretical knowledge in the respective engineering field
  • Proven ability to practically apply knowledge about the respective engineering discipline
  • Familiarity with GDOT standards preferred
  • Understands QA/QC procedures
  • Proficient in engineering, computational, and modeling software required; MicroStation, InRoads and OpenRoads preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software required
  • Desire to work in a collaborative team environment with the willingness to assist senior level engineering and project management staff
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Participation in a professional engineering society/organization is preferred


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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