Highway Project Engineer

at Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Highway Project Engineer


Newark, DE


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 2,000 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, is currently ranked #59 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.
JMT's Newark, Delaware Highways Team is seeking an experienced Project Engineer to be responsible for leading a team of engineers and designers. The position will be responsible for engineering design using knowledge of general engineering principles and practices to interpret, organize, execute and coordinate assignments with limited supervision. Acts as a technical advisor to less experienced engineers.U.S. Residency Required.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope
Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects
Perform design computations
Design projects in accordance with client specifications and guidelines, using design software and drawing tools
Develop construction cost estimates
Assist in the preparation of engineering documents for advertisement and construction
Prepare and compile contract plans, specifications and estimates
Assist developing supplemental task proposals
Attend meetings with clients
Coordinate with internal team members to ensure project completion by the defined deadline and established quality
Nonessential functions and responsibilities:
Perform other related duties as assigned

Required Experience
*Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field from an ABET accredited engineering program
*7-12 years' experience in specialized discipline
*Proficient in discipline specific design software such as Bentley MicroStation and Open Roads Designer
*Proficient in Microsoft Office
*Written and communication skills
Qualifications preferred:
*Professional Engineer License
*Experience working with local clients at the county and state level
Working Conditions:
Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.
Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 25 lbs) may be required as needed.
JMT is an , and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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Job Posting: 1250861

Posted On: Mar 17, 2024

Updated On: Apr 16, 2024

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