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Civil Project Engineer

Office Location: USA - PA-Allentown
Job Code: 490
# of openings: 1

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Description

Alfred Benesch & Company is a multi-disciplined engineering and environmental services firm. Benesch is consistently ranked among the top 500 consulting engineering firms in the United States by Engineering News-Record and one of the nation’s Top 50 “Go-To” bridge design firms by Roads & Bridges magazine.

 

We are looking to hire a Civil Project Engineer that can work from our Pottsville, Pittsburgh or Allentown office. The ideal candidate has experience with civil transportation design and a comprehensive knowledge of roadway projects and developing plans in accordance with PennDOT standards. 

 

 Job Responsibilities include:

 

  • Ensure completeness of the design details.
  • Manage the process of compiling and coordinating plans, specifications, cost estimates and pay items.
  • Develop and review cost estimates.  Monitor and compare to client expectations.
  • Coordinate and/or review drafting and assembly of plan set.
  • Oversee layout and/or review drawings for a project.
  • Assemble competent project communications, including meeting minutes, technical documents and complete reports that require little editing and meet the client expectations. 
  • Assume responsibility for project design calculation files, assuring adequate independent quality control reviews on that work.
  • Check and sign off on design calculations and plan elements prior to Quality Assurance.
  • Develop and oversee task work plans for assigned team members.
  • Monitor work plans for adherence to budget and schedule.
  • Assume responsibility and ownership of the assigned project components.
  • Develop project design criteria for the assigned project components.
  • Demonstrate advanced use of CADD and assure compliance with project CADD standards
  • Understand and monitor the overall required scope, schedule and budget for the project deliverables.  Identify deficiencies and propose corrective action to problems noted.
  • Foster the team environment and promote team communication and assist in identifying and addressing team conflicts.
  • Assist in developing estimates of staff hours for contracts.
  • Organize technical meetings among design staff to advance project progress.
  • Organize and/or direct smaller projects in their entirety.
  • Perform occasional field construction observation, sometimes requiring out-of-town travel
  • Oversight/management of staff in the field.

 

Qualifications include:

 

  • A minimum of 4 years of diverse and progressive civil transportation design experience.
  • Licensed PE in the state of PA or planning to obtain licensure within one year.
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline required
  • Experience working with public agencies, private entities and/or municipalities.
  • Roadway and utility design experience
  • Progressive experience with developing plans and specifications utilizing Microstation and InRoads
  • Excellent communication and client relation skills.
  • Strong organization skills with a track record for adhering to design budgets and schedules.
  • Positive experience interacting with clients, agencies, and other project stakeholders
  • Accustomed to working in a team environment on challenging projects and leading project teams
  • Demonstrate advanced use of Microsoft Office products
  • Ability to work independently and develop task deliverables in a complete and reviewable manner

 

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents: 

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

 

For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

 





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Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

EEO Information


For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement


Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

If you are limited in your ability or are unable to access Benesch's Careers website due to a physical disability or other impairment, you may request a reasonable accommodation by emailing jmelidis@benesch.com. This option is only available to those in need of an accommodation due to a disability or other impairment. Please do not use this as an alternative method for general inquiries or status on applications as you will not receive a response. Reasonable requests will be responded to as soon as possible on a case-by-case basis.