Jacobs Roadway Project Engineer in Austin, Texas
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Thriving communities. Healthy cities. A brighter future. What we do is more than building roads, we work every day to make the world better for everyone. If you want to join a company invested in you and your success, join us as a Roadway Project Engineer .
Based in Austin or San Antonio offices, you will have the chance to work on exciting and engaging large-scale infrastructure projects and utilize your transportation design expertise in roadway to serve as a task lead on transportation related projects. You will interpret internal or external business issues and recommend best practices. You will solve complex problems; take a broad perspective to identify different solutions; guide others in solving complex issues in specialized areas based on existing solutions and procedures. You’ll work with the best Engineers and Project Managers in the business, as well as gain experience working directly with our clients. We want you to be empowered to deliver the boldest solutions for everyday living.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform as a Task Lead on roadway schematic, planning, and PS&E projects with the state, county, and city clients
Resolve a variety of complex problems, (i.e. conflicting design requirements, determining and meeting design criteria, difficult coordination requirements,).
Mentor less experienced engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project.
Participate on project pursuits
Develop and continue to build client relationships.
Travel as required for in-person client meetings
Be responsible for the quality of engineering work performed, utilization of staff, and reputation of the office for roadway projects.
Perform other duties assigned by a Project Manager, Group Lead, or Section Lead.
Strong organization and communication skills.
Work in a collaborative manner. Serves on a project team.
Review plans, specifications, contract documents, contract schedules, CPM schedules, technical reports, and estimates.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
Progressive highway design experience
Ideally You’ll Also Have:
TxDOT project experience (other DOT is acceptable).
Experience in roadway design, Experience in multiple disciplines a plus.
Demonstrated ability to coordinate all phases of a project
Experience with MicroStation and OpenRoads
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