Senior Project Engineer

Our Client is a trusted, multi-disciplinary consulting firm offering a broad range of real estate, energy, infrastructure, and environmental management solutions to both public and private clients.

Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria on moderately complex projects.

Key Responsibilities:
Leadership and Direction:

  • Receive broad guidance regarding overall key objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters, as well as broad parameters for execution.
  • Receive direction as needed, particularly on highly complex assignments.
  • Independently apply extensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.
  • Review work produced by staff for quality assurance.

At the Operational and Company Level:

  • Assist in marketing the firm's capabilities to establish new clients and enhance relationships with existing clients.
  • Collaborate closely with professionals from other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.

Do the Work:

  • Utilize advanced techniques, theoretical principles, and practices in the field of civil engineering and related sciences and disciplines.
  • Serve as a liaison between clients and agencies, subcontractors, and design teams to address complex project issues.
  • Make design recommendations, adaptations, and modifications.
  • Plan, schedule, conduct, and/or coordinate detailed phases of assigned project work.
  • Undertake complex or innovative assignments that require the development of new or improved civil engineering techniques or procedures to create new or refined equipment, materials, processes, or methods.
  • Perform design work using computer-aided or manual drafting techniques.
  • Prepare reports and correspondence regarding project direction.
  • Conduct field investigations or inspections.
  • Conduct constructability reviews or assist in the design, planning, and review of other civil engineering projects.
  • Review plans and prepare/review technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.

Education, Work Experience, Licensure/Certifications, and Technical Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or a related field is required.
  • PE license is strongly preferred.
  • Five or more years of experience in civil engineering, land development industry, or related industry experience strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with computer applications and civil engineering design software such as Civil3D.
  • Familiarity with reading construction plans.
  • Basic understanding of financial reports and metrics.
  • Data analysis and interpretation skills.
  • Thorough understanding of business and financial principles in a consulting business.
  • Must hold a valid state driver's license and successfully pass a motor vehicle check.

Physical Demands and Working Environment:

  • Primarily an indoor professional office environment with possible variations in light, noise, fumes, odors, and traffic.
  • Mobility is required around the office environment.
  • Some work may take place outdoors, and exposure to outside weather conditions, varying temperatures, excessive noise, and potential hazards may occur.
  • Mobility required around job/construction sites, including walking, bending, crawling, climbing, squatting, kneeling, and wearing required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Frequent and prolonged use of standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
  • Occasional lifting or carrying of up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasional pushing or pulling of up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasional reaching outward or above shoulder level.

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Senior Project Engineer
United States - New Jersey

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