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Senior Project Engineer (Transportation - Design)

Department: Design
Location: Lincoln, RI
Job ID: 856289


The Senior Project Engineer position who will assist with work on a variety of transportation design projects under direct supervision of an experienced professional engineer. The ideal candidate would have the flexibility to work out of the Lincoln, RI, Boston, MA, Taunton, MA, or offices.


  •  Assist Sr. Project Manager/Project Manager in client contact and communication pertaining to specific   projects as necessary
  •  Use computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and   design documents as necessary
  •  Performs research, design and develop roadway projects, including plan preparation, specifications,   construction estimates and construction schedules.
  •  Prepare or modify reports, specifications, construction schedules, impact studies, permits and designs   for projects
  •  Assist Project Engineer and Staff Engineer with questions and balancing of task vs time to complete task
  •  Act as liaison for Sr. Project Manager/Project Manager and Staff Engineers to delegate work.
  •  Perform roadway drainage design, prepare environmental permits.
  •  Prepare project estimates, budgets, schedules and execution of plans
  •  Monitor Staff Engineers progress against project budget and anticipated schedules
  •  Complete engineering analysis and designs with minimal supervision
  •  Assist with QA/QC processes and documentation


  •  Proficient knowledge of MicroStation, MicroStation InRoads, AutoCAD and AutoCAD 3D Civil
  •  Experience with Department of Transportation (DOT) Design requirements and plan preparation a must.
  •  Experience with DOT Utility Engineering and ROW Engineering a plus.
  •  Strong organizational skills, interpersonal, communication skills and technical writing
  •  Proficiency with Excel, Word, Adobe Acrobat a must.


  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university
  •  6+ years of work experience in transportation engineering
  •  Active participation in a professional society/organization


  •  EIT required – PE preferred (or ability to obtain within 18 months) 


While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in the field and may be exposed to outside weather conditions. Work requires frequent and prolonged computer use. Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.

This company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all qualified, interested parties, regardless of race, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, or any other protected classification under national or local law.

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