Aviation Project Engineer

Clough, Harbour & Associates, LLP Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 5 months ago

OVERVIEW

For more than half a century, CHA has provided planning, design, construction, and asset management services to the nation's top airports. Through this work on countless aviation projects totaling hundreds of millions of dollars, our dedicated aviation professionals have built strong working relationships with the FAA and state transportation offices. We have an in-depth understanding of state and federal regulations, as well as the technical requirements and challenges faced by modern airports.

CHA Consulting, Inc. is currently seeking an Aviation Project Engineer to join our Aviation Services Group in our Atlanta, GA office and an Aviation Project Engineer to join our Aviation Services Group in either our Parsippany, NJ or New York, NY office.These positions will work with CHA's Aviation Technical Services Team and will be responsible for aviation projects from inception to completion at a variety of airports ranging in size from general aviation facilities to large-hub commercial service airports, and at Department of Defense airfields.

The Aviation Project Engineer will work with a team of designers, engineers, planners, and technicians to support other aviation teams throughout CHA's national network of offices.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as a lead technical engineer and/or task manager on a variety of aviation development projects, assisting project managers with technical design development and execution.

  • Participate in the production of high-quality exhibits, construction plans, construction specifications, permits, and reports to effectively communicate the design to clients, agency representatives, and construction contractors.

  • Develop project delivery milestone schedules for projects.

  • Assist with administration of construction services including such tasks as shop drawing review, responding to contractor requests for information, cost proposal development and evaluation, and other construction-related duties.

  • Effectively manage individual in conjunction with project budget.

  • Contribute significantly to the overall success of the team and team's projects.

EDUCATION AND LICENSURE

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering is required.

  • Professional Engineering license is preferred.

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in aviation, civil/site, and/or transportation-related fields.

  • Excellent technical writing skills is a must.

  • Ability to efficiently operate AutoCAD and Civil 3D is required, advanced plan production and/or modeling experience a plus.

  • Knowledge of FARs, FAA Advisory Circulars, FAA orders, Unified Facilities Criteria and Unified Facilities Guide Specifications that apply to airport planning, design, and construction are a plus.

  • Experience with developing estimate of construction quantities and costs is a must.

  • Experience with developing construction sequencing and/or safety and phasing plans a plus.

  • Proficiency with the MS Office Suite is a must.

  • Valid driver's license required.

  • Work well independently as well as with others in a team environment.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Some travel required.

CULTURE/EEO STATEMENT

CHA takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees' professional growth and development.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Aviation Project Engineer

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