VIEW JOBS12/9/2019 12:00:00 AM2020-03-08T00:00We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.
Stantec's New England Transportation group has an immediate need for talented, team focused Senior Transportation Engineer with a minimum of 10 years of experience working on roadway/highway design, transportation planning/traffic engineering, stormwater and utility design projects. The position will be located in our Burlington, MA office.
This position is for an individual with 10 years progressive design and project management experience on municipal and agency projects of varying scale and complexity. You will play in integral part in delivering high quality technical services and tracking overall project performance. You will have an opportunity to help to pursue new projects and grow our transportation practice and project portfolio in Massachusetts and Southern New England. The ongoing success of our group will allow you to set the pace of your career.
Your Key Responsibilities
In this role, you will:
* Design roadways in accordance with AASHTO and MassDOT specifications and CADD Standards using AutoCAD Civil 3D.
* Develop design plans, technical specifications, and construction cost estimates.
* Prepare engineering reports and technical studies.
* Effectively present information at project interviews, meetings, and public hearings.
* Lead and contribute to interdisciplinary project teams.
* Guide and mentor junior staff.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
* Prior consulting experience and established client and agency contacts are desirable.
* Experience developing and working within an approved scope, budget and schedule.
* Strong client interaction and relationship skills.
* Team player and positive attitude.
Education and Experience
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field Post graduate degree preferred
* MA Licensed Professional Engineer.
Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Please include a cover letter and resume with your application.
Job: Civil Engineer
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Burlington
Other Locations: United States-Rhode Island-Providence, United States-Massachusetts-Quincy
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 190001GX
VIEW JOBS11/24/2019 12:00:00 AM2020-02-22T00:00The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
As a member of our highly qualified Highway/Roadway/Site Civil Design Team you will have the chance to work on significant transportation projects of varying size. Working with other team members, you will utilize your skills to support and lead design teams on transportation planning, design and construction reviews in connection with a wide range of multi-disciplined projects. In this position you will be exposed to a wide-range of projects involving safety studies, multi-modal roadway planning, highway design, transit design, site civil design, design review and construction oversight.
This position requires a technical design background in highway design and transportation engineering with additional experience in site civil design a plus. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated professional with a minimum of 5 to 10 years of related experience in preparing preliminary design, final design plans, specifications, and cost estimates along with a BSCE. EIT certification required and registration as a PE is preferred. Knowledge of and experience using CADD/Design Software (MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD, Civil3D) is a must. Our ideal candidate is positive, and self-starter.
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Perform engineering design tasks for roadway and site civil projects from conceptual design to final design. This includes having a good working knowledge of the entire project life cycle.
* Develop specifications, cost estimates, and prepare final bid packages
* Have a strong working knowledge of roadway design software tools
* Mentor and develop junior staff while providing valuable input into design Best Practices.
* Have a positive team-oriented attitude
* Lead and coordinate design activities between staff, subcontractors, and clients
* Identify schedule and cost variances and develop recommendations for corrective action
* Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance
* Coordinate the planning, staffing, scheduling, budget management, quality control, safety and organization of subcontractors and internal technical and support staff
* Maintain a close relationship with clients and track upcoming project opportunities and collaborate on project pursuits, if needed.
* Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering required
* Engineer in Training (EIT) certification required
* At least 5 years minimum design experience required
* Strong technical design background in highway design and transportation engineering
* PE License or ability to obtain in 6 months
* Experience with MassDOT, NHDOT, ConnDOT, RIDOT a plus.
* Knowledge of and experience using CADD/Design Software such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation and InRoads
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
VIEW JOBS11/24/2019 12:00:00 AM2020-02-22T00:00GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: To assist in civil engineering work at the beginning level in connection with the state transportation projects; and to do related work as required.
SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Duties are assigned individually in detail; work is closely supervised.
SUPERVISION EXERCISED: Usually none.
Bridge – to work among experienced bridge inspection and rating engineers and will be involved with reviewing plans, design computations, and specifications; checking quantities, and field reviewing bridge structures. Construction/or Highway Maintenance – to assist staff with field inspection of work to ensure quality workmanship is performed by contractors, ensure contract work is in compliance with project specifications, perform calculations to verify quantities of work performed in the field, prepare daily activity reports, and assist in close-out of projects. Road Engineering/or Environmental Unit – to work among experienced road design engineers in assisting in the design of a state transportation project under current State and Federal Highway guidelines – from early planning and permitting stages all the way through to final design; to experience the detailed engineering process for a project so that it can be put to bid and awarded to a highway construction Contractor; to attend OSHA work zone safety training, assist with reviewing physical alteration permits for access to a State highway, assist with engineering plan reviews with design consultants, assist with quantities measures and other engineer's estimates, become familiar with design contract documents, experience field reviews on on-going active design and construction projects with the project engineer, assist with field reviews of public/customer service complaints, assist with field reviews of pending land sale requests for excess state property; and to learn, understand and apply RIDOT design policies, procedures, regulations and standards in the professional work environment. Traffic – to work closely with and under the direction of a Professional Engineer with responsibilities of development of traffic studies, such as conducting traffic counts, performing speed studies, sight distance assessments, crash history review and development of engineering improvements; to develop engineering work orders that are designed to provide safety or mobility improvements to the State's Road network; to conduct research and provide State documents as needed in accordance with the State's Open Records Request commitment; to review design plans and ensure that they are in conformance with all Federal and State guidelines; to investigate public concerns and recommend mitigation if appropriate; to prepare responses to public inquiries. To develop knowledge and use of engineering publications such as the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, Institute of Transportation Engineering handbook, AASHTO's "Green Book" and others. Materials – to assist a professional civil engineer, or an engineering technician of a higher classification, in materials testing activities; to assist in the taking and testing of sample aggregates, mixes, asphalt, steel and other materials used in highway or bridge construction; to assist in the preparation of materials survey reports; and to assist in materials research.
To do related work as required.
KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND CAPACITIES: Must possess an understanding of basic civil engineering principles and practices; Ability to perform all the computations applied to standard engineering operations; a working knowledge of computer software programs and techniques; the ability to prepare accurate engineering proposals, plans, papers and technical correspondence; the ability to understand and carry out complex oral and written instructions; the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; the ability to write effectively and to make oral presentations; and related capacities and abilities.
EDUCATION: Applicants should be at least a second year student, enrolled at an accredited college/university with specialization in Civil Engineering, or Civil-Environmental Engineering. Students majoring in civil engineering are given initial placement preference; a student's academic standing and GPA are judged for placement preference.
Full time students must attach a current resume detailing their education, work experience and any community involvement, a statement of interest describing career plans and a copy of latest unofficial college academic transcript. If selected, applicant must provide most recent official college transcript. Graduate students are compensated at the $22.00/hour level.State Of Rhode IslandProvidenceRI