Project Engineer, Aviation in Philadelphia, PA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson Inc, Sparks   •  

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Industry: Technical Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, currently ranked #54 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking a Project Engineer in the Aviation Department in our Philadelphia, PA office. This candidate will be responsible for designing and managing commercial, military, and general aviation design tasks and projects. This individual will also be responsible for technical civil aviation design, task and project management, and staff oversight. The candidate must be well-versed in aviation design and construction standards (FAA minimum, FAA and DoD preferred).

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • AutoCAD Civil 3D surface model design and analysis
  • Construction Cost Estimates
  • Construction Quantity Take-offs
  • Airfield Civil Engineering Contract Document Development (Plans, Specifications, and Estimates)
  • Construction Safety and Phasing Plan Development
  • Completion and Filing of Form 7460s
  • Project Meeting Coordination (Organize and Run Meetings)
  • Maintain current department organizational and quality control standards and update as and where necessary.
  • Project Scheduling, Budgeting, and Staffing

Required Skills

  • Knowledge and understanding of AutoCAD Civil 3D surface modeling
  • In-depth knowledge of FAA Advisory Circulars, Engineering Briefs, and Order
  • Detailed Construction Costs Estimating
  • Technical Specification Writing
  • Working knowledge of Project Management skills (Schedules, budgets, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of DoD Unified Facilities Criteria preferred
  • MS Office skills preferred

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field from an accredited program
  • Professional Engineer License or equivalent
  • 5-8 years' experience in aviation airfield design or construction management/construction inspection for commercial hub airports (or active multi-runway military installations)
  • Task management experience
  • Supervisory role on project task experience preferred
  • Construction management or inspection experience preferred

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Field work is required on occasion where work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Some lifting (up to 25 lbs) may be required as needed.

Job Competencies

  • Attention-To-Detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Job Proficiency
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Planning and Organizing/Time Management
  • Integrity & Ethics
  • Quality Service


Valid Through: 2019-10-14