11 - 15 years
Posted 150 days ago
The role of a Senior Civil Engineer is to lead engineering teams on large projects. As a leader they will be responsible for preparing designs and ensuring the development and delivery of successful civil projects.
A Senior Civil Engineer will provide direct supervision; act as an advisor and may become actively involved, as required, to meet schedules and resolve problems.
The Senior Civil Engineer will be responsible for managing the scope and integration of subcontractors and employees. It is expected that the Senior Civil Engineer supports business development and the delivery of proposals.
Your Key Responsibilities
Responsible for the review and sealing of projects.
Performs on technically complex projects and acts as a technical resource by providing guidance to other team members on transportation-related projects.
Liaise with clients, agencies and others to obtain and determine project requirements and approvals.
Stays up to date on regulatory changes and may establish working relationships with regulatory officials.
Assist Project Manager in the preparation of client proposals, reports and the development of project design elements including, specifications, and estimates.
Identify and analyze the principal design features and major design alternatives that satisfy the project’s purpose and the client’s needs.
Develop feasible design alternatives to be compared against significant project parameters such as site conditions, right-of-way requirements, utility conflicts, design standards, and cost.
Produce detailed, high-quality final design plans, specifications, and estimates in accordance with applicable procedures and standards.
Peer review plans and provide quality control reviews of technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.
Recent experience developing highway projects for the State of Alaska and local governments is desirable.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Efficient project management of multiple concurrent projects.
Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule.
Understands client expectations, budgeting, proposal writing, invoicing and collecting accounts receivable.
Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and understanding of various design methods.
Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and AutoCAD.
Effective communicator and able to work on and lead teams.
Proficient in relevant design software, which may include AutoCAD and 3-D Modeling experience.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field & Licensed Professional Engineer. Minimum of 10 years of experience.
Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.