Sr. Project Engineer ( Civil )

NTH Consultants   •  

Northville, MI

Industry: Construction

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8 - 10 years

Posted 298 days ago

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Education

Bachelor’s of Science degree in Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering), or related degree, from a 4-year accredited college or university. Master’s Degreepreferred, but not required. 

Registration

Professional registration required.

Technical Experience

  • 7+ years of demonstrated site development experience including site layout, grading, utility design, pavement design, permitting, budgeting, jurisdictional agency interaction, and other related project activities

  • Ability to supervise and manage a multi-disciplinary team as well as projects with minimal oversight

  • AutoCAD experiencerequired, Civil 3D or Infrastructure Suite experience a Plus

  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling software experiencepreferred, including proficient use with HEC-HMS, SWMM, Storm and Sanitary Analysis or others

  • Be willing and able to work on construction sites, performing review activities

  • Understand and read design drawings

  • Previous experience with a consulting firm preferred.

Key Job Elements

In this role you will:

  • Develop and prepare work plans and proposals for engineering services related to geotechnical investigations/studies, consultation and design, including:

  • Defining the scope of field investigations

  • Preparing cost estimates and project schedules

  • Preparing, delivering and discussing design and bid documents with clients

  • Prepare and review engineering analyses, reports, calculations, contract documents, designs and specifications for geotechnical projects

  • Plan, organize, supervise and conduct field evaluations and field inspection programs

  • Assess feasibility and soundness of proposed site civil features

  • Develop design details and specify appropriate construction materials

  • Coordinate construction quality control services, conduct periodic site visits, and review daily field reports prepared by others

  • Conduct pre-proposal, pre-construction, and construction progress meetings, and prepare minutes of those meetings

  • Develop and present project-specific or technical presentations to clients, technical organizations, and in-house staff

Other Requirements

  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, be ademonstrated team-oriented approach to problem-solving,ave strong interpersonal skills for contact with clients and fellow engineers/professionals

  • Accuracy, dependability and strong organizational skills

  • Exceptional time management skills, ability to manage multiple assignments at any given time, and have ability to work in a team environment

  • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours, as necessary

  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 pounds

  • Must hold a valid driver’s license, and willing to travel between Michigan and Ohio for project and/or client meetings.Travel time could be up to 30% of job.

Work Environment / Physical Demands

  • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours, as necessary.

  • Be willing and able to work on construction sites, performing review activities.

  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Maybe be required to enter and work within confined spaces, once appropriately trained.

 

Leadership and Project Management Experience

  • Demonstrated leadership experience in mentoring, leading, managing and developing junior staff

  • Ability to organize technical material into comprehensive reports as well as perform QA/QC reviews on work product

  • Project planning, budgeting, task delegation and management to ensure project is completed according to work plans

  • Project Administration, including invoicing and collections

 

Business Development

  • Must have a proven ability to seek and establish new clients and build good business relationships with both new and current clients.

  • Develop and maintain professional business relationships with targeted new clients.

  • Conduct periodic site / client visits, project and business development meetings.

  • Assist in developing business strategies and action plans for creating growth opportunities.

  • Work with Business Development staff to bring new clients / business opportunities to the firm.