Transportation Design Leader

Rummel Klepper & Kahl   •  

Richmond, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 177 days ago

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RK&K is looking for the right individual to build and lead a Design Team in Roanoke, VA.  In this role, you will develop RK&K’s Roanoke, VA Design Team, provide support for exciting transportation projects in Virginia, and be part of our growing leadership team.  This position is open to any transportation design professional with a commitment to excellence – no specific discipline or background required.  RK&K provides a truly supportive, collaborative environment and unparalleled opportunity for growth and career development. 

The transportation program VA is healthy and growing and RK&K is looking to add to our exceptional leadership staff in Virginia. With a high quality of life, reasonable cost of living, growing economy and expanding investment in infrastructure, this is an ideal time to consider joining our Roanoke team.

Qualifications for the Transportation Design Leader include:


  • Passion for quality work and client service
  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • Licensure in Virginia, or the ability to be licensed within 6 months
  • 10 years of transportation design experience
  • Ability to manage all aspects of highway/roadway design projects
  • Experience with VDOT and localities in Virignia
  • Experience using AutoCAD, MicroStation and Geopak
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Established in 1923 and approaching its 100th year of engineering excellence, RK&K is currently ranked 73rd on ENR’s 2018 listing of the top 500 Design Firms.  A design and construction management firm specializing in transportation, environmental and energy projects, our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions while empowering our employees to exercise discretion in making intelligent engineering decisions.  Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,200 employees as a professional, RK&K has received considerable recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture in an environment free of excessive organizational oversight. We proudly offer an attractive salary package commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401-k plan with company matching.