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Pavement / Roadway Design Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-002024
  • Sector: Geotechnics, Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Chipley
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
 
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our office in chipley, FL as a Pavement  / Roadway Design Engineer. This position can be located remotely as long as the employee is in the state of Florida to visit our client for weekly meetings.


Major Function/Role:
 
  • Provides the expertise of Geotech / pavement design and advanced concepts / techniques to unconventional engineering problems
  • May function as individual researcher or technical specialist. Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct
 
Job Duties:
 
  • Performs pavement / roadway design, sketching design concepts to be developed by junior engineers, CAD designers or technicians
  • Plans and reviews the production of engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Plans and reviews the production of engineering investigations or planning work
  • Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for new projects, weighing alternatives and selecting the most cost-effective solution
  • Analyzes technical problems, assessing the feasibility of proposed techniques and procedures, and devising new approaches and alternative solutions
  • Analyzes project dimension and scope, and prepares or oversees the preparation of cost and manpower estimates, schedules and job budgets
  • Coordinates work with project manager, and guides junior professionals and technical personnel on the design and drafting of preliminary and final plans
  • Is responsible for quality control, maintaining quality standards in all work produced, and checking computations or reviewing designs and drawings performed by others
  • May occasionally manage projects
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary


Education and Experience:
 
  • B.S. or M.S. in Engineering. M.S. or graduate level technical coursework preferred. This level may be achieved by Engineers with seven years of experience since B.S. or 6 years since M.S
  •  Typical incumbent has ten to fourteen years of experience
 
Special Skills:
 
  • Roadway Design
  • Geotech / Pavement background
  • Proven technical writing and communication skills. Incumbent may be eligible for project management training
     
    Professional Registrations:
     
  • P.E. license is required
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer
committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:
 
 

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