Project Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Virginia Beach (CM)
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The Opportunity

We are seeking a Project Engineer for our Transportation-Construction Management Practice in the Virginia Beach, VA area.


The Project Engineer will help manage and administer roadway and bridge transportation construction projects.  Responsible for project management, contract administration, review and interpretation of plans, specification and other construction contract documents, monitor scope, schedule and budgets, prepare and process work orders; mentor, supervise and assign work to team members while enforcing the practices, methods and procedures of a professional work environment. Project Engineer will need to conduct field inspections of the construction work, track and monitor schedule activities for payments, and verify work zone traffic control plans are being followed. 


Initial projects may encompass work on a 9-mile section of interstate which includes: a new 3.5-mile bridge-tunnel crossing that will accommodate a total of 8 lanes of capacity across the water, replacement of the existing marine approach bridges and the addition of a third lane on the interstate in each direction.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology from an ABET accredited program
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience with major road or bridge construction inspection and/or management
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Virginia or the ability to obtain license within 1 year
  • Knowledge of road and bridge construction management
  • Knowledge of material testing procedures and testing equipment
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Ability to manage construction inspection activities and inspection staff on a wide variety of roadway and bridge construction projects
  • Valid Driver’s license with good driving record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification
  • All VDOT Material Certifications
  • VA DEQ Erosion & Sediment Control and Stormwater Management Inspector certifications
  • ATSSA Intermediate Work Zone Traffic Control
  • VDOT Guardrail Installer’s Training (GRIT)
  • OSHA 10 hour
  • Experience with VDOT contract specifications

** Please submit a project list that includes your role on the project as well as the construction value along with your resume.**



If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply.



The Team

While RS&H was founded in 1941, we have been providing construction management services as one of our primary business practices since 1984.  RS&H’s Transportation-Construction Management Practice serves numerous state departments of transportation, mobility/transportation authorities, turnpike/toll authorities, rail/port authorities, municipal/county governments, and private clients throughout the United States. Our Construction Engineering and Inspections (CEI) teams as well as our Construction Management teams are industry leading experts who provide a full range of construction engineering, program management, specialized testing, and inspection services from the preconstruction phase through maintenance and operations.  By joining our team, you too can provide unique expertise in the full life cycle of transportation delivery, and lead the evolution of transportation.

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space.  We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.  With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms.  We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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