Project Engineer

Job Locations US-CO-Denver (CM)
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The Opportunity

Our Transportation Construction Management Practice is seeking Project Engineers for upcoming work throughout Colorado. 


The Project Engineer will help manage and administer roadway and bridge transportation construction projects. Responsible for project management, contract administration, inspection team oversight, review and interpretation of plans, specifications, 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. Conduct field inspections of the construction work, track, and monitor schedule activities for payments, and verify work zone traffic control plans are being followed. 


** Along with resume, please provide a project list that includes your role on the project, dates worked on the project, project delivery method, and the project construction value. **



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Colorado or the ability to obtain license within 1 year
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience with major road or bridge construction inspection and contract administration
  • Ability to act in a role of project and team leadership
  • Desire to help grow and develop staff and work closely with clients, engineers, and sub consultants to ensure project needs are met
  • Hands-on experience with the inspection and contract administration of federally funded road and bridge construction projects
  • Ability to manage construction inspection activities and inspection staff on a wide variety of roadway and bridge construction projects
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Experience working with contractors and owners to resolve administrative and field construction challenges
  • Knowledge of quality roles and responsibilities
  • Knowledge of material testing procedures and evaluation of test results
  • Experience with traffic control plan and method of handling traffic reviews as well as inspection of major traffic realignments on major highway systems
  • Experience with constructing submittal review, change order development and cost analysis, construction schedule review, RFI review and coordination, and general contract administration for federally funded transportation projects
  • Valid Driver’s license with good driving record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Design-Bid-Build, Design-Build, CMGC, and other alternative contract delivery methods
  • Experience on large, complex transportation construction projects
  • Experience with the Colorado Department of Transportation, or another State DOT
  • Served as an Assistant Project Engineer or Project Engineer for the Colorado Department of Transportation, or another State DOT
  • Completion of Colorado Department of Transportation inspector certification requirements, or equivalent from another State DOT
  • OSHA 10 hour


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 Inspection (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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