Senior Project Engineer

Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
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The Opportunity

We are seeking a Senior CEI Project Engineer for our Transportation-Construction Management (T-CM) Practice.  This position is for planned future work in the Atlanta, GA area.


The Senior CEI Project Engineer has a can-do attitude and is a self-starter; responsible to help with the firm's Construction Engineering Inspection (CEI) Services.  You will help grow and develop staff and work closely with clients, engineers, and sub consultants to ensure their needs are met.  You will also be involved in business planning, marketing, and fulfillment of the firm’s strategic vision for the construction services program.


Also operating as a Senior CEI Project Engineer, you must have the credentials and ability to manage Project Engineers and CEI teams for road and bridge transportation projects as well as advise our clients on any and all project related issues and risks to help make informed decisions Additional job duties include implementing quality assurance procedures, preparing and submitting estimates, checking engineering calculations, interpreting contract documents, planning and organizing the work of subordinate and staff members while continually developing and reviewing policies, practices, methods and procedures of a professional work environment.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in applicable position location or the ability to obtain license within 6 months
  • 14+ years’ experience in Federally Funded Heavy Highway Construction Inspection and Contract Administration
  • Has acted in the Project Engineer or Project Engineer role for State DOT, on at least two projects
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience working with contractors to resolve issues dealing with contract conformance disagreements
  • Extensive experience with traffic control plan and MHT reviews as well as inspection of major traffic realignments on major highway systems with lane closure restrictions
  • Completion of state DOT traffic inspection certification requirements, or equivalent certification from another state
  • Willingness to work weekend, nights, and swing shifts
  • 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 state transportation projects
  • Valid Driver License
  • Good driving record

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


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Construction management on alternative delivery projects of $500M or above
  • Diverse Construction Background
  • Commercial background
  • Strong negotiation skills



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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