RS&H Talent Acquisition

Highway Engineer II

Job Locations US-IL-Springfield
# of Openings
Civil & Structural
Job Level

The Opportunity

RS&H is currently seeking a Highway Engineer II for our Transportation group in Springfield, IL! 



The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent technical knowledge of roadway design fundamentals and be able to direct and check the work of other staff. The candidate will be knowledgeable on all aspects of highway plans production, will be able to function as a Highway Design Task leader on conventional and design-build projects, and may serve as a Deputy Project Manager on small, moderate, or large scoped multi-disciplined projects with the responsibility to act independently regarding technical matters pertaining to roadway design. 



  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of seven years relevant experience
  • PE licensure or the ability to obtain their PE within 6 months of hire
  • Proven experience providing technical guidance to entry/junior-level staff. This includes reviewing others' work for technical accuracy
  • Proficient in production software and construction document production
  • Must possess strong oral and written communications skills. Must have the ability to effectively interact with and build strong relationships with clients, customers, contractors, and other key stakeholders
  • Proven ability to successfully address challenging or potentially controversial issues in a sound professional and business-like manner

Preferred Qualifications:

  • IDOT design experience including major reconstruction on limited access facilities, rural/urban arterials, and bicycle/pedestrian facilities

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Please note: no agency representation or submissions will be recognized for this vacancy. Candidates should apply directly to this role to be considered. It is the responsibility of all third-party recruiting and employment agencies to know and adhere to our recruiting policy.

The Team

From managed toll lanes and long-range corridor plans to complex interchanges, major roadway, and segmental bridge designs, our teams provide the highest quality planning, environmental and engineering design solutions to our clients.  Each day, we partner with transportation agencies and local governments across the country to keep our communities moving and improving the overall quality of life.   By joining our team, you too can lead the evolution of transportation.

The Company

Employee-owned, RS&H is one of the nation’s leading architecture, engineering, and consulting firms whose associates work hard every day to create a more connected future where everyone can thrive. We offer an exceptional journey from start to future. Our integrated teams translate experience into insight, turn challenges into opportunities, and build relationships that are as strong as the buildings and infrastructure we deliver together. We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, caring, forward-thinking, creativity, inclusivity, and ownership.


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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