RS&H Talent Acquisition

Highway Engineer III

Job Locations US-NC-Charlotte
# of Openings
Civil & Structural
Job Level

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Highway Engineer III - Highway to support projects for the Transportation-Infrastructure Practice based out of our Charlotte, NC office.



This position is responsible for marketing and managing roadway design and transportation projects of varying size for NCDOT and other clients, including local municipalities, as well as assisting discipline and area leaders in continuing to build the transportation engineering practice in Charlotte, NC. The successful candidate will have experience performing diverse and complex work tasks in areas of engineering, mentoring, and management. Additional responsibilities include client communication/management; managing subconsultants; mentoring roadway/highway staff; coordinating with discipline key task leaders and staff to ensure ongoing communications; performing quality control on deliverables; monitoring and meeting project deliverable schedules and budgets for assigned projects; and supporting marketing and business development initiatives.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university
  • Minimum ten years of relevant experience
  • Professional registration (PE) within the field of engineering or the ability to obtain a North Carolina PE within 6 months
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail and overall quality control and schedule management
  • Ability to track individual project tasks and financial management of individual and overall project tasks
  • Ability to market and maintain positive and trusted relationships with clients, staff, and subconsultant partners
  • Strong supervisory skills leading multiple teams and people, and established client relationships/marketing and business development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Recent experience with and knowledge of NCDOT policies and procedures
  • OpenRoads Designer/3D modeling experience
  • Safety and complete streets project experience
  • Complex interchange design experience
  • Experience in a project management and administration role on complex transportation projects, including design-bid-build, design-build, and/or on-call contracts (e.g. CSC, GEC, or Program Management contracts);
  • Working knowledge of Bentley highway design programs (OpenRoads Designer, MicroStation, Geopak, ProjectWise, etc.)

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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

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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