RS&H Talent Acquisition

Senior Project Engineer

Job Locations US-TX-Austin | US-TX-San Antonio
# of Openings
Construction Inspection & Contract Administration
Job Level

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Senior Project Engineer for our Transportation-Construction Management Practice in the Austin, TX area.

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The Senior Project Engineer will help manage the field inspection of roadway and bridge transportation projects as well as the internal workings of a satellite office. The candidate will be working under the Project Manager on an Express Bridge Project in Houston. Responsibilities include investigation and review of field conflicts, reviewing and responding to RFI’s, developing traffic control plan revisions, reviewing and developing change orders, reviewing construction schedule submittals and client coordination. The Field Engineer will prepare and submit progress and final estimates, check engineering calculations, interpret contract documents, ensuring contractor compliance with plans, specifications and contract documents and assist in the organization and assignments of inspection staff members. Microstation and/or Bluebeam experience is desired.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university
  • A minimum of 10+ years’ experience with major road or bridge construction inspection
  • PE License required
  • Experience reviewing and responding to RFIs and change orders
  • Ability to assist with and resolve field issues and ensure inspection quality
  • Valid Driver License with a good driving record
  • Ability to obtain any required certifications and pass appropriate qualifications tests for the position in specified time frames
  • Ability to sit, stand, climb, bend, twist, or stoop frequently and for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to reach horizontally as well as vertically for required tasks
  • Ability to use construction or inspection safety equipment including fall protection
  • Ability to lift and/or move you to 50 pounds

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years’ experience working in Construction Field Engineering
  • Experience working on TxDOT projects
  • Possess a can-do attitude, and willingness to take on challenges
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently with guidance from the PM
  • Experience with Microstation, Bluebeam and/or P6 scheduling software


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

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

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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