Southland Engineering, Inc.
Cartersville, Georgia, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
The responsibilities of this position include serving as the Lead and/or Senior Level Transportation Engineer for preparation of construction documents for minor and major roadway, sidewalk, shoulder improvements, and drainage design projects. Duties will include continuous design activities for a variety of projects. Additionally, other tasks include assisting project managers with plan preparation, cost estimates, report writing, client coordination and permitting. The position requires strong communication skills due to the amount of collaboration involved with the team as well as outside agencies, client interaction, etc. This will be a full-time salary position. Candidates must be willing to work reasonable overtime to meet project demands, when necessary. A Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology is required. PE registration, or the ability to obtain a Georgia PE, is required.
Experience must include a minimum of 3 years of transportation design related experience. Construction experience is optional, but considered a plus if achieved in addition to direct design experience. Software design experience should include working with MicroStation V8i and InRoads. AutoCAD and other additional CAD platforms will be beneficial, but not required. Experience with GDOT's previously adopted platform of MicroStation V7 is accommodating, but not required. Related experience should consist of working directly with GDOT and the Plan Development Process, GDOT collaborative projects with local counties or municipalities, and other local projects utilizing GDOT standards and specifications. Experience should consist of working as the Lead or Senior Level Engineer for the projects described. Past responsibilities should include certain project management functions to assist the Project Manager for larger projects or operating as more of a Deputy Project Manager for smaller projects with local or private clients.