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Senior Transportation Engineer - Cleveland Job

Date: Apr 12, 2019

Location: Cleveland, OH, US

Company: Transystems

Req ID: 15681

TranSystems’ Cleveland, Ohio office has an opportunity for a Senior Engineer to join our Northeast Ohio Roadway Practice. Proven leadership, ability and significant experience and demonstrated technical excellence in planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of major interstate highway and roadway projects for the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), the Ohio Turnpike & Infrastructure Commission (OTIC) and Ohio’s local public agencies (LPA’s). Preferred experience includes having established working relationships with ODOT personnel  and previous ODOT project experience that would include interstate widening & reconstruction projects, interchange design projects (new and modifications), complex urban arterial reconstruction & widening projects (including projects involving “complete streets” and “road diets”), overall large complex projects and roadway design work related to bridge replacement projects.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science degree in the Civil engineering field.
  • Range of 12 – 20 years of design and management experience required of large interstate/roadway transportation projects.
  • Microsoft Excel, Office, ProjectWise, and various engineering software systems depending on discipline.
  • AutoCAD; MicroStation/GEOPAK and In Roads.
  • Registration as a licensed Professional Engineer in Ohio or ability to obtain within six months.
  • Established working relationship and credibility with ODOT/OTIC roadway design staff.
  • ODOT/OTIC plan preparation requirements for roadway projects.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong experience with interstate/roadway design process through application of ODOT Roadway Design Manual requirements.
  • Strong background in the design of large transportation projects for ODOT/OTIC and other local transportation agencies.
  • Traffic Control/MOT for phased interstate construction; including the application of TSMO components in a project.
  • Interchange layout design experience including diverging diamond, fully directional fly-over ramps and other conventional interchange configurations.
  • ODOT drainage design, best practices & specifications is a plus.
  • Design-Build experience is a plus.

 

 General Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Responsible for overall Project Management, supervision and quality of those projects which are assigned to them.

2. Assures that the project conforms to the contractual agreement the firm has entered into with the client.

3. Assures that the project is completed within the allocated period of time and within the budget that has been assigned.

4. Controls project plan by approving design, specifications, plans, and schedules changes.

5. Responsible for client satisfaction.

6. Assists the Area Leader and Managing Principals in the implementation of the marketing plan and business development goals established for the office, including writing proposals (project/technical approaches).

7. Serves as a technical specialist for the organization in the application of advanced theories, concepts, principles and processes for an assigned area of responsibility.

8. Keeps abreast of new scientific methods and developments affecting the organization for the purposes of recommending changes in emphasis of programs or new programs warranted by such developments.

9. Provide team leadership. Plans, organizes, and supervises the work of a staff of engineers and technicians.

10. Responsible for finding work for team members in order for team to meet utilization goals.

11. Evaluates progress of the staff and results obtained and recommend changes to achieve overall objectives.

12. Maintains project staff job results by planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.

13. Mentors other employees.

14. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

15. Relays company goals and direction to team members.

16. Primary contact for employees under their supervision, including conflict resolution.

17. Initiates and maintains extensive contracts with key people to other organizations.

18. Participates in engineering professional organizations (local chapters).  Presents topics of interest at engineering organizational functions.

 

Note: Salary negotiated based on years of service, expertise/capabilities, and specific project experience.  

Travel requirements:  Up to 10%

 

TranSystems Corporation - Transportation Infrastructure and Facilities - that's our focus. From infrastructure and facility design to computer simulation and economic impact analysis to finding alternative financing solutions for transportation projects - we do it. Our transportation specialists, located in offices across the nation, are unparalleled in the knowledge of the movement of freight and people, and unmatched in technical and managerial services. We provide full-scale professional services to both public and private sector transportation clients. Plans, designs and directs components of freight railroad; passenger rail and transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers; manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and automotive; energy and communication; and federal government projects

 

TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).


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