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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
HDR currently has an opening for a Highway EIT to work as a member of our Transportation Group in Chicago, IL. This person will perform assignments under the direct supervision of a Professional Engineer in support of transportation design projects. The primary duties include working in a team with project engineers on the detailed design of urban and rural roadway projects. More specific duties include preparing the following using local or AASHTO standards: horizontal and vertical alignments, cross sections, intersection layout, interchange layout, roadway drainage, development of complete roadway plan set and construction estimates. Other responsibilities will include providing assistance with the creation and submission of technical reports, specifications, and calculations as well as performing traffic analyses.
Primary ResponsibilitiesIn the role of Highway EIT, well count on you to:
Work on a team with other project engineers on the detailed design of urban and rural roadway projects
Take responsibility for alignment and profile, geometrics, drainage, development of plans and construction estimates
Provide assistance with the creation and submission of technical reports, specifications and calculations
Perform other duties as needed