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Transportation Engineer

HDR, Inc. Bethlehem, PA

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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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.

Primary Responsibilities

As a Transportation Engineer, you will work as a member of a highway/roadway design team for moderate sized projects, and work independently on smaller projects.  This would include preparation of the following roadway/highway design work using local or AASHTO standards: Horizontal and vertical alignment, Roadway sections, Intersection layout and sight distance determination, Interchange layout, Roadway drainage incl.(Hydraulic Reports), and Right of Way plans. Along with design, you may also be responsible for preparing Specifications and Estimates: Roadway Sections, Alignment/Right of Way Plans, Temporary Erosion Control Plans, Site Preparation Plans, Roadway Profiles, Drainage Plans and Profiles, Utility Plans, Paving, Pavement Marking Plans, Signing Plans, Traffic Control Plans. Finally, you may assist preparing scopes, budgets and schedules including day to day communication (verbal and written) with the client, support and advise junior engineers and technical staff, write reports and technical memos, coordinate with sub-consultants and keep the project on schedule and within budget.



Required Qualifications

BSCE is required, MSCE preferred.
PE license required.
5+ years of transportation engineering design experience.
Proficient with Microsoft Office, Inroads, Microstation and GeoPak, or other design software as appropriate.
Previous work experience with an A/E/C Engineering firm preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to work with various teams and project management skills desirable.
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

Preferred Qualifications

  •  5+ years experience in highway design

    Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

  • Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 144177
    Located In Bethlehem, PA
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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