Project Engineer - Transportation Planning and Design

Pape-Dawson Engineers
San Antonio, TX/Remote
Added: March 18, 2024

This position is responsible for highway design engineering and will assist in a wide variety of transportation related projects that may include schematic development; urban and rural roadway design; freeway and interchange design; hydraulics and hydrology; signalization; rights of way coordination and management; and public safety improvements.


What can you expect on a daily basis?

  • Lead project teams to accomplish task assignments related to schematic design and PS&E for highway projects in accordance with federal, state and local guidelines
  • Provide guidance and direction to project design team for various tasks within the scope of a project including training and supervising project team
  • Lead multi-discipline support consultant teams in project development and design
  • Develop innovative design techniques, support tools, and project delivery methods
  • Present new ideas and techniques to clients and stakeholders
  • Support Project Manager in adhering to project budget and schedule; monitor quality control methods
  • Support efforts in proposal development, project scoping as well as with client relationship development
  • Attend design review meetings and interact with clients

Providing leadership in these daily activities, among others, will continue the Pape-Dawson vision of becoming the most respected engineering firm in Texas.


What qualifications are needed and key to this role?

  • Bachelor of Science degree in civil or transportation engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the state of Texas
  • 5 years’ multi-discipline experience in roadway design and PS&E
  • Proficient in Microstation, GeoPak, MS Office Suite and scheduling
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written, with all levels of employees in an organization
  • Self-starter capable of completing tasks with minimal oversight
  • High level of accuracy in work product
  • Ability to technically develop members of project team
  • Must be able to work from 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, with overtime as needed to meet project deadlines

All qualified applicants for Pape-Dawson Engineers will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.