Project Engineer
Atlanta, GA US
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Job Description
Project Engineer

Project Engineer (142879)

About Us

At 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

HDR l ICA is seeking an experienced Project Engineer to work in the Cartersville Area of Georgia. This will entail advanced level technical work in functional areas of contract administration and management. Will be under limited supervision and will independently manage contracts.

This position will inspect and supervise lower level inspectors performing routine to moderately complex inspections of roadway assets to assure compliance with the maintenance contract and other applicable guidelines. Work includes monitoring traffic control and erosion control on the project. Work also includes monitoring cost estimates; negotiating prices for contract modifications with contractors; writing or supervising the preparation of reports and correspondence; and working and communication with contractors, supervisors, subordinates, local officials, media and the general public.


Minimum Requirements

BS Degree in Civil Engineering/Technology and five (5) years of progressive transportation technician experience; OR two-year technical college with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology and seven (7) years of progressive transportation technician experience; OR High School Diploma and ten (10) years of progressive transportation technician experience as an employee or consultant for a State Highway Agency; or an equivalent combination of training and directly related experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of specifications and standards, acceptable maintenance and practices, materials, methods and equipment used in highway construction and engineering. Thorough knowledge of mathematical functions, including algebraic, geometric, and trigonometric calculations related to highway/transportation engineering. Ability to read and comprehend maintenance plans and contracts and all other documents associated with the project. Must be proficient in Microsoft office to include Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Must have prior experience with GDOT projects.

Must be licensed to operate motor vehicles in accordance with Georgia Law.


At 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.
At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
5 years
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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