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Our passionate team of 1,400 professionals includes engineers, scientists, planners, and designers. We are invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We work hard. We have fun. We make a difference.

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Civil Transportation Engineer

Department: VA - Washington D.C.
Location: Washington DC, DC


VHB is growing and has an opportunity for a Civil/Transportation Engineer with 8-12 years of experience to join our team in our Washington, DC office. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a dynamic team, across diverse disciplines, giving you exposure to a wide variety of projects in size and scope. VHB has consistently been rated as one of the top Engineering Firms to work for up and down the East coast, was awarded “Employer of the Year” by WTS in 2018, and has a 100% CEO approval rating on Glassdoor.

VHB’s passionate professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments. Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship. Our team uses its skills and experience to improve our communities with a sustainable, context driven and integrated project delivery mindset.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical knowledge for transportation activities in VHB’s Washington, DC office
  • Manage schedules, design process, and quality control for various transportation projects
  • Producing and delivering transportation projects from design through construction administration
  • Provide roadway/site design, cost estimating, geometric layout, grading and drainage, utility coordination, and environmental permitting
  • Preparation of permit and design plans adhering to local, state, and county specifications
  • Managing the development of technical design and specification documents
  • Facilitate public presentations

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent projects
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledgeable in transportation for both public and private sectors
  • Experience in both engineering design and construction management
  • Strong presentation and public speaking skills
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills, including the ability to mentor staff
  • Demonstrate superior ability in collaborative problem solving with clients and teammates
  • Ability to manage complex multi-discipline projects

Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have 8-12 years of relevant experience in transportation engineering
  • Candidate must have a Bachelors degree in civil engineering or a related field
  • P.E. license with ability to obtain in DC, VA, and MD
  • Experience with AutoCAD and willingness to learn MicroStation platform

 

VHB is a passionate team of 1,400 professionals including engineers, scientists, planners, and designers. We are invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We are dedicated to making a positive impact and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.

 

VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply.

VHB participates in the E-verify employment authorization program.

VHB also maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are in need of special assistance in applying for individuals with disabilities or limited English proficiency, please call our HR contact, Mary Ann Forde at 407-982-4495 or email mforde@vhb.com.

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