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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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Transportation/Highway Engineer

Department: MA-Transportation
Location: Watertown, MA

VHB’s Watertown, MA office is seeking a Transportation/Highway Engineer to join our Highway Design team.  

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.  

Duties include highway engineering, stormwater management, drainage, cost estimating and hydraulics. Our team uses its skills and experience to improve our communities with a sustainable, context driven and integrated project delivery mindset. Our clients include municipalities, MassDOT and other state agencies, and private partners who support the development of the places we live, work, recreate and learn.   

Project Opportunities: 

  •  New Boston Street roadway and bridge, Woburn, MA over MBTA railroad 
  •  Reconstruct /expand Main Street/Route 117, Waltham, over I-95 including interchange modifications 
  •  Bikeways, including conversion of former railroad beds into multi-use paths 
  •  East Street, Southampton, MA bridge and roadway reconstruction 
  •  Roundabout designs for 3 Nantucket intersections     


  • Design of highways and roads including development of geometric layout, grading and drainage, working with utilities, and environmental permitting  
  • Development of calculation workbooks  


  • Highway horizontal and vertical alignments   
  • Ability to handle multiple concurrent projects  
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills  
  • Use Civil 3D to design linear projects  
  • Assist in developing entry-level staff   


  • BS in Civil Engineering required, MS a plus  
  • 5+ years of civil engineering experience focusing on transportation projects 
  • EIT required, PE preferred  

Please submit applications online.  

At VHB, we’re 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’re proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for 40 years. 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

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