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Civil Engineer - Highways in New York, NY at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 6/19/2017

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Job Description

Throughout our 100-year history, Gannett Fleming has been an innovator and leader on a global level, providing world-class services in engineering, consulting, design, program, and construction management. With more than 60 offices worldwide, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms.

Our people are our secret to Excellence Delivered As Promised! We have fostered a culture of promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex engineering challenges – transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training and the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work-life balance. Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.

Since 1915, Gannett Fleming has played a major role in some of the most multifaceted and iconic engineering accomplishments in the world. Join us on our journey as we continue to provide thought-provoking, customized solutions to our clients, improving and sustaining communities for the next 100 years!


Our Transportation Practice is currently seeking an experienced Civil/Highway Project Engineer to work in the NYC office of Gannett Fleming. This is an exciting time to join our team!

Successful candidates will be a motivated self-starter individual that aspires to work in a team environment and to ultimately grow and mature into a future leadership role in project management.  

  • Perform engineering design tasks for roadway/facilities projects from preliminary to final design
  • Develop specifications, cost estimates, and prepare final bid packages
  • Established working relationships and contact with client technical staff and project managers especially in PANYNJ, NYCDOT, NYSDOT, NYSTA, NYCEDC, and NYCDDC.
  • Provide engineering design services for traditional design-bid-build projects and design-build projects
  • Coordinate design activities and meetings between design staff, subcontractors, and client managers
  • Identify schedule and cost variances and develop and implement recommendations for corrective action
  • Lead projects and complete tasks within schedule and budget with teams comprised of different disciplines
  • Have strong written and oral communication skills and a team-oriented attitude


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering required.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ progressive engineering experience possessing a broad knowledge and experience in transportation/design and strong technical skills in highway design is required
  • Experience working with NYCDOT and NYCDDC is required.
  • Full and in-depth familiarity with MicroStation, AutoCAD as well as MS Office is required
  • Project management skills such as, schedule management, financial management and effective written/verbal communications skills.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position.

No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.