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Senior Highway Engineer / Project Manager in New York, NY , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

Job Snapshot

What You Will Do

Company Overview

For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

As Gannet Fleming expands, we are looking for a talented, experienced manager to support our Highway Design team in our New York office. We rely on our project managers to continue a working relationship with NYCDOT and NYSDOT as well as other clients to ensure the continued success of our Highway Design team.

In this role, you will need to be a developed and experienced highway design engineer, provide confident management and communication skills to our team and clients, and begin with an established relationship with NYCDOT, NYSDOT, NYCDDC, or NYCEDP.

Our team will need you to lead projects and designate tasks to staff, in addition to ensuring the quality completion of projects from our clients. We are excited that you have decided to succeed and grow with us!

  • Lead our team on projects and tasks designated by our clients;
  • Perform and coordinate staff to accomplish highway and roadway design tasks;
  • Develop specifications, cost estimates, and final bid packages to present to our clients and staff;
  • Implement your recommendations for corrective actions as well as identify cost variances;
  • Use your established relationship with NYCDOT or NYSDOT to advance our projects in a positive way.


Minimum Qualifications

  • A degree in Civil Engineering;
  • A Professional Engineering (PE) License registered in New York or New Jersey;
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience leading to a knowledge in highways, roads, and transportation;
  • Experience managing a team of staff;
  • A building and maintaining relationship with NYCDOT, NYSDOT, NYCDDC, or NYCEDP;
  • A proven track record of project management and technical highway design skills;
  • Familiarity with MicroStation, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office.

Life at Gannett Fleming

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

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

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

Please send any questions and resumes to

Location: New York, NY

Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM

Employment Status: Full-Time

Internal Requisition ID: 2017-4650