Transportation Engineer

HDR - San Antonio, TX

Transportation Engineer - (156016)

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

In the role of Transportation Engineer, we'll count on you to:
The primary duties of the Transportation Engineer - are to work with project managers and engineers to develop civil design plans, specifications, and cost estimates for Bus Rapid Transit, Light Rail, Commuter Rail, Heavy Rail or Highway design projects across North America. Civil and track engineering assignments include ADA design, station layouts, alignments and profiles, quantity tabulations, and 2D/3D CADD support. In this role you will support the development of design criteria, project guides, project meeting notes, and project controls. This individual to be a self-starter that can work independently on small tasks or collaborate as part of the team on larger projects. This candidate may also perform other duties as needed.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • PE required and if registered as a PE in another state, the candidate must gain Texas reciprocity within 6 months
  • 5+ year’s transit, rail, civil, or highway engineering experience
  • Strong interest in track and highway design
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
Preferred Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience with MicroStation, InRoads or Auto Cadd Civil 3-D design
  • Construction related experience
  • Preference given to local candidates

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.

Primary Location: United States-Texas-San Antonio
Industry: Transit
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Highways
Job Posting: Oct 4, 2019