Project Engineer – Land Development

Job Description:
This position is involved in the practical application of engineering principles to design infrastructure for residential land development projects. In addition, this position will also be actively involved in professional associations and community organizations as Pape-Dawson continues building partnerships within the community we serve.
Job Responsibilities:
What can you expect on a daily basis?

Assist Project Manager, Senior Project Manager or Vice President in the production of project plans, specifications and cost estimates
Develop feasible design alternatives and compare significant parameters such as typical sections, horizontal and vertical alignments, right-of-way requirements and cost
Identify and analyze the principle design features and major design alternatives that satisfy the project’s purpose and need
Use computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents
Prepare written technical reports and engineering studies using approved company format
Direct production work of engineering technicians

Providing leadership in these daily activities, among others, will continue the Pape-Dawson vision of becoming the most respected engineering firm in Texas.
Applicant Requirements:
What qualifications are needed and key to this role?

Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited college or university
Professional Engineer (P.E.) designation in the state of Texas or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire date
5 years of previous experience in civil design, preferably residential development
Familiar with engineering principles, techniques, and procedures
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, clients, and public agencies
Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and MS Office
Effective communication skills, both oral and written
Must be reliable and dependable
Must be able to work Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm, with occasional overtime

Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc. is an AA/EEO Employer
How To Apply:
Please visit our website to submit your resume for consideration for this position.

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Company Description:
Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc. was established in 1965 in San Antonio. Since then, we have opened offices in Austin, New Braunfels, Houston, Fort Worth, and Dallas to more effectively serve clients throughout the state. Our staff of 650+ professionals offers civil engineering consulting services in the areas of land development, transportation, water resources, surveying, environmental, hydrology/hydraulics, and GIS. We view each project and client interaction as an opportunity to fulfill our longstanding mission: to be the most respected engineering firm in our geographic and technical areas of practice.