Senior Transportation/Highway Engineer

Transportation and Infrastructure Los Angeles, California


STV, Inc. currently has an opening for a Senior Transportation/Highway Engineer in our Transportation & Infrastructure division. This senior-level position can be based in either our Los Angeles or Rancho Cucamonga CA offices. This person will primarily perform production of construction documents plans, specifications, estimates and various studies and reports for highway projects including but not limited to design projects for public agencies in the Los Angeles, CA area.  Experience in the design of highway alignments and details, grading, drainage, traffic and other highway infrastructure and site work is required. This position will also involve coordinating and overseeing the work of lower-level design staff on the project team.       

Key responsibilities will include: 

  • Developing plans, specifications, cost estimates, reports and preparing final bid packages for state highway and interchange improvement projects.
  • Developing horizontal & vertical alignments, drainage plans, construction staging/traffic control plans, signing & pavement marking plans, utility coordination, sub-consultant coordination, and preparation of right-of-way plans for various project types and clients.
  • Supervising the engineering design activities of others. 
  • Establishing working relationships and interfacing with client technical staff and project managers
  • Participating in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and schedule performance
  • Preparing proposals.

Required Skills:  

  • A Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in Civil or Transportation Engineering
  • CA PE license is required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with MicroStation, InRoads and Civil3D is required
  • PM experience desired

Required Experience:  

  • Minimum of 15 years of engineering experience with broad knowledge and experience in transportation and strong technical skills in highway design.
  • Experience in the design of highways, local roads, drainage, utility relocations and other highway infrastructure and site work.
  • Local Southern California experience is preferred.

STV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Company practices and employment decisions, including those regarding recruitment, hiring, assignment, promotion and compensation, shall not be based on any person’s race, color, religion, ancestry or national origin, creed, age, disability (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical), marital status, sexual orientation, or gender.