Gannett Fleming, Inc. Senior Highway Engineer in Dedham, Massachusetts

Company Overview

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.

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.

In this role you will have the opportunity to work with an experienced team of project managers and engineers responsible for providing roadway design and construction-phase services for a wide variety of public transportation projects, including roadway and intersection improvements, bridge replacements, drainage and grading improvements, toll facilities, intelligent transportation systems, and highways and interchanges. Successful candidates will possess experience that includes: the preparation of roadway geometric design; plans production design including the design and preparation of final engineering design of roadway plans; development of horizontal & vertical geometry; preparation of plan & profile plans, typical sections, roadway cross sections, drainage plans, signing & marking plans, signalization plans, and maintenance of traffic plans; utility coordination; sub-consultant coordination; and staff supervision.


  • Perform engineering design tasks for roadway projects from preliminary to final design

  • Develop plans, specifications, cost estimates, reports, and prepare final bid packages

  • Established working relationships and contact with client technical staff and project managers.

  • Provide engineering design services on traditional design-bid-build projects and design-build highway projects

  • Manage and mentor junior engineers on project assignments

  • Coordinate design activities and meetings between design staff, subcontractors, and client managers

  • Coordinate the planning, staffing, scheduling, budget management, quality control, of subcontractors and internal technical and support staff

  • Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance

  • Lead projects and complete tasks within schedule and budget with teams comprised of different disciplines

  • Project QA/QC

  • Have strong written and oral communication skills and a team-oriented attitude

  • Assist project managers with other various tasks

Minimum Qualifications

  • P.E. registered in Massachusetts required

  • BS Degree in Civil Engineering is required

  • Must have 8-10 years of engineering experience possessing a broad knowledge and experience in transportation/design and strong technical skills in highway design

  • Experience with Bridge projects a plus

  • Experience working with MassDOT or CTDOT is required and experience working with MBTA and MassPort is highly desired

  • Must be proficient and have experience with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Microstation, Inroads and Microsoft Office

Life at Gannett Fleming

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.

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.

Location: Dedham, MA

Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM

Employment Status: Full-Time

Internal Requisition ID: 4860


Requisition #: 2018-4860

External Company Name: Gannett Fleming, Inc.

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