Sr. Project Engineer-Underground

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NTH Consultants, Ltd.
MI, United States

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Sr. Project Engineer-Underground


Northville, MI 

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Master of Science degree in Civil, Structural, or Geotechnical Engineering, or related degree, from a 4-year accredited college or university. 



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Technical Experience

  • 10 – 15 years of demonstrated experience Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, or Structural Engineering; analysis and design
  • Ability to supervise and manage a multi-disciplinary team as well as projects with minimal oversight
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of civil engineering design concepts
  • Ability to perform advanced engineering calculations
  • Ability to prepare engineering reports and design and construction documents
  • Previous experience with a consulting firm required


Key Job Elements

In this role you will:

  • Develop and prepare work plans and proposals for investigations/studies, consultation and design of underground infrastructure, including:
  • Defining the scope of field investigations
  • Preparing cost estimates and project schedules
  • Preparing, delivering and discussing design and bid documents with clients
  • Prepare and review engineering analyses, reports, calculations, contract documents, designs and specifications for infrastructure projects
  • Plan, organize, supervise and conduct field evaluations and field inspection programs
  • Plan, organize, supervise and deliver basis of design reports, permit applications, design plans, and contract documents according to firm and client standards and applicable codes.
  • Develop and present project-specific or technical presentations to clients, technical organizations, and in-house staff.


Other Requirements

  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills, be able to work in a team environment as well as independently, demonstrated team-oriented approach to problem-solving, and have strong interpersonal skills for contact with clients and fellow engineers/technicians.
  • Accuracy, dependability and strong organizational skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills, ability to manage multiple assignments at any given time, and have ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance, and be willing to travel to and conduct field work at project sites as well as offices in Michigan and Ohio.


Work Environment / Physical Demands

  • May be required to perform job duties in the field and office, during non-standard work hours, as necessary.
  • Be willing and able to work on construction sites, performing review activities.
  • Must be able to lift and carry equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Maybe be required to enter and work within confined spaces, once appropriately trained.


Leadership and Project Management Experience

  • Demonstrated leadership experience in mentoring,  leading, managing and developing junior staff
  • Ability to organize technical material into comprehensive reports as well as perform QA/QC reviews on work product
  • Project planning, budgeting, task delegation and management to ensure project is completed according to work plans
  • Project Administration, including invoicing and collections


Business Development

  • Must have a proven ability to seek and establish new clients and build good business relationships with both new and current clients.
  • Develop and maintain professional business relationships with targeted new clients.
  • Conduct periodic site / client visits, project and business development meetings.
  • Assist in developing business strategies and action plans for creating growth opportunities.
  • Work with Business Development staff to bring new clients / business opportunities to the firm.


Work Authorization

Authorized to work full-time in the U.S.A. I n compliance with federal law, all persons hired are required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.


AAP / EEO Statement

NTH Consultants, Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

NTH Consultants, Ltd. participates in E-Verify.