Design Engineer, Highways
Johnson, Mirmiran, and Thompson Inc.
Round Rock, TX

About $71,000 - $99,000 a year

EducationSkills
Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #54 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking a Design Engineer who will be responsible for engineering design using knowledge of general engineering principles and practices to interpret, organize, execute and coordinate assignments.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Perform alternative studies
Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects
Perform design computations
Design projects in accordance with client specifications and guidelines, using design software and drawing tools
Develop construction cost estimates
Assist in the preparation of engineering documents for advertisement and construction
Coordinate with internal team members to ensure project completion by the defined deadline and established quality

Required Skills
Microsoft Office skills
Written and oral communication skills

Required Experience
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related field from ABET accredited engineering program
0-4 years of transportation engineering experience, related to highways or roadways
Proficient in discipline specific design software such as Microstation and OpenROADS
Engineer-in-training certification
Experience working with local clients at the county and state level

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Job Competencies

Adaptability
Attention-to-detail
Analytical thinking/Problem solving
Creativity and Innovation
Decision Making
Initiative
Communication
Results Oriented
Dependability
Job-Focused Learning
Job Proficiency
Planning and Organizing/Time Management

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.