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Resident Engineer

Company: Arcadis
Location: virginia beach
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Arcadis is seeking a Resident Engineer to join our team in Hampton Roads, Virginia.As a Resident Engineer, you will have the opportunity to use your leadership and construction expertise on transportation infrastructure projects. Your goal will be to support and improve VDOT's oversight to ensure successful completion of project(s); thereby assisting Arcadis in growing our business as well as increasing your own professional value. If you possess solid leadership; technical, organizational, and communication skills; and have a proven track record we want to speak with you.Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Provide inspection and quality assurance on highway and roadway construction projects. Determine if completed work is in compliance with the plans and specifications. Coordinate work with the contractor and various public utilities agencies. Maintain the records and reports related to the project. Coordinating directly with the general contractor and negotiating change orders. Assist in inspections to assure compliance with contract plans, specifications, and special provisions on all phases of structural construction such as bridges, foundations, walls, falsework, shoring, and drainage structures. Make or support grade, alignment, quantity, falsework, and shoring calculations. Assist in the preparation of contract change orders, contract estimates, progress pay estimates, and other documents or reports required for the project. Coordinate the sampling and testing of construction materials to monitor compliance with contract specifications. Monitor and track contractor progress. Prepare daily, weekly, and monthly reports as required. Coordinate with the project team, as well as the Construction Staking and Material Testing CMCs. Independently perform and oversee contract construction activities within a geographic region; Identify methods for improvement and make cost effective recommendations that are in compliance with safety, environmental, federal and state standards; Ensure continuous improvement of all aspects of contract construction; Provide direction, leadership, and professional engineering advice to staff and serve as responsible charge engineer for highway construction functions.Key Attributes: Ability to work independently. Ability to perform duties in the construction field office and effectively make decisions concerning construction work in progress and solving field problems. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with diverse audiences and to make presentation and conduct meetings. Ability to direct the efforts of subordinate inspectors. Knowledge of stress analysis, structural mechanics, and strength of materials. Knowledge of the physical characteristics and properties of various roadway and bridge construction materials including concrete and steel. Experience reflecting knowledge of transportation construction principles and practices, transportation project management, processes, quality assurance and quality control methods. Experience reflecting knowledge of engineering design for roadways, structures, drainage and environmental state and federal standards related to highway design and construction. Experience applying knowledge of federal, FHWA, state and local transportation rules, regulations and policies. Ability to oversee construction activities for multiple projects of varying complexity. Skill in project scheduling and management. Knowledge of quality assurance and control methods. Skill in use of computers and software applications to perform tasks which support VDOT operations. Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Virginia. Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management. Previously worked for or on VDOT highway construction projects 8 or more years of experience on roadway and highway construction inspection as related to major public works projects. Valid driver's licenseWhy Choose Arcadis?Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.Transportation, quite literally, makes the world go around. But rapidly increasing urbanization, shrinking budgets and sensitivity to the natural environment demand an innovative approach to advance the future of mobility in all its forms and functions. Join us in developing advanced infrastructure while helping our clients get the most from their existing assets - through innovation and transformational thinking. Together, we will solve some of the world's most complex transportation and land development challenges. Help meet the demands of tomorrow - today.EEO statementWe are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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