Transportation Design Engineer

Job ID: 291817    Posted 3 weeks ago

Birmingham, Alabama

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Development and Architecture

Job Details

IDR is seeking a Transportation Design Engineer to join one of our top clients in Birmingham, AL. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a large organization and work within an ever-growing team-oriented culture, please apply today!

Position Overview:

  • Preparing detailed engineering design models for transportation projects of ALDOT and Alabama’s local government
  • Project delivery for intersection improvement, multi-lane roadway, road widening, and roundabout projects at a minimum. Project involvement will range from preliminary to final design and assistance through the construction phase
  • City, county, and state highway design, preparation of concept alignments, geometrical layout, and final construction plan
  • Coordination of survey, grading, drainage, bridge, utilities, and layout of various site items
  • Performing project management duties that requires excellent task and time management skills
  • Interacting significantly with team members, clients, ALDOT, and local government officials
  • Excellent oral, written, and communication skills including strong technical writing
  • Ensuring design work is completed on time and within budget 

Top Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in civil engineering 
  • Alabama Professional Engineer (PE) Certification 
  • 5+ years of experience with Alabama Transportation related projects
  • Experience utilizing AutoCAD
  • ALDOT Certification
  • Experience in Microsoft Office (Outlook Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to prepare and maintain records, prepare reports, documents, and correspondence related to the work

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Bently OpenRoads 

What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Full Benefits; Medical, Vision, Dental, and more!
  • Opportunity to get in with an industry leading organization
  • Close-knit and team-oriented culture

Why IDR?
  • 25+ Years of Proven Industry Experience in 4 major markets
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program
  • Dedicated Engagement Manager who is committed to you and your success
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Award winner 10 years in a row

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Why Us?

IDR has been in business for over 25 years and offers access to hundreds of companies across the country to work for. For many of the contractors that work for us, there are some unique benefits to being a part of the IDR team. One specific benefit is that we believe our contractors are part of something bigger than yourself. We are an employee-owned company and in an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan), as the share price of our company grows, so does your equity in our company. Our contractors, as well as our internal employees, can participate in this plan after one year of service. In addition to joining our ESOP program, you will also receive weekly pay, 401k access, and access to three different benefit plans that cover 50% of the individual premiums along with access to unlimited behavioral health sessions with a licensed counselor.

About Us

IDR, Inc. is an award-winning, employee-owned staffing firm with headquarters in Alpharetta, GA and offices in the Nashville, Dallas, and Denver markets. Founded in 1998, IDR has grown to serve businesses and professionals across industries including IT, healthcare, accounting and finance, government services, and professional services. Recognized for our expertise and the high-touch approach of our Engagement Management Program, IDR continues to build rewarding partnerships with companies and consultants. Our best-in-class service has earned IDR ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Client and Talent awards for ten consecutive years, in addition to awards from Staffing Industry Analysts and Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. With our commitment to empowering talent and developing leaders, we’re passionate about what we do and how we do it, and we look forward to working with you.