Senior Transportation Engineer in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

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Sr. Transportation Engineer (Direct-hire)

Eden Prairie, MN

Volt has partnered with a client looking for a Sr. Transportation Engineer! In this role, you will manage moderate to highly complex geotechnical projects by providing technical expertise required to exceed client expectations. Projects can range from foundation work to transportation projects that require bridge and retaining wall foundation recommendations, pavement design, and material disposition recommendations.


•  Develop and maintain internal and external client relationships, including project and non-project related face-to-face meetings
•  Provide leadership of a technical or project related team
•  Prepare proposals for moderate to complex projects
•  Develop and execute whole scopes
•  Prepare complex engineering reports giving professional opinions and practical geotechnical solutions
•  Perform engineering analysis using company and industry methodologies and standards
•  Provide work direction and train/mentor junior engineering staff
•  Consult on construction project issues related to subsurface conditions to check/verify conformance with safety, plans, and specifications


•   Bachelor’s degree (BS) in geotechnical or geological engineering required
•   Preferred Master's degree (MS) in geotechnical or geological engineering
•   Seven or more years of geotechnical engineering experience
•   Must have a valid driver’s license
•   Professional Engineer registration/licensure in MN, or ability to attain within 6 months
•   Ability to lift up to 30 pounds on a periodic basis

Travel up to 25% of time

The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company provided training and mentoring. Our client offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, ESOP, PTO, and paid holidays.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer