Gannett Fleming, Inc.

Senior Highway Project Engineer

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Transportation (Highway & Roadway)
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Throughout our 100-year history, Gannett Fleming has been an innovator and leader on a global level, providing world-class services in engineering, consulting, design, program, and construction management. With more than 60 offices worldwide, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms.


Our people are our secret to Excellence Delivered As Promised! We have fostered a culture of promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex engineering challenges – transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training and the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work-life balance. Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.


Since 1915, Gannett Fleming has played a major role in some of the most multifaceted and iconic engineering accomplishments in the world. Join us on our journey as we continue to provide thought-provoking, customized solutions to our clients, improving and sustaining communities for the next 100 years!


Gannett Fleming is recognized as a national leader in transportation, providing a comprehensive range of services for major transportation systems and facilities – from planning, engineering, and design through construction management. The firm is consistently ranked among the country’s top engineering firms by Engineering News-Record. Furthermore, its highway and bridge projects are recognized time and again with both regional and national awards. Its key services include highway, bridge, traffic, transportation systems operations and ITS, incident/emergency management, toll facility, and tunnel design, as well as Design-Build delivery.


Our Transportation Practice is currently seeking a Senior Highway Project Engineer to work in the Phoenix, AZ office of Gannett Fleming. This is an exciting time to join our team!




  • Perform engineering design tasks for roadway projects from preliminary to final design
  • Develop specifications, cost estimates, and prepare final bid packages
  • Established working relationships and contact with client technical staff and project managers especially in ADOT
  • Provide engineering design services for traditional design-bid-build projects, Construction Manager at Risk and design-build highway projects
  • Mentor and assist junior engineers in developing final design plans, including but not limited to roadway, , drainage, and traffic design
  • Coordinate design activities and meetings between design staff, subcontractors, and client managers
  • Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance
  • Identify schedule and cost variances and develop and implement recommendations for corrective action
  • Participate in project by completing tasks within schedule and budget with teams comprised of different disciplines



  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering required.
  • Professional Engineering (PE) License registered in Arizona or the ability to obtain registration within 6 months
  • At least 10 years of progressive engineering experience possessing a broad knowledge and experience in transportation/design and strong technical skills in highway design is required
  • Experience working with ADOT or other state DOT is required
  • Full and in-depth familiarity with MicroStation and InRoads is required
  • Project management skills such as, schedule management, financial management and effective written/verbal communications skills is a plus


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position.

No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


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