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Lowe Engineers - Atlanta civil engineering and urban design - Careers

At Lowe Engineers, you are part of a highly qualified team of professionals that embraces and encompasses the firm’s philosophy to provide our clients with integrated project solutions.

We are confident that our projects make a real difference in the lives of people, companies, and the communities we serve throughout the Southeast. We approach our clients’ challenges with reliable and innovative solutions; but most importantly, we build lasting relationships.

Lowe Engineers is always looking for individuals who are aspiring to grow personally and professionally and who will contribute to our diversity of people, markets, motivations, styles and techniques.

Transportation Engineer:

The responsibilities of this position include serving as the Lead and/or Senior Level Engineer for preparation of construction documents for minor and major roadway, sidewalk, shoulder improvements, and drainage design projects.  Duties will include continuous design activities for a variety of projects.  Additionally, other tasks include assisting project managers with plan preparation, cost estimates, report writing, client coordination and permitting.  The position requires strong communication skills due to the amount of collaboration involved with the team as well as outside agencies, client interaction, etc.  This will be a full-time salary position.  Candidates must be willing to work reasonable overtime to meet project demands, when necessary.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

will include continuous design activities for a variety of projects.  Additionally, other tasks include assisting project managers with plan preparation, cost estimates, report writing, client coordination and permitting.  The position requires strong communication skills due to the amount of collaboration involved with the team as well as outside agencies, client interaction, etc.  This will be a full-time salary position.  Candidates must be willing to work reasonable overtime to meet project demands, when necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology is required.  PE registration, or the ability to obtain with Georgia within 6 months, is required.  Experience must include a minimum of 8 years of transportation design related experience.

Construction experience is optional, but considered a plus if achieved in addition to direct design experience.   Software design experience should include working with MicroStation V8i and InRoads.  AutoCAD and other additional CAD platforms will be beneficial, but not required.  Experience with GDOT’s previously adopted platform of MicroStation V7 and CAiCE is accommodating, but not required.  Related experience should consist of working directly with GDOT and the Plan Development Process, GDOT collaborative projects with local counties or municipalities, and other local projects utilizing GDOT standards and specifications.  Experience should consist of working as the Lead or Senior Level Engineer for the projects described.  Past responsibilities should include certain project management functions to assist the Project Manager for larger projects or operating as more of a Deputy Project Manager for smaller projects with local or private clients.

Traffic/Transportation Engineer, Brookhaven/Lowe Engineers

The purpose of this position is to provide oversight of the City’s traffic engineering duties and responsibilities on behalf of the Public Works Department that provides a safe, efficient, and properly maintained transportation infrastructure for the citizens and businesses in the City, in accordance with Federal, State and City standards

The following duties are representative of the range of duties performed under this job classification. Individual employees may only perform a subset of the duties listed. This list is not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive:

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  • Determine scope and/or reviews traffic studies prepared by outside entities for site development/site impacts.
  • Review zoning and variance applications for traffic and transportation impacts as well as right of way impacts.
  • Attend Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeal, and/or City Council Meetings as needed; Review Land Disturbance Plans and/or Building Plans for traffic and transportation impacts as well as right of way impacts.
  • Develops & reviews signal timing-timing parameters for new installations; analyzes traffic count data; evaluates existing signal timings.
  • Performs traffic calming studies; recommends traffic calming solutions to management; ensures traffic calming devices are in compliance with applicable traffic control device regulations, standards, and specifications; presents traffic calming presentations as necessary.
  • Performs crash data analysis and developed crash diagrams; develops and maintains top accident location list, recommends solutions, and monitors results.
  • Prepares or oversees the preparation of technical drawings, schematics and installation plans for traffic control devices.
  • Receives and responds to traffic and transportation concerns and issues and determines and recommends appropriate resolutions to maintain positive community/customer relations for the Department and City.
  • Formulates policies and procedures for the department; reviews, amends, and updates department policies, procedures, rules, regulations,  and standards.

Basic Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in civil or traffic engineering or a closely related field with a minimum of 4-years recent experience in traffic or transportation engineering. A minimum of two years supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination or education and experience. A valid Certificate of Engineer in Training (EIT), and Georgia Driver’s License.

Other Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in traffic or civil engineering; A valid Certificate of Registration as a Professional Engineer in Georgia; Certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE); Five (5) years experience in traffic and transportation engineering with at least three (3) in a management or a supervisory position; Municipal traffic-related experience.

Bridge Structural Engineer:

The responsibilities of this position include serving as the Bridge Structural Engineer for the preparation of designs and construction documents for minor and major roadway bridges, retaining walls, culverts, and other transportation-related structures.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  • continuous design activities for a variety of bridge projects.
  • assisting with roadway design and plan preparation
  • cost estimates, report writing, shop drawing review, quality assurance review, client coordination and permitting.

Basic Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology is required. Georgia PE registration, or the ability to obtain with Georgia within 6 months, is required. Experience must include a minimum of 5 years of bridge design related experience.

Bridge Hydraulics experience and Construction and bridge inspection experience is optional but considered a plus if achieved in addition to direct bridge design experience.  Roadway design and plan preparation experience is also optional but will be considered a plus.

Software design experience: MicroStation V8i and InRoads, and structural analysis and design software.  Experience with HEC-RAS, MicroStation V8i and InRoads, and structural analysis and design software.  Experience with HEC-RAS, AutoCAD and other additional CAD platforms will be beneficial, but not required.

Related experience consisting of working directly with GDOT and the Plan Development Process, GDOT collaborative projects with local counties or municipalities, and other local projects utilizing GDOT standards and specifications is not required but will be considered a plus.  Experience should consist of working as the Lead or Team Bridge Engineer for the projects described.  Past responsibilities should include certain project management functions to assist the Project Manager for larger projects or operating as more of a Deputy Project Manager for smaller projects with local or private clients.

Civil Engineer with AutoCAD Civil 3D Experience – Atlanta

Lowe Engineers is seeking a Civil Engineer – Civil Site with AutoCAD Civil 3D experience , to join our Atlanta, GA office. The Civil Engineer will work independently using his or her own discretion while working with the Project Manager in the development of concept plans, performing engineering analysis and design, and producing final construction documents and specifications for a variety of public and private sector projects. The qualified candidate will work with a team of engineers, designers and surveyors to ensure client satisfaction and successful project completion.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

  • Perform assignments using prescribed methods requiring application of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria
  • Perform calculations and analysis using fundamental engineering formulas
  • Design and layout of plans and details
  • Adjust & correlate data, research code issues, design options and document findings
  • Organize and maintain project files
  • Prepare plans, special provisions and estimates
  • Preparation of letter reports and project correspondence
  • Coordinate with other engineering disciplines
  • Communicate with (internal & external) others clearly and professionally in both technical and non-technical terms.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Preparation of proposals, project scope and budgeting
  • Prepare Specifications as required to support CD’s

Qualifications: Requires a BSCE degree and PE license or EIT with the ability to obtain licensure. Requires a minimum of 4 years experience. AutoCAD Civil 3D experience required, Experience with site development work is strongly desired. Excellent communication skills are required.

Field Engineer/Surveyor – Atlanta

Key Responsibilities for a Field Engineer:
· Sets up and maintains permanent control throughout the entire line and grade portion of the project.
· Validates accurate dimensions by reviewing the architectural and structural drawings prior to execution.
· Is able to identify any discrepancies in drawings prior to execution.
· Engages the project lead on the line and grade portion of the project to ensure proper scheduling and sequencing.
· Proficient with the use of advanced instruments and total station to perform an accurate layout.
· Is able to complete a layout in an accurate, efficient, and timely manner.
· Delivers layout information to the project team to ensure proper execution.

Qualifications:
· Knowledge of Microsoft programs, including Word, Excel, Outlook
· Must have excellent organizational and communication skills.
· 5+ years of experience in field engineering, surveying, and layout for a large scale Self-Perform GC or Concrete Contractor.
· Self-perform experience of concrete is required.
· Seeking someone with a variety of project types with emphasis on Commercial/Industrial.
· Knowledge of construction principles/practices required with experience on projects over 1 million dollars.
· Experienced with using advanced instruments and capable of using Total Station to perform layouts.

 

Please send your resume to hr@loweengineers.com ATTN: Human Resources.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.