Roadway/Highway Engineer
East Lansing, MI 
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don't meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you - don't be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Roadway/Highway Project Engineer - East Lansing, MI

Benesch is hiring a Civil Project Engineer who wants to contribute to the strategic growth initiatives of our Michigan Civil group. In this role, you will both self-perform and direct project teams in the planning and design of infrastructure projects and play an essential role in managing client relationships.

This position can be based out of our Grand Rapids, MI, or Detroit, MI office, based on your preference.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • You will complete project design plans and work closely with Project Managers integrating data and performing fundamental analysis of project elements
  • You will work on a broad range of projects for municipal, public, and private clients
  • You will establish project goals and milestones, define responsibilities, coordinate resources, and monitor project progress
  • You will ensure the development of high-quality engineering documents, including adhering to all internal procedures for quality control, documentation, and project tracking
  • You will champion relationships with key clients throughout Michigan
  • You will contribute to other project work as a technical specialist or advisor, as needed
  • You will represent Benesch at industry events and have active involvement in professional organizations
What We Are Looking For:
  • You will have a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or a related discipline required
  • You will have 8+ years of Civil transportation design experience such as geometrics, traffic highway, and drainage design using MicroStation and Geopak.
  • You are a licensed Project Engineer in the state of Michigan
  • You are experienced working with Michigan DOT/ Federal Aid Local Agency and will be well-versed in applicable codes and standards.
  • You have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, along with excellent written and verbal communication skills to interface effectively with internal staff, clients, contractors, agencies, and the public #LI-MM1

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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