Principal Design Engineer / Temporary Works Engineer

  • Category
  • Location
    Lewisville, Texas
  • Type
    Direct hire

Client Type: EPC – Infrastructure

Location: Lewisville, TX

Title: Principal Design Engineer / Temporary Works Engineer

Position Type: Direct/Full-Time

Salary: $118,000 – 215,500

Start: ASAP

Our client is seeking to fill the role of Principal Design Engineer / Temporary Works Engineer. The purpose of this position is to provide technical support for temporary works (including certified drawings and calculations), essential administrative processes, technical knowledge, and direction as listed. This position has oversight of a specific area, and acts as a representative to the department ensuring technical accuracy in project execution in all phases. This role has the responsibility to promote Company’s competitiveness within the global marketplace by delivering quality services of unmatched value and technical competence. This is the Lead position on assigned projects or performs engineering assignments of any complexity.

  • Develop and review estimates and schedules, progress reports, including manpower forecasts
  • Establish, track, and monitor material key quantities; provide analysis and forecasts
  • Develop and review specifications, including design criteria
  • Participate in activities associated with equipment and material procurement, permitting, and subcontracting
  • Perform and check calculations, specify equipment, and solve problems of difficult engineering complexity
  • Serve as Supervising Lead providing guidance/supervision to other leads and function as mentor to less experienced engineers including performance appraisal input and counseling
  • Analyze and make independent recommendations regarding solutions to problems with varying complexity in accordance with organization and/or project objectives and guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Must be authorized to work in the US
  • Accredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in engineering field of study and sixteen (16) years of work-related experience
  • Specific industry knowledge of roadway, bridge and transit design
  • Experienced in CAD
  • Experience in Support of Excavation (SOE) Design
  • Experience in calculations and drawing for smaller bridge erections
  • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and visitors
  • Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines
  • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
  • Preferred qualifications:
    • Professional registration and membership in technical society, Licensed PE
    • Advanced knowledge of discipline codes and standards, commercial availability and cost of materials
    • Effort-hour estimating and staff forecasting
    • Managing and leading a large project
    • Project set-up, developing control-level schedules, progress reporting and project close-out
    • Practical field experience
    • Intermediate computer and software skills to include the use of word processing, e-mail, spreadsheet and electronic presentation programs

  • Health & Prescription Drug Program
  • Wellness Program
  • Teladoc
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision
  • Life & Accident Coverage
  • Disability Coverage
  • Salaried Retirement & Savings Plans
  • TOWP (Time Off With Pay)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Education Assistance
  • Voluntary Benefits

Notice to Candidates: Background checks are carried out as part of any conditional offer made, including (but not limited to & role dependent) education, professional registration, employment, references, passport verifications, and Global Watchlist screening.


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