Transportation Engineer

Civil Works, Inc. is pleased to share we have a new opportunity for a Transportation Engineer to join our firm in Miami & Ft. Lauderdale!

In the role of Transportation Engineer, CWI will count on you to:

  • Work as a key member of a highway/roadway design team for moderate to large projects and work independently on smaller projects
  • Prepare the following roadway/highway design work using FDOT, local or AASHTO standards: horizontal and vertical alignment, roadway sections, intersection layout and sight distance determination, interchange layout, roadway drainage
  • Prepare the following elements of various sizes of contract plans, specifications and estimates: roadway sections, alignment/right-of-way plans, site preparation plans, roadway profiles, drainage plans and profiles, utility plans, paving, pavement marking plans, signing plans, traffic control plans, Signalization Plans, Lighting Plans
  • Assist in the management of larger projects and/or manage smaller projects
  • Include preparing scopes, budgets and schedules
  • Serve as technical liaison with clients on project efforts and coordinates technical efforts within discipline areas.
  • Manage the following work elements: day-to-day communication (verbal and written) with the client, support and advise junior engineers and technical staff, write reports and technical memos, coordinate with sub-consultants, keep project on schedule and within budget, and keep client satisfied
  • Perform other duties as needed


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
  • Professional Engineering License in Florida
  • 5+ years (post P.E.) of increasingly responsible design experience
  • Proficient knowledge of Bentley OpenRoads, and/or Autodesk Civil3D Experience with FDOT Bar Menus or other design software as appropriate
  • Knowledge of the FDOT Design Manual a must
  • Previous experience designing District 4 and 6 projects preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our Civil Works Team

Work schedule: Enjoy a four-day work week! Monday through Thursday, 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. On rare occasions, Fridays and/or weekend work may be needed, with ample notice provided.
Location: This is a full-time, in-office position.

Travel: Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be required according to the needs of the business.

Compensation & Benefits: We offer a comprehensive and competitive compensation and benefits package to enhance your personal needs. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Benefits for regular full-time employees include:

  • 80 hours of accrued vacation time
  • 40 hours of accrued sick time
  • Holidays – 5 paid holidays, and we are closed the week between Christmas and New Years!
  • Medical and Life Insurance – CWI pays 100% of the insurance premiums for Employee Only coverage. Dependent coverage and other benefits such as dental, vision, etc., are the responsibility of the employee.
Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Country: United States
State: Florida

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