Staff Engineer - Roadway

at Patrick Engineering in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position: Staff Engineer - Roadway
Location: Chicago (Hybrid), IL
Job Id: 917-TR
# of Openings: 1

Patrick Engineering, a RINA company, is seeking a talented Roadway Engineer to fill the role of Roadway Staff Engineer. This is a great opportunity to start or jump-start your career with a design team as it grows nationally.


Job Summary

The Roadway Staff Engineer is responsible for assisting the team in all aspects of the roadway design process, from feasibility studies through completion of construction administration. The Roadway Staff Engineer should anticipate being part of the team assigned to complete public involvement activities (meetings, hearings, community advisory group events, stakeholder outreach, etc.); preliminary design plan development (drafting, alignment & profiles, utility data collection, ROW verification, geometric layout); preparing final contract documents (drafting, finalizing geometric design, Maintenance of Traffic, quantity calculations, etc.).

The Roadway Staff Engineer may be asked to provide support in preparing various reports and conducting field inspections to verify design conditions under the supervision of a licensed engineer. This individual will need to be able to work with other engineers on a project team and communicate effectively with project team members, other disciplines, subconsultants, and clients. The Engineer at this level is in a developmental mode, being trained under close supervision in utilizing engineering theories/practices and gaining exposure to company procedures.

Primary Responsibilities

Assist in preparing and issuing client deliverables and other documents sent by Patrick Engineering to outside parties under the supervision of a licensed engineer.
Provide support in the preparation of calculations to support the client deliverables, such as material quantity takeoffs, cost estimates, and outside party coordination.
Complete assigned tasks per the direction given, in the allotted hours and within the timeframe.
Utilize MicroStation and AutoCAD to develop engineering drawings.
Perform field work to verify existing design conditions, check work progress, problem-solving, and public outreach.
Observe safety and security procedures; report potentially unsafe conditions and use equipment and materials properly.
Perform other duties associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Professional Requirements

Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited institution required (discipline in Civil, Transportation, or equivalent fields of study).
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification preferred or ability to obtain within six months of hire date.
Relevant internship experience or entry-level design experience in Transportation is preferred.
0-4 years of entry-level design experience required.
Basic familiarity with standard roadway design practices.
Familiarity with Bentley Roadway software (MicroStation, ProjectWise, Open-Roads, Geopak, etc.). Civil3D or GIS experience is a plus.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.

Additional Requirements

20% travel ( i.e., job sites) may be required based upon business need.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.




To continue the expansion Patrick has experienced over the past 40 years, and to capitalize on the recent acquisition made by global corporation RINA, Patrick is planning for significant growth in North and South America. RINA is a worldwide engineering consultancy firm that provides an expansive range of services across the energy and mobility, marine, infrastructure, real estate, and industrial sectors. Patrick focuses on working with clients in the infrastructure, transportation, technology and renewable energy sectors throughout the entire process of project delivery - from planning and controls, comprehensive management services and construction, through to operations and maintenance. Combining forces with RINA presents an exciting opportunity to attract talented and multicultural people and to expand both our worldwide footprint and service offerings in new markets and application sectors.


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It is the policy of Patrick Engineering Inc. ("Patrick") to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy) national origin, age, disabilities, marital status, sexual orientation, genetics military status, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, other protected veterans (veterans who served during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a badge has been authorized,), and Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.

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Job Posting: 11289654

Posted On: Sep 16, 2023

Updated On: Oct 16, 2023

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