Senior Highway Engineer

Senior Highway Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Highway Engineer to join our team.


  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Supervise and perform AutoCAD or MicroStation drafting to support various design teams;
  • Responsible for preparation of project reports, plans, specifications, and estimate bid packages;
  • Interact with clients, support technical project design meetings;
  • Ensuring that production of specifications, reports and analyses meet scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements.


  • Nevada PE registration, or ability to receive within six months;
  • Five (5) years of experience in the design and preparation of project reports and construction contract documents for roadways and highways;
  • Familiar with AASHTO Highway Design Guide, NDOT Road Design Guide, MUTCD, ADA Accessibility Guidelines;
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies;
  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program;
  • Preferred Qualifications;
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program;
  • Experience with developing designs for Nevada DOT linear development projects;
  • Experience developing bid packages, including plans, construction cost estimates, and technical specifications;
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and ability to work within a team environment;
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, AutoCAD Civil 3D or MicroStation V8i and Inroads.