Atlas Engineering Group > Highway Designer/Engineer II

A successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter who aspires to work in a team environment and ultimately grow into a leadership role in project management.

Office Location

This position would fulfill responsibilities at our Northbrook office.  

Duties & Key Responsibilities

  • Perform engineering design tasks for roadway projects, from preliminary to final design
  • Develop specifications, cost estimates, and prepare final bid packages
  • Establish working relationships and contact with client technical staff and project managers, especially in IDOT
  • Provide engineering design services for traditional design-bid-build projects and design-build highway projects
  • Assist senior engineers and project managers in developing final design plans, including but not limited to cross-sections, traffic control, drainage, and signing and pavement markings plans
  • Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost and scheduling performance
  • Participate in project by completing tasks within schedule and budget with teams comprised of different disciplines


  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering required.
  • Engineering in Training (EIT) License is preferred but not required
  • 4 to 7 years’ progressive engineering experience possessing a broad knowledge and experience in transportation/design and strong technical skills in highway design is required
  • Knowledge of IDOT design standards is required.
  • Full and in-depth familiarity with AutoCADD and Civil 3D software is required
  • Experience with MicroStation is desirable
  • Adept at executing project management tasks with minimum oversight such as scheduling and time management; monitoring project costs
  • Excellent and effective written/verbal communications skills

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