Kimley-Horn’s experts have designed airports across the world, from general aviation facilities to large hubs. Our team consists of more than 100 aviation specialists with extensive terminal, landside, and airside experience. From project managers and airport planners to analysts and design specialists, our professionals have a strong relationship with the FAA’s personnel and a keen understanding of their policies and procedures, giving us in-depth understanding that can benefit your project. Our team possesses the knowledge and resources to guide you through any design challenge while providing creative and cost-effective solutions.
We are seeking a motivated, energetic Aviation Project Engineer to join our rapidly growing Colorado Aviation team in one of our fastest growing offices across the firm in Denver, Colorado. The role will help support/manage aviation projects in addition to assisting our growth in the Colorado area.
Primary duties include:
Design and construction administration of airports, including grading, drainage, pavement design, specifications, and construction safety plans
Collaborating and/or coordinating design teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and technicians
AutoCAD Civil3d design
Lead and support aviation design construction projects as the project representative for design
Support planning and design of airport projects as requested
Prepare analysis reports in support of airport planning, design, and construction
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of aviation management and other staff, contractors, and others encountered in the course of work
Supervise and coordinate the work product of Analysts and other technical staff on various transportation/aviation engineering projects.
Manage and deliver tasks under limited supervision and guidance.
Candidate must have 8+ years of experience within airport design and construction.
Ability to obtain a PE within one year of employment
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines.
Ability and desire to manage projects and work with clients
At Kimley-Horn, we do things differently. People—clients and employees—are at the forefront of our business. Clients know we are laser-focused on their success. Employees know our culture and approach to business are built on a desire to see our staff flourish, one and all. Both groups know that with Kimley-Horn, they can expect more and experience better.
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Clients know they can count on Kimley-Horn—that’s why almost 90% of our business comes from repeat clients. They know that our engineers, planners, and environmental scientists apply creativity and rigor to deliver outstanding results. We have a long track record of developing solutions that save our clients time and money, and can share real-world examples of cases where we’ve identified savings that surpass our fees. Whether your business is national or local, and whether your projects involve public infrastructure or private development, we seek to reduce your risk and increase your success.
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