• Engineer III - Transportation Design

    Job Locations US-TX-San Antonio
    Req No.
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) is a full-service consulting firm offering planning, engineering and program management services. Founded in 1935, LAN has grown from its humble beginnings as a small Houston firm to a national leader in the heavy civil infrastructure engineering industry. A division of LEO A DALY, an international architecture/engineering firm, LAN has access to the expertise of nearly 800 professionals in 31 offices across the country.



    • Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents.
    • Assist in client and sub-consultant contact and communication.
    • Attend client meetings and, occasionally, present information - may require occasional travel and an overnight stay.
    • Assist in the analysis of reports, maps, drawings, soil reports, survey data, and aerial photographs to plan and design projects.
    • Perform design computations and project design specifications for specific system components for overall design efforts.
    • Prepare probable construction cost estimates for your projects.
    • Assist in the preparation or modification of reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, environmental impact studies, permits, and designs.
    • Review construction site to monitor progress and other duties per the contract documents.
    • Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents.
    • Responsible for job specific and/or assigned project team quality system tasks, as defined in the Quality Assurance / Quality Control guidelines.
    • Independently perform engineering assignments with clear and specified objectives and involving types of plans, surveys, investigations, structures or equipment. 
    • Supervise or coordinate the work of designers and others who assist in specific assignments.

    This is a position for professional work in the design of rural and urban roadways and highways. This individual will perform roadway design on TxDOT highway projects under the supervision of a Project Manager and guidance of an experienced design team. The work typically involves basic CADD work using Microstation and Geopak to perform design assignments such as establishing horizontal and vertical alignments, detailing and quantity takeoffs for project features. These features usually include pavement, earthwork, traffic control, signing and pavement marking, structures and other miscellaneous type improvements. Close supervision is typically required and frequent mentoring is provided to develop strong engineering judgment and skills. The ability to work within a team is paramount.


    • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the transportation field.
    • ArcGIS is a bonus.
    • BS in Civil Engineering required

    • EIT required or ability to obtain EIT status within 1 year

    • Experience with using CADD required. Using Microstation, Geopak & Open Roads is a plus

    • General computer literacy using MS Office products required

    • Previous experience/internships in TxDOT highway design is a plus

    • Must be self-motivated to complete tasks and learn design skills

    • Strong verbal and written skills required

    Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc., is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Human Resources Department at 713-266-6900. For more information about your rights under the law, see EEO is the Law




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