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Resident Engineer- Highway Construction

Boswell Engineering
New York, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Boswell Engineering is seeking a Resident Engineering/CEI candidate with experience on highway/bridge projects for assignment on a NYSDOT project in Region 11 (Bronx, NY). A synopsis of the primary duties of the Resident Engineer include responsibility for Construction Engineering and Inspection services; project controls; staff supervision; and quality control.


  • Manage construction inspection activities and provide contractor oversight
  • Provide guidance and coordinate both field and office inspection personnel
  • Enforce client policies and project specific objectives
  • Administer and manage the project from the construction phase through contract closeout
  • Oversee and ensure all facets of the project are constructed in accordance with the contract documents, budget and schedule
  • Evaluate the adequacy of the contractor’s personnel and equipment including the availability of personnel and supplies
  • Function as the primary liaison between the company and client interface
  • Maintain the Engineers Daily Project Diary describing work progress, problems encountered and other pertinent information
  • Adheres to internal standards, policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Current registration with the NYS Education Department as a Professional Engineer
  • Significant history as a Resident Engineer on NYSDOT transportation projects, i.e., highway, bridge, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience with NYSDOT, as a NICET IV Resident Engineer
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of SiteManager
  • Experience and familiarity with MURK
  • Ability to interpret plans/specifications and properly document collected data
  • Experience with estimating, scheduling and project management software preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Possess strong people and communication skills
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to work night and/or weekends as required

We recognize that the best way to provide services of the highest quality is by investing in our employees. Our competitive compensation and benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Company paid life insurance and voluntary life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health savings account
  • 401K with a company match
  • Paid vacation, sick days, and holidays
  • Tuition assistance
  • Employee referral bonuses

AAP/EEO Statement

Boswell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, age, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

Company Description
Boswell Engineering, a full service, multi-disciplinary engineering firm, with offices located in New Jersey and New York, has been offering professional services to public and private sector clients since its founding in 1924. At Boswell Engineering we are constantly advancing our capabilities by developing and using innovative approaches and technologies on a wide variety of challenging projects.

Boswell Engineering


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New York, NY



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